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2nd Annual Parent Summit

2nd Annual Parent Summit

By on October 2, 2017 in Events & Ceremonies, Misc, Recent News

  2nd Annual Parent Summit “Building Parent Muscle” When: Sunday, November 5th  11:00AM –  3:00PM Where: Cape Codder Resort & Conference Center, Route 130, Hyannis, MA Stay tuned for updates at http://www.mychoicematters.net/

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Bear Witness to the Clothesline Project at Barnstable County Complex

Bear Witness to the Clothesline Project at Barnstable County Complex

By on October 2, 2017 in Misc, Recent News

Bear Witness to the Clothesline Project will be held at the Barnstable County Complex on Tuesday, October 10th from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. T-shirts made in memory of someone who has been touched by violence will be on view. Additionally, there will be supplies available to make and hang t-shirts. The Clothesline Project (CLP) […]

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Welcoming New Members | AmeriCorps Cape Cod

Welcoming New Members | AmeriCorps Cape Cod

By on September 26, 2017 in Events & Ceremonies, Recent News

Barnstable County is proud to announce the 19th year of AmeriCorps Cape Cod.  National service is an important American value which solves local problems, unites communities and creates a generation of leaders. For nearly two decades, AmeriCorps Cape Cod members have served our communities. Thirty-two new members, who come from all over the United States, will spend […]

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Volunteers Help Children’s Cove Make A Difference

Volunteers Help Children’s Cove Make A Difference

By on September 11, 2017 in Department News, Misc, Recent News

VISTA Volunteer Olivia Friedrichs began volunteering at Children’s Cove in June of this year. Founded as Volunteers in Service to America in 1965 and incorporated into the AmeriCorps network of programs in 1993, VISTA volunteers are placed in service organizations across the United States, aiming to build capacity and enhance those organizations’ ability to serve […]

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Barnstable County Is Pleased to Announce AA – Stable Bond Rating

Barnstable County Is Pleased to Announce AA – Stable Bond Rating

By on August 30, 2017 in Misc, Recent News

As a result of the County of Barnstable’s strong fiscal management over the last eighteen months, we are pleased to announce the re-establishment of the County’s AA – Stable bond rating via the independent rating service Standard & Poor (S & P). Read the Published Report – Barnstable County MA – SP Global *A bond […]

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Barnstable County Survey Results

Barnstable County Survey Results

By on August 28, 2017 in Events & Ceremonies, Misc, Recent News

  The County of Barnstable conducted an informal survey from June 22, 2017 to August 17, 2017 to determine each town’s familiarity and use of our County services. This survey also helped us recognize your interest in emerging or potential services that the County could offer. If you have any questions regarding the survey results format, […]

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STATEMENT FROM CHAIRMAN LEO CAKOUNES

STATEMENT FROM CHAIRMAN LEO CAKOUNES

By on August 24, 2017 in Misc, Recent News

“On behalf of the Barnstable County Board of Regional Commissioners, I would like to clearly state that no item regarding a so-called “shark mitigation plan” has been presented for review, nor is one expected to be placed on any future agenda. A press statement relative to such a plan was drafted and distributed by one […]

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MyChoiceMatters.net Raises Awareness

MyChoiceMatters.net Raises Awareness

By on August 10, 2017 in Department News, Misc, Recent News

The Barnstable County Department of Human Services’ Regional Substance Use Council (RSAC) is pleased to announce the launch of its new web site – MyChoiceMatters.net. RSAC works with Cape Cod communities, elected officials, schools, businesses and health and human services agencies to provide resources and support in the areas of prevention, harm reduction, treatment, and […]

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Floodplain Coordinator: Recognized For Helping Cape Codders Reduce Risk

Floodplain Coordinator: Recognized For Helping Cape Codders Reduce Risk

By on August 10, 2017 in Awards, Department News, Misc, Recent News

Barnstable County’s CRS & Floodplain Coordinator: Helping to Reduce Risk on Cape Cod The CRS & Floodplain Coordinator position was created in 2015 to assist Cape Cod communities with joining the Community Rating System (CRS), a program within the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) that provides residents and businesses discounts on flood insurance in exchange […]

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Learn How Barnstable County Is Working For You

Learn How Barnstable County Is Working For You

By on July 10, 2017 in Misc, Recent News

Barnstable County has more than 150 employees working to make a difference in our communities every day. We encourage you to learn more about the work we do – in health & environment, human services, emergency planning, transportation, and much more – that supports our towns and residents, and helps to make our region a great place […]

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