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$66,468.00 Grant Awarded to Cape Cod Cooperative Extension for Stormwater Treatment Systems Study

$66,468.00 Grant Awarded to Cape Cod Cooperative Extension for Stormwater Treatment Systems Study

By on November 18, 2015 in Awards, Department News, Recent News

Barnstable County is very proud to announce that the Environmental Protection Agency awarded a competitive grant, in the amount of $66,468.00, to the Cape Cod Cooperative Extension for its proposal to conduct a comparative study of stormwater treatment systems in two towns on Cape Cod.  The project will allow the County to gather data to […]

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Barnstable County FY2015 Annual Report Hits the Stands!

Barnstable County FY2015 Annual Report Hits the Stands!

By on November 4, 2015 in Misc, Recent News

The County Commissioners are proud to announce the Barnstable County FY15 Annual Report is now available online and in print! The report presents the Fiscal Year 2015 work accomplished by the County departments and highlights their valuable community programs & services.  The Annual Report was shortened this year to increase readability, marketing capacity and further […]

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Barnstable County Commissioners Appoint Co-Chairs to Regional Substance Abuse Council

Barnstable County Commissioners Appoint Co-Chairs to Regional Substance Abuse Council

By on November 3, 2015 in Department News, Recent News

The Barnstable County Commissioners recently appointed three individuals to serve as co-chairs of the Barnstable County Regional Substance Abuse Council.  The Commissioners appointed Beth Albert, Director of the Barnstable County Department of Human Services, Cheryl Bartlett, Executive Director of the Office of Community Health at Cape Cod Healthcare, and Ray Tamasi, CEO and President of Gosnold […]

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Barnstable County Welcomes New Finance Director

Barnstable County Welcomes New Finance Director

By on September 29, 2015 in Department News, Recent News

New Finance Director/Treasurer, Mary McIsaac, was sworn in and welcomed to her new position officially.  Ms. McIsaac brings to the County a strong background in public sector finance including experience in both municipal and state government.

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Take the Clean Air Challenge Sept 20th-27th!

Take the Clean Air Challenge Sept 20th-27th!

By on September 17, 2015 in Department News, Recent News

Join us in the Clean Air Challenge & Rethink Your Commute! Click the link and take the Clean Air Challenge!   Barnstable County & the Cape Cod Commission are registered partners with MassRIDES.  We participate with nuride.com and help promote smarter commuting through preferential carpool parking, bike racks, promoting CCRTA bus service, and MassRIDES’ emergency ride […]

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10th Annual National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

10th Annual National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

By on September 17, 2015 in Recent News

On Saturday, September 26th from 10a.m. – 2 p.m., thousands of pounds of prescription drugs will be disposed of safely across Cape Cod during the 10th Annual National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day thanks to the dedication and hard work of our town’s Police Departments. We know unused prescription medications in homes create a public health […]

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CAPE & ISLANDS SUICIDE PREVENTION COALITION REMEMBRANCE CEREMONY

CAPE & ISLANDS SUICIDE PREVENTION COALITION REMEMBRANCE CEREMONY

By on September 4, 2015 in Events & Ceremonies, Recent News

Ribbon Ceremony and Annual Meeting of the Cape & Islands Suicide Prevention Coalition Thursday, September 10, 2015 from 11:15 AM–12:45 PM Rooms 11/12 in the Barnstable Superior Courthouse 3195 Main Street, Barnstable Village   In recognition of National Suicide Prevention Week, the Cape & Islands Suicide Prevention Coalition will hold a ribbon ceremony to commemorate those people we have lost […]

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Congratulations Received from the County Executives of America

Congratulations Received from the County Executives of America

By on September 3, 2015 in Awards, Department News, Recent News

Barnstable County received official congratulations from the County Executives of America on our recent Digital County Award.  Barnstable County IT participated in the Digital Counties Survey and was awarded 8th place in the nation (150,000-249,999 population category) as one of the top innovative counties.   (See Barnstable County Places in Top Ten Digital Counties 2015 […]

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AmeriCorps Cape Cod Year 16 Report to the Community

AmeriCorps Cape Cod Year 16 Report to the Community

By on August 6, 2015 in Department News, Recent News

AmeriCorps Cape Cod released its Year 16 Report to the Community.  View report below to learn more about the outstanding contribution AmeriCorps Cape Cod makes to our community. Click on the image on the right to view & print or use our flipbook below to read online.

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Barnstable County Places In Top 10 U.S. Digital Counties 2015 AGAIN!

Barnstable County Places In Top 10 U.S. Digital Counties 2015 AGAIN!

For the second year in a row,  Barnstable County is being recognized as one of the nation’s leading examples of counties using technology to improve services and boost efficiencies.   This year, Barnstable County placed 8th in the nation (population category 150,000-249,999) as a fantastic followup to their 2014 9th Place Award. The Center for […]

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