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Assembly of Delegates Charter Review Committee Invites Public Comment on Potential Proposal to Restructure Executive Branch of County Government

Assembly of Delegates Charter Review Committee Invites Public Comment on Potential Proposal to Restructure Executive Branch of County Government

Barnstable County – Cape Cod Regional Government Assembly of Delegates Charter Review Committee Invites Public Comment on Potential Proposal to Restructure Executive Branch of County Government BARNSTABLE, MA – The Cape Cod Regional Government, Barnstable County, Assembly of Delegates Charter Review Committee invites public comment on a potential proposal to restructure the Executive Branch of County […]

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Barnstable County Department of Human Services: Escape the Vape Campaign

Barnstable County Department of Human Services: Escape the Vape Campaign

Barnstable County Department of Human Services unveils “Escape the Vape” campaign Launches partnership with Monomoy Regional School District; online toolkit HARWICH, MA. (September 16, 2019) — The Barnstable County Department of Human Services My Choice Matters substance use prevention initiative aims to extinguish vaping among Cape Cod youth with the launch of a new “Escape […]

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Cape Cod Commission awarded state grant to develop coastal resiliency bylaw

Cape Cod Commission awarded state grant to develop coastal resiliency bylaw

By on September 27, 2019 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

Information from the Cape Cod Commission Press Contacts Kristy Senatori, Executive Director | 508-362-3828 ksenatori@capecodcommission.org Sarah Colvin, Communications Manager | (508) 744-1271 sarah.colvin@capecodcommission.org Cape Cod Commission awarded state grant to develop coastal resiliency bylaw Responding to climate change by promoting resilient local action The Cape Cod Commission will soon begin work to create a model […]

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AmeriCorps Cape Cod Officially Welcomes Year 21 Members at Swearing-in Ceremony

AmeriCorps Cape Cod Officially Welcomes Year 21 Members at Swearing-in Ceremony

September 25, 2019 – Today 21 new AmeriCorps Cape Cod members took the pledge of service administered by AmeriCorps Cape Cod Program Coordinator Kayla Baier on the front steps of the Superior Courthouse at the Barnstable County Complex this morning.  The event was attended by many of the service partners that the AmeriCorps Cape Cod […]

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County Commissioners to hold regular weekly meeting at the Olde Colonial Courthouse on Wednesday, September 25th

County Commissioners to hold regular weekly meeting at the Olde Colonial Courthouse on Wednesday, September 25th

By on September 24, 2019 in Events & Ceremonies, Misc, Recent News

Celebrating Barnstable County Independence Day this week, the Barnstable County Board of Regional Commissioners will hold their regular weekly meeting tomorrow, open to the public, at the Olde Colonial Courthouse at 10:30 A.M. The Olde Colonial Courthouse is located at 3046 Main Street, Barnstable, MA 02630 About Barnstable County Independence Day September 27, 1774 – […]

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Today at Barnstable County: Learning about Climate Change and Municipal Liability in Massachusetts

Today at Barnstable County: Learning about Climate Change and Municipal Liability in Massachusetts

Tuesday, September 24th – Read Porter from the Rhode Island Sea Grant Legal Program presented today on climate change and municipal liability in Massachusetts at the Barnstable County Complex (East Wing Conference Room). His team has been preparing reviews of legal precedents, climate change, and municipal action in Massachusetts in partnership with Woods Hole Sea […]

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AmeriCorps Cape Cod Announces Swearing-in Ceremony for Year 21 Members

AmeriCorps Cape Cod Announces Swearing-in Ceremony for Year 21 Members

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 23, 2019 Media Contact: Joanne Harrington, ACC Program Coordinator Email: joanne.harrington@barnstablecounty.org Phone: 508-375-6905 AmeriCorps Cape Cod Announces Swearing-in Ceremony for Year 21 Members BARNSTABLE, MA –Twenty-one new members of AmeriCorps Cape Cod will be sworn in on the front steps of the Superior Courthouse at the Barnstable County Complex on Wednesday, […]

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DY High Students Produce Series of PSA Videos Ranging from the Dangers of Vaping to Underage Drinking with SAPC Program Grant

DY High Students Produce Series of PSA Videos Ranging from the Dangers of Vaping to Underage Drinking with SAPC Program Grant

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | September 18, 2019 Barnstable, Massachusetts – In April 2019 the Barnstable County Department of Human Services awarded Dennis Yarmouth Regional High School a mini-grant in the amount of $2,300 to fund the creation of a series of public service videos written and produced by students.  The videos cover the topics of the dangers […]

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Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commisssion Seeks Volunteer Members

Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commisssion Seeks Volunteer Members

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BARNSTABLE COUNTY HUMAN RIGHTS ADVISORY COMMISSION SEEKS VOLUNTEER MEMBERS September 12, 2019 – The Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission (BCHRAC) seeks candidates to fill vacancies beginning January 1, 2020. The (9) member volunteer BC-HRAC was recently re-structured under BC Ordinance 19-10 by the County’s Assembly of Delegates to promote equality and […]

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Barnstable Village Undergoes Major Renovations – Expect Traffic Delays

Barnstable Village Undergoes Major Renovations – Expect Traffic Delays

The town of Barnstable is undertaking a major renovation of the Barnstable Village area beginning September 3rd.  This work will encompass areas from Rendezvous Lane to our west through Mill Way down toward the harbor and include revamped drainage, sidewalks, additional crosswalks, resurfacing of route 6A, and decorative lighting.  Traffic flow will continue to the […]

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