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Coronavirus and Groundwater: What’s the Risk?

Coronavirus and Groundwater: What’s the Risk?

By on May 18, 2020 in Misc, Recent News

Water is a part of everyday life, and it is important to feel confident that your water is safe to drink. With that in mind, we wanted to take a minute to discuss the possibility of the COVID-19 virus infiltrating the Cape Cod water supplies. Contributed by Jordanne Feldman, AmeriCorps Cape Cod member serving with […]

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Massachusetts Reopening Plan by Industry Sectors

Massachusetts Reopening Plan by Industry Sectors

By on May 18, 2020 in Recent News

Governor Charlie Baker announced the following industry sectors may open, with guidance, in Phase I on the following dates: May 18 – Travel: all travelers to MA urged to self-quarantine for 14 days. Lodging restricted to essential workers only *Restaurant & Hospitality workgroup convened May 15 to develop procedures for reopening May 18 – Houses of […]

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News from Massachusetts Alternative Septic System Test Center

News from Massachusetts Alternative Septic System Test Center

By on May 11, 2020 in Misc, Recent News

Barnstable County is committed to protecting our region’s water resources for its residents.  Wastewater management is vital to our region’s health, and one of the ways Barnstable County is taking action to protect our region’s water is through the Massachusetts Alternative Septic System Test Center (MASSTC), a division of Barnstable County Department of Health and […]

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Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission Announces Winner of Malcolm McDowell Award

Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission Announces Winner of Malcolm McDowell Award

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

  (Barnstable, MA – May 8, 2020) – The Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission (HRAC) has named Amanda DaCruz, a graduating senior from Sturgis Charter Public School (East), as the recipient of the Annual Malcolm McDowell Award.  The award, named after human rights activist and former BCHRAC member Malcolm McDowell, comes with a $500 […]

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Task Force Launched to Reopen Cape Cod Safely

Task Force Launched to Reopen Cape Cod Safely

By on May 6, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 6, 2020 Contact: Frank Schulze (Senator Cyr’s office) 508-562-0840 (cell) Frank.Schulze@masenate.gov Task Force Launched to Reopen Cape Cod Safely (CAPE COD) A region-wide task force has been assembled to develop strategies for reopening Cape Cod once it is safe to do so. The Cape Cod Reopening Task Force is led by […]

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Children’s Cove Call for Community Action

Children’s Cove Call for Community Action

By on May 6, 2020 in Recent News

Read Children’s Cove’s call for community action. We are in this together to create a community where children are free of abuse, have a voice that is heard, and where they enjoy healthy, safe, and empowered lives. Read more at  https://conta.cc/3cbZjh0

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New Barnstable County Online Vendor Self Service

New Barnstable County Online Vendor Self Service

By on May 6, 2020 in Recent News

The Barnstable County Purchasing Department is now offering a new, convenient online Vendor Self Service.  All the information you need is now just a click away.

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Barnstable County Real Estate Activity for April 2020

Barnstable County Real Estate Activity for April 2020

By on May 6, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS BARNSTABLE COUNTY REGISTRY OF DEEDS P.O. BOX 368 BARNSTABLE, MASSACHUSETTS 02630 Telephone 508-362-7733 Fax 508-362-1917 John F. Meade, Register David B. Murphy, Assistant Register Kathleen Grenier, Executive Administrative Assistant JOHN F. MEADE, REGISTER OF DEEDS  REPORT OF BARNSTABLE COUNTY REAL ESTATE ACTIVITY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2020 SALES VOLUME DROPS AND […]

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Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission Supports the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe

Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission Supports the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe

For Immediate Release Media Contact:  Susan Quinones, Barnstable County Human Rights Coordinator susan.quinones@barnstablecounty.org (508) 375-6611 BARNSTABLE COUNTY HUMAN RIGHTS ADVISORY COMMISSION SUPPORTS THE MASHPEE WAMPANOAG TRIBE (Barnstable, MA – May 5, 2020) – The Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission (HRAC) supports the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe in action against the Department of Interior. The Human […]

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All Household Hazardous Waste Events Canceled in May

All Household Hazardous Waste Events Canceled in May

By on May 1, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

Barnstable County Hazardous Material Program Post Office Box 367 Barnstable, Massachusetts 02630 Media Contact: Kalliope Chute | Hazardous Materials Environmental Specialist 774-487-8802 kalliope@barnstablecounty.org www.loveyourlocalwater.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May Household Hazardous Waste Events Cancelled Due to COVID-19 (Barnstable, MA – May 1, 2020) – All May Household Hazardous Waste events have been cancelled due to COVID-19. […]

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