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For Immediate Release: Nancy Shoemaker Named Mercy Otis Warren – Cape Cod Woman of the Year 2018

For Immediate Release: Nancy Shoemaker Named Mercy Otis Warren – Cape Cod Woman of the Year 2018

By on May 11, 2018 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: May 9, 2018 SUBJECT: MERCY OTIS WARREN CAPE COD WOMAN OF THE YEAR SELECTION COMMITTEE ANNOUNCES THE WINNER OF THE 17th ANNUAL AWARD CONTACT: Judy Walden Scarafile, Chair, judyscarafile@gmail.com. 508-362-3036 The Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year Selection Committee in partnership with the Barnstable County Commissioners is proud […]

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Barnstable County Tick Expert Larry Dapsis in the News!

Barnstable County Tick Expert Larry Dapsis in the News!

Read the latest interview with Barnstable County Entomologist Larry Dapsis for important information and reminders about ticks and prevention of tick-borne related illness.

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Barnstable County Cooperative Extension awarded $985,000 in collaboration with Woods Hole Sea Grant

Barnstable County Cooperative Extension awarded $985,000 in collaboration with Woods Hole Sea Grant

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 2, 2018 Media Contact: Michael Maguire, Cape Cod Cooperative Extension Director | Phone: 508-375-6701 | Email: mmaguire@barnstablecounty.org Barnstable County Cooperative Extension awarded $985,000 over a 4-year period in collaboration with Woods Hole Sea Grant BARNSTABLE COUNTY, MA – The Barnstable County Cape Cod Cooperative Extension has been named a subrecipient for […]

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For Immediate Release: Cape Cod Celebrates Bay State Bike Week

For Immediate Release: Cape Cod Celebrates Bay State Bike Week

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 1, 2018 INFORMATION FROM THE CAPE COD COMMISSION | BARNSTABLE COUNTY Media Contacts: Lev Malakhoff, Senior Transportation Engineer | Cape Cod Commission | 508-362-3828 Kristen Boyd | Cape Cod Regional Transit Authority | 508-775-8504 www.capecodcommission.org/initiatives/bikeped     Cape Cod Celebrates Bay State Bike Week May 12-20, 2018   BARNSTABLE COUNTY, […]

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For Immediate Release: Planning For the Future Needs of Cape Cod

For Immediate Release: Planning For the Future Needs of Cape Cod

  April 26, 2018 INFORMATION FROM THE CAPE COD COMMISSION BARNSTABLE COUNTY Media Contact: Steven Tupper, Transportation Program Manager stupper@capecodcommission.org 508-362-3828 www.capecodcommission.org/tip   Planning for the Future Transportation Needs of Cape Cod   Notice of Opportunity for Public Comment on Transportation Planning Documents   The Cape Cod Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) has released two (2) […]

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For Immediate Release: Dennis Union Church Congregation Raises over $1,100 from “Loose Change” for local Children’s Organizations.

For Immediate Release: Dennis Union Church Congregation Raises over $1,100 from “Loose Change” for local Children’s Organizations.

Dennis Union Church Congregation Raises over $1,100 from “Loose Change” Collection dedicated to local Children’s Organizations. April 17th, 2018, Dennis. Since creating its “Change for Children” fund in March, the Dennis Union Church raised $1,126.14, solely from members donating their loose change. Yesterday, the loose change was converted to two checks and presented to Children’s […]

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Mourning the Loss of Officer Sean Gannon

Mourning the Loss of Officer Sean Gannon

By on April 13, 2018 in Misc, Recent News

Today we mourn the sudden loss of Officer Sean Gannon. All of us at Barnstable County would like to offer our deepest condolences to Sean’s wife Dara, Sean’s family, and the Town of Yarmouth. Our thoughts and prayers are with you, and with police officers everywhere.

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Celebrate World Fish Migration Day at the Harwich Herring River

Celebrate World Fish Migration Day at the Harwich Herring River

For Immediate Release, April 12, 2018 Re: April 21st Open House at the Harwich Bells Neck Conservation Area river herring ladder For more information please contact: Abigail Archer, Marine Resource Specialist at 508-375-6702 aarcher@barnstablecounty.org Sara Turner, MA Division of Marine Fisheries 508-742-9737 sara.turner@state.ma.us Michael Lach, Harwich Conservation Trust 508-432-3997 mike@harwichconservationtrust.org Celebrate World Fish Migration Day […]

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Barnstable County Congratulates Yarmouth Officials for Raccoon Rabies Work

Barnstable County Congratulates Yarmouth Officials for Raccoon Rabies Work

By on April 11, 2018 in Press Releases, Recent News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Barnstable County Congratulates Yarmouth Officials for Raccoon Rabies Work BARNSTABLE (MA) April 10, 2018 – The Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment would like to congratulate two Town of Yarmouth officials—Amy L. von Hone, Assistant Health Director, and Karl W. von Hone, Director of the Division of Natural Resources—on their recent […]

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Barnstable County Announces Summer Internships

Barnstable County Announces Summer Internships

By on March 28, 2018 in Misc, Recent News

Barnstable County will again offer students opportunities to explore career paths and gain experience in several departments at Barnstable County through summer internships in 2018.  These unpaid internships will each run roughly 12 weeks, from mid-May through mid-August.  Internships at Barnstable County are a great way to contribute locally and to gain valuable professional experiences in […]

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