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County Awarded $10,000 to support the Community Garden Initiative and the Municipal Shellfish Program

County Awarded $10,000 to support the Community Garden Initiative and the Municipal Shellfish Program

By on April 8, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

For Immediate Release April 8, 2021 – Barnstable, MA. | Cape Cod 5 recently awarded Barnstable County Government’s Cape Cod Cooperative Extension $10,000 to support the Community Garden Initiative and the Municipal Shellfish Program. Both Extension programs are in response to the impacts of COVID‐19. “We at Cape Cod 5 are proud to be partnering […]

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Get to know the newest members of the Cape Legislative Delegation!

Get to know the newest members of the Cape Legislative Delegation!

By on April 7, 2021 in Recent News

Attend this virtual event on Thursday, April 15th, 2021 – 9:00 to 1030 AM Cape Women’s Coalition and The League of Women Voters of the Cape Cod Area will co-present a zoom roundtable discussion with Senator Susan Moran, Representatives Kip Diggs and Steven Xiarhos, and moderated by Dean of the Cape Legislative Delegation, State Representative […]

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County to Hold “Coastal Homeowner Buyout” Forum on April 21

County to Hold “Coastal Homeowner Buyout” Forum on April 21

By on April 7, 2021 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

For Immediate Release County to Hold “Coastal Homeowner Buyout” Forum on April 21 April 7, 2021 – Barnstable, MA. | On Wednesday, April 21, Barnstable County will hold a “Coastal Homeowner Buyout Forum” to outline federal assistance programs available for homeowners who currently live in high-risk areas and may be interested in relocating. The information presented in […]

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The Dredge Report | Week of March 21, 2021

The Dredge Report | Week of March 21, 2021

By on April 1, 2021 in Dredge Archives, Misc, Recent News

Sand Shifter – Stage Harbor, Chatham Nearing the end of this project, last week we were able to dredge three out of six days with dredging operations having to stop due to winds/seas. We are anticipating just another two days of dredging to clean up some of the shoals in the middle of the channel. […]

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Barnstable County to Celebrate  National County Government Month

Barnstable County to Celebrate National County Government Month

By on April 1, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

April will highlight county contributions to public health and safety, other county programs Barnstable, MA (April 1, 2021) — Barnstable County will celebrate National County Government Month (NCGM) during April to showcase how the County supports the 15 towns across Cape Cod to achieve healthy, safe, and vibrant communities. The theme for this year’s celebration of […]

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Read the Latest Edition of the Department of Human Services E-Newsletter

Read the Latest Edition of the Department of Human Services E-Newsletter

By on March 29, 2021 in Recent News

Do you receive the Barnstable County Department of Human Services bi-weekly e-newsletter? Read the latest edition and learn more about health and human service topics of interest for people living and working in Barnstable County. Go to https://conta.cc/3snP01l

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Cape Cod Cooperative Extension Welcomes Sandi Shepherd-Gay as Youth Extension Educator

Cape Cod Cooperative Extension Welcomes Sandi Shepherd-Gay as Youth Extension Educator

By on March 26, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

For Immediate Release March 26, 2021 – Barnstable, MA. | The Cape Cod Cooperative Extension Program, a Barnstable County department, is pleased to announce that Sandi Shepherd-Gay has been hired as the part-time Youth Extension Educator for Barnstable County, Barnstable County 4-H. Sandi received her Bachelor of Science degree from Bridgewater State University and Master of […]

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All Veterans, their spouses and caregivers can now get COVID-19 vaccinations from VA

All Veterans, their spouses and caregivers can now get COVID-19 vaccinations from VA

By on March 26, 2021 in Recent News

All Veterans, their spouses and caregivers can get COVID-19 vaccinations from VA under the SAVE LIVES Act signed into law March 24. UPDATE March 25th, 6:30pm: For the latest information, Stay Informed here. Covered individuals can receive a vaccine from VA due to the ongoing COVID-19 public health emergency. Under the bill, covered individuals are: Veterans who […]

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The Dredge Report | Week of March 14, 2021

The Dredge Report | Week of March 14, 2021

By on March 24, 2021 in Recent News

Sand Shifter – Stage Harbor, Chatham With strong winds continuing over the weekend and into the beginning of the week, work continued on repairing sections of pipe on Monday and Tuesday in the Hardings Beach parking lot. During this time we also changed the discharge location from the Cockle Cove area to an area east […]

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Practice environmental stewardship with AmeriCorps Cape Cod during Earth Week

Practice environmental stewardship with AmeriCorps Cape Cod during Earth Week

By on March 23, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

For Immediate Release Barnstable County AmeriCorps Cape Cod Announce 20th Annual Canal Clean-Up March 23, 2021 – Barnstable, MA. – AmeriCorps Cape Cod has partnered with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to organize the 20th Annual Cape Cod Canal Clean-Up when over 200 volunteers come annually to walk along the banks of the Cape Cod Canal and pick up hundreds […]

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