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Cape Cod Businesses Report Continued Impacts due to COVID-19 Pandemic 

Cape Cod Businesses Report Continued Impacts due to COVID-19 Pandemic 

By on March 8, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

Results from third business impact survey round out a comprehensive data collection effort  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (March 8, 2021) — Results from a third survey issued to local business owners by the Cape Cod Commission and the Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce complete a comprehensive effort to collect data that will help to understand the […]

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County Commissioners Prepare to Bid Farewell to County Administrator Jack Yunits, Jr.

County Commissioners Prepare to Bid Farewell to County Administrator Jack Yunits, Jr.

By on March 4, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

For Immediate Release March 4, 2021 (Barnstable, MA.) – The Barnstable County Commissioners are preparing for County Administrator Jack Yunits, Jr.’s departure, slated for late spring. The three County Commissioners would like to take an opportunity to thank Yunits for his dedication and leadership during his tenure as County Administrator. As former Mayor of Brockton, […]

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Barnstable County Regional Substance Use Council (RSAC) is celebrating its 100th newsletter!

Barnstable County Regional Substance Use Council (RSAC) is celebrating its 100th newsletter!

By on March 4, 2021 in Recent News

Barnstable County Department of Human Services would like to announce that the Regional Substance Use Council (RSAC) is celebrating its 100th newsletter! This monthly newsletter is designed to provide information on substance use across the continuum of prevention, intervention, treatment, and recovery. Read it at  https://conta.cc/3kLD9HG  

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The Dredge Report | Week of February 21, 2021

The Dredge Report | Week of February 21, 2021

By on March 3, 2021 in Dredge Updates, Recent News

Sand Shifter – Stage Harbor, Chatham Another challenging week in Stage Harbor, with strong Southerly winds halting operations on Monday, resuming dredging on Tuesday & Wednesday, stopped again on Thursday by strong Northwesterly winds, restarting again on Friday with a half day on Saturday before strong Southerly winds returned. We are approximately 25% of the […]

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County Administrator Jack Yunits Jr. Discusses Departure from Barnstable County on the CapeCod.com Sunday Journal

County Administrator Jack Yunits Jr. Discusses Departure from Barnstable County on the CapeCod.com Sunday Journal

By on March 1, 2021 in Misc, Recent News

Jack Yunits, Jr. once commented of his position as County Administrator at Barnstable County, “It is the best job in the world. I am surrounded by brilliant staff who love working for the people of Cape Cod. My role is to support them and let them do their jobs. To paraphrase from the legend Casey […]

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The Dredge Report | Week of February 14, 2021

The Dredge Report | Week of February 14, 2021

By on February 26, 2021 in Dredge Updates, Recent News

Sand Shifter – Stage Harbor, Chatham Dredging continued on Monday, but on Tuesday we had to stop due to the strong northerly winds & seas that lasted throughout the day making dredging dangerous. On Wednesday we resumed operations but had to stop in the late afternoon to repair a small section of the discharge pipe […]

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Join this LIVE Streamed Event Tonight: Season of Change, Coping During COVID

Join this LIVE Streamed Event Tonight: Season of Change, Coping During COVID

By on February 24, 2021 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

Barnstable, MA. (February 22, 2021) – The Cape Cod COVID-19 Response Task Force and MassSupport Network are pleased to announce the presenters for Season of Change, Coping During COVID. This online public event will focus on understanding the psychological impact of the challenges faced during the pandemic and will offer helpful coping and self-care practices. The […]

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Sunday Journal – Cape Cod Cooperative Extension – Fisheries & Aquaculture

Sunday Journal – Cape Cod Cooperative Extension – Fisheries & Aquaculture

By on February 22, 2021 in Recent News

Listen to Doug Verney’s podcast on CapeCod.com featuring Barnstable County and Woods Hole Sea Grant Extension Fisheries and Aquaculture specialist, Joshua Reitsma. Josh and Doug chat about shellfish farming, how to get started, plus water quality testing, management of coastal resources and supporting our shellfish farmers during the pandemic.  Listen HERE.

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Old King’s Highway Achieves National Scenic Byway Status 

Old King’s Highway Achieves National Scenic Byway Status 

By on February 22, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

2021 designation makes it one of four in Massachusetts  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (February 22, 2021) – With its new designation as a National Scenic Byway by the U.S Department of Transportation, the 34-mile Old King’s Highway is now one of four in Massachusetts to achieve that status. Old King’s Highway was among three new Massachusetts […]

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The Dredge Report | Week of February 7, 2021

The Dredge Report | Week of February 7, 2021

Sand Shifter – Stage Harbor, Chatham The Sand Shifter started dredging the Stage Harbor channel on Saturday! Most of the week was spent in mobilizing the pipe, bringing the dredge on station in the channel, and getting the pipe connected to the Booster Station. Dredging actually started on Wednesday, but the Booster Pump wasn’t working […]

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