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Barnstable County Regional Substance Use Council to Host 3rd Annual Parent Summit on Substance Use

Barnstable County Regional Substance Use Council to Host 3rd Annual Parent Summit on Substance Use

For Immediate Release: Barnstable County Regional Substance Use Council to Host 3rd Annual Parent Summit on Substance Use Spotlight on vaping and how anxiety and depression play key role in substance use BARNSTABLE, MA. (April 29, 2019) – The Barnstable County Regional Substance Use Council will host its 3rd Annual Parent Summit to provide parents […]

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For Immediate Release: Planning for A Resilient Cape Cod Economy Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy Public Comment Period Open

For Immediate Release: Planning for A Resilient Cape Cod Economy Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy Public Comment Period Open

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 26, 2019 INFORMATION FROM THE CAPE COD COMMISSION BARNSTABLE COUNTY Media Contacts: Kristy Senatori, Executive Director ksenatori@capecodcommission.org | 508-362-3828 Leslie Richardson, Chief Economic Development Officer lrichardson@capecodcommission.org | 508-362-3828 Planning for A Resilient Cape Cod Economy Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy Public Comment Period Open The Barnstable County Economic Development Council (BCEDC) […]

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For Immediate Release: Cape Cod Metropolitan Planning Organization Released (3) Documents for Public Review

For Immediate Release: Cape Cod Metropolitan Planning Organization Released (3) Documents for Public Review

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 24, 2019 INFORMATION FROM THE CAPE COD COMMISSION BARNSTABLE COUNTY Media Contact: Steven Tupper, Transportation Program Manager | stupper@capecodcommission.org | 508-362-3828 Public Comment Period Open for Regional Transportation Documents – Planning for the Future Transportation Needs of Cape Cod The Cape Cod Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) has released three (3) documents for a 21-day […]

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For Immediate Release: Announcing the 2019 Massachusetts Youth Count Survey for the Cape and Islands

For Immediate Release: Announcing the 2019 Massachusetts Youth Count Survey for the Cape and Islands

Barnstable County, MA – April 22, 2019 – The Homeless Prevention Council is pleased to announce that it is conducting the 2019 Massachusetts Youth Count Survey for the Cape and Islands. This annual effort is a project of the Cape and Islands Regional Network on Homelessness. The Youth Count 2019 runs through May 12th, 2019. […]

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Attend the Third Annual Parent Summit

Attend the Third Annual Parent Summit

Parents and caregivers are invited to attend the My Choice Matters: Parenting to Prevent Substance Use Summit | Sunday, May 19th 12:00 PM – 3:30 PM at the Cape Codder in Hyannis. This is a FREE event. Please get the details here – and share with other parents and caregivers. http://bit.ly/MCMParentSummit *Brought to you by […]

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Barnstable County Fire & Rescue Training Academy – Draft of Public Involvement Plan to be Presented RESCHEDULED to May 2 | 5PM

Barnstable County Fire & Rescue Training Academy – Draft of Public Involvement Plan to be Presented RESCHEDULED to May 2 | 5PM

Please note that these meeting was recently updated to reflect a change in the time and will now be meeting at Barnstable Town Hall in the Hearing Room on May 2 from 5:00 – 6:30 PM. NOTICE OF INITIAL PUBLIC INVOLVEMENT PLAN SITE MEETING | BARNSTABLE COUNTY FIRE AND RESCUE TRAINING ACADEMY – 155 SOUTH […]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 12, 2019 – Information from the Barnstable County Human Rights Commission

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 12, 2019 – Information from the Barnstable County Human Rights Commission

Media Contact: Janice O’Connell | Assembly of Delegates Clerk Phone: 508 375-6761| Email: joconnell@barnstablecounty.org BARNSTABLE, MA – The Barnstable County Assembly of Delegates will hold a public hearing on Proposed Ordinance 19-02, Wednesday, April 17th at 4:15 PM, at the East Wing Conference Center of the Old Jail House, Barnstable County Complex, 3195 Main St. […]

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What Cape Cod Needs to Know about Recycle Smart and the State of the Cape

What Cape Cod Needs to Know about Recycle Smart and the State of the Cape

By on March 27, 2019 in Department News, Recent News

Barnstable County Municipal Assistance Coordinator (MAC) Kari Parcell discusses the new Mass DEP program Recycle Smart and provides an overview of the current “State of the Cape” and recycling markets since the National Sword was enacted in January of 2018. In August of 2018, Mass DEP launched the “RecycleSmart” website featuring a Recycle Smart Guide.  […]

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Message From the Cape Cod Regional Municipal Police Academy Director Peter L. Carnes

Message From the Cape Cod Regional Municipal Police Academy Director Peter L. Carnes

By on March 22, 2019 in Department News, Misc, Recent News

Message From the Cape Cod Regional Municipal Police Academy Director Peter L. Carnes On Behalf of the Chiefs of Police of the Cape Cod Law Enforcement Council, The Police Academy Board of Directors, The County Commissioners of Barnstable County, and our County Administrator, is it my privilege to invite you to visit www.capecodpoliceacademy.org where you will […]

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For Immediate Release: Barnstable County Fire & Rescue Training Academy Hosts 6-day Fire Officer I Program

For Immediate Release: Barnstable County Fire & Rescue Training Academy Hosts 6-day Fire Officer I Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 22, 2019 Media Contact: Phil Burt | Director Barnstable County Fire Rescue Training Academy Email: pburt@barnstablecounty.org Phone: 508-375-6902 Cell: 774-994-7512 Barnstable County Fire & Rescue Training Academy Provided 20 Cape Cod Fire Fighters with Local Option for Required Fire Officer I Program BARNSTABLE, MA – The Barnstable County Fire & Rescue […]

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