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Cape Cod Businesses Navigate a Challenging Summer Season

Cape Cod Businesses Navigate a Challenging Summer Season

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

Second economic impact survey data reveals decline in customers and cash, businesses employ creative strategies to continue operating FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (October 1, 2020) — Results from a second economic impact survey issued to local business owners by the Cape Cod Commission and the Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce suggest continued impacts to our business […]

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Barnstable County Drive-Thru Flu Shot Event is a Success

Barnstable County Drive-Thru Flu Shot Event is a Success

By on September 26, 2020 in Recent News

Resiliency is adapting to new ways of doing things! Today Barnstable County held its first drive-thru flu shot event in order to help get as many people vaccinated as possible without having to leave their cars. Huge thanks to all the volunteers who came to help. A total of 590 flu vaccinations were administered. #WorkingForYou

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5 Things to Remember if You Are Attending Barnstable County’s Drive-Thru Flu Shot Event on Saturday 9/26

5 Things to Remember if You Are Attending Barnstable County’s Drive-Thru Flu Shot Event on Saturday 9/26

By on September 25, 2020 in Misc, Public Health Notices, Recent News

If you’re going to the #BarnstableCounty’s Drive Thru Flu Shot event on Saturday: √ Enter complex from Railroad Ave. √ Bring printed consent form.  Download and print at https://bit.ly/3mbLVi6 √ Bring your insurance card. √ Wear clothing with easy access to upper arm. √ Leave pets at home. Barnstable County to Host Drive-Thru Flu Shot […]

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Take the MA-DPH #COVID-19 Community Impact Survey

Take the MA-DPH #COVID-19 Community Impact Survey

By on September 25, 2020 in Recent News

√ Take the survey in English √ Responda la encuesta en español √ Participe da pesquisa em português √ Reponn sondaj la nan lang kreyòl ayisyen √Tham gia khảo sát bằng tiếng Việt √ 参加简体中文调查 √ 參加繁體中文調查 The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MA-DPH) is trying to hear from communities so that it can better […]

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Season 25 for the Dredge Crew is Underway!

Season 25 for the Dredge Crew is Underway!

By on September 25, 2020 in Recent News

Season 25 for the County Dredge team is well underway. The Sand Shifter began dredging operations this past Monday on Sampson’s Island/Dead Neck for the Town of Barnstable’s Phase III dredging and nourishment project. Tuesday’s gale forced the crew to stop operations, but they resumed on Wednesday.  Today dredging with the Codfish II began in the Mill Creek Channel […]

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Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission Seeks New Members

Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission Seeks New Members

By on September 23, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 23, 2020 – The Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission (BCHRAC) seeks candidates to fill vacancies beginning January 1, 2021. The (9) member volunteer BC-HRAC was recently re-structured under Barnstable County Ordinance 19-10 to promote equality and human rights throughout the County. Responsibilities include attending monthly HRAC meetings, participating in ad hoc board committees, and assisting the Human Rights […]

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Sunday, September 27 is Barnstable County Independence Day

Sunday, September 27 is Barnstable County Independence Day

By on September 23, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

For Immediate Release Remembering Barnstable County Independence Day on September 27 BARNSTABLE COUNTY, MA | September 23, 2020 – The Barnstable County Board of Regional Commissioners would like to remind residents that Barnstable County Independence Day is recognized on September 27. While no events are planned this year, the Commissioners extend the invitation to residents to […]

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Barnstable County Dredging Program Begins 25th Season

Barnstable County Dredging Program Begins 25th Season

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BARNSTABLE, MA—September 21, 2020— The Barnstable County Dredge season officially begins its 25th season today, continuing in its mission to improve the recreational, environmental and economic value of our changing coastline and estuaries while achieving cost savings for municipalities on Cape Cod. The program experienced impediments over the past three years to its […]

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2020 Census Will Conclude on September 30th

2020 Census Will Conclude on September 30th

By on September 21, 2020 in Misc

Make a difference on Cape Cod in the next 10 minutes! We are just days away from the conclusion of the 2020 Census collection operations on September 30, 2020. As of today, Barnstable County has a response rate of just 50.2%. If you have not responded, please take 10 minutes and visit my2020census.gov to fill […]

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Cape Cod Celebrates Bay State Bike Month 

Cape Cod Celebrates Bay State Bike Month 

By on September 16, 2020 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

Annual celebration of cycling moves from May to September  For Immediate Release (September 16, 2020) BARNSTABLE COUNTY, MA — The Cape Cod Commission and the Cape Cod Regional Transit Authority will join regional and state-wide efforts to celebrate bicycling as an alternative to driving motor vehicles during Bay State Bike Month in September. Typically held […]

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