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Meet Barnstable County’s Nutrition and Food Safety Educator

Meet Barnstable County’s Nutrition and Food Safety Educator

By on July 21, 2020 in Misc, Recent News

Today’s Barnstable County Employee Feature goes to Kim Concra! Kim has worked at the Cape Cod Cooperative Extension for the past 14 years. Kim conducts safe food handling classes and ServSafe instruction for Barnstable County foodservice workers and managers. She also champions community access to fresh, local food, teaching nutrition workshops, food pantry nutrition education, […]

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Farmer’s Markets Coupon Books Valued at $25 Available for Qualifying Residents

Farmer’s Markets Coupon Books Valued at $25 Available for Qualifying Residents

By on July 20, 2020 in Recent News

The Cape Cod Cooperative Extension Nutrition Team would like to bring your attention to a benefit currently offered to qualifying residents, distributed by Elder Services of Cape Cod and the Islands. Elder Services of Cape Cod and the Islands, Inc. will be distributing Farmer’s Market coupons for low income individuals (individuals who qualify for programs […]

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County Commissioner Ron Beaty Announces New Virtual Constituent Office Hours Through September 

County Commissioner Ron Beaty Announces New Virtual Constituent Office Hours Through September 

By on July 18, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Ron Beaty Phone: 774-994-2959 Email: ron.beaty@barnstablecounty.org County Commissioner Ron Beaty Announces New Virtual Constituent Office Hours Through September CAPE COD, MA-Saturday, July 18, 2019: Due to the ongoing Coronavirus Pandemic situation, Barnstable County Commissioner Ron Beaty announced today his new virtual constituent office hours. Effective immediately until the end of September, Commissioner Beaty […]

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Announcing the New Edition of the Massachusetts Homeowner’s Handbook to Prepare for Coastal Hazard

Announcing the New Edition of the Massachusetts Homeowner’s Handbook to Prepare for Coastal Hazard

By on July 17, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

Barnstable County and the Woods Hole Sea Grant released the newest MA Homeowner’s Handbook edition to Prepare for Coastal Hazards.  This is vital information for residents on preparing for hurricanes, nor’easters and floods. Download the handbook at https://bit.ly/2Zyr0N2  

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Are You and Your Family Prepared?

Are You and Your Family Prepared?

By on July 16, 2020 in Misc, Recent News

It’s Hurricane Preparedness Week in Massachusetts! We’ve partnered with Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency and other agencies to remind you to prepare for the impacts of a tropical storm or hurricane.  In this video, Barnstable County’s Emergency Preparedness Specialist Andrew Platt, explains our regional shelter system on Cape Cod and provides tips on being ready for […]

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Meet Barnstable County’s Hazardous Materials Environmental Specialist Kalliope Chute

Meet Barnstable County’s Hazardous Materials Environmental Specialist Kalliope Chute

By on July 15, 2020 in Misc, Recent News

Today’s Employee Feature goes to Kalliope Chute! Kalliope works as a Hazardous Materials Environmental Specialist in the Water Quality and Hazardous Materials program at the Cape Cod Cooperative Extension. Kalliope’s job is to help protect Cape Cod’s sole source aquifer from chemical contamination.  When asked what she likes best about working for the County and the people of […]

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Cape Cod Medical Reserve Corps: FROM THE HEART: Selfless to the corps

Cape Cod Medical Reserve Corps: FROM THE HEART: Selfless to the corps

By on July 13, 2020 in Misc, Recent News

In this July 9 Barnstable Patriot article written by Barbara Dunn, you’ll learn about the general role of  Cape Cod Medical Reserve Corps under the direction of Diana Gaumond and some specifics of the program. “Her desire to help others began at a young age. It was a passion that evolved into a career in […]

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DEADLINE EXTENDED: License Plate Grant Funds Available for COVID-19 Recovery and Resiliency Projects

DEADLINE EXTENDED: License Plate Grant Funds Available for COVID-19 Recovery and Resiliency Projects

By on July 10, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

DEADLINE EXTENDED: License Plate Grant Funds Available for COVID-19 Recovery and Resiliency Projects Government and nonprofit entities eligible for funds to support local and regional recovery efforts FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (July 10, 2020) – The deadline for proposals from local or regional governmental or nonprofit agencies for COVID-19 recovery and resiliency projects has been extended […]

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Announcing the Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year 2020

Announcing the Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year 2020

By on July 10, 2020 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

The Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year Selection Committee in partnership with the Barnstable County Commissioners is proud to announce that the winner of the 19th Annual Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year Award is MARION “MIMI” McCONNELL of Cotuit. ABOUT THE RECIPIENT: Mimi McConnell’s name was placed into […]

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Registry of Deeds Real Estate Activity for June 2020

Registry of Deeds Real Estate Activity for June 2020

By on July 8, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

Sales Volume Continues Slides, Mortgage Volume Spikes June 7, 2020 – Barnstable County Register of Deeds, John F. Meade, reports that the volume of real estate sales in June 2020 was down 9.5% from June 2019 volume and the total value of sales was down 3.7% from the previous year.  The median individual property sale […]

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