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Notice of Public Meeting: Bourne Complete Streets

Notice of Public Meeting: Bourne Complete Streets

PRESS RELEASE Information from the Cape Cod Commission & Barnstable County Press Contacts David Nolan, Transportation Planner | (508)-744-1228 david.nolan@capecodcommission.org Sarah Colvin, Communications Manager | (508) 744-1271 sarah.colvin@capecodcommission.org   Notice of Public Meeting: Bourne Complete Streets Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. Bourne Middle School Library, 77 Waterhouse Road, Bourne, MA   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (February […]

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Multiple Schools Participate in WET Festivals Across the Cape

Multiple Schools Participate in WET Festivals Across the Cape

February 11, 2020 – Eastham, Truro, Wellfleet, and Bourne, MA- The Cape Cod Cooperative Extension and AmeriCorps Cape Cod conducted two water festivals across the Cape throughout the month of January. Eastham Elementary hosted not only their own students, but Wellfleet and Truro students as well, on January 10th, while Bourne Intermediate hosted the festival […]

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Six Cape Cod Towns will receive funding from Barnstable County Department of Human Services SAPC Grant

Six Cape Cod Towns will receive funding from Barnstable County Department of Human Services SAPC Grant

For Immediate Release   Media Contact:  Kim Slade, Substance Use Program Manager 508‐375‐6845 kim.slade@barnstablecounty.org Six Cape Cod Towns will receive funding from Barnstable County Department of Human Services SAPC Grant Funding will support various substance use prevention initiatives Barnstable, Massachusetts, February 11, 2020– Recipients from several communities across Cape Cod will receive a grant up […]

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Barnstable County AmeriCorps Cape Cod Announces 2020-2021 Individual Placement Request for Proposal

Barnstable County AmeriCorps Cape Cod Announces 2020-2021 Individual Placement Request for Proposal

  Barnstable County, MA., February 10, 2020 – Barnstable County AmeriCorps Cape Cod is holding three Individual Placement Request for Proposal (RFP) release webinars for all organizations that are interested in applying for an Individual Placement for the 2020-2021 program year.   * This year we added an option for current 2019-2020 Individual Placement supervisors to attend a shorted […]

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Cape Cod’s future relies on an accurate census count

Cape Cod’s future relies on an accurate census count

By on February 10, 2020 in Department News, Recent News

The United States 2020 Census is approaching. Communities across the nation are coordinating in order to ensure an accurate, complete count. Learn why this census is to so important, and why we need an accurate count of our increasingly diverse and growing population on CapeCod. http://bit.ly/2viA1NC    

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Important Updates to Coronavirus Information from Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment

Important Updates to Coronavirus Information from Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment

By on February 7, 2020 in Public Health Notices, Recent News

February 7, 2020 – The Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment continues to monitor the Novel Coronavirus outbreak in China and the reported cases in this country.  As of right now there are 12 confirmed cases in the United States and approximately 100 patients being tested for the virus.  Massachusetts is still at 1.  The patient is not hospitalized […]

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April 1, 2020 is Census Day

April 1, 2020 is Census Day

By on February 3, 2020 in Events & Ceremonies, Misc, Recent News

April 1, 2020 is Census Day! The Cape Cod Complete Count Committee is a partnership of local, regional, state, and federal officials working to ensure the best, most accurate count for the federal 2020 Census. Learn how census data helps governments make funding decisions, nonprofits perform services, and businesses create jobs. Understanding changes in a […]

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One Confirmed Case of Coronavirus in Massachusetts as of February 1

One Confirmed Case of Coronavirus in Massachusetts as of February 1

Barnstable County Department of Health & Environment is constantly being updated and following the recommendations of the state department of public health and the Centers for Disease Control regarding the novel coronavirus situation. As we receive new information, we will post it here on our website, as well as links to the state website. As […]

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Barnstable County Public Health Nurses Remind Residents to Take Extra Precaution Against These Viruses

Barnstable County Public Health Nurses Remind Residents to Take Extra Precaution Against These Viruses

As always at this time of year, the Barnstable County Public Health Nurses, a division of the Department of Health and Environment, encourage you to take extra precautions to protect yourself from the Influenza virus (Flu). Children, the elderly, and those with asthma are especially vulnerable. Additionally, while there have been no confirmed cases of […]

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Children’s Cove Expands Teen TASK Force

Children’s Cove Expands Teen TASK Force

By on January 27, 2020 in Misc

Children’s Cove Expands Teen TASK Force Cape Teens Volunteer to Raise Awareness of Child Sexual Abuse Children’s Cove, The Cape & Islands Child Advocacy Center, is pleased to announce the expansion of its Teen TASK (Taking A Stand for Kids) Force with Nauset Regional High School sophomores joining the program this year to raise awareness about […]

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