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Preparing For Atlantic Hurricane Season on Cape Cod: What You Need to Know

Preparing For Atlantic Hurricane Season on Cape Cod: What You Need to Know

By on July 12, 2021 in Recent News

July 11, 2021 – It is Hurricane Preparedness Week in Massachusetts.  How prepared are you?  Do you know if you are in a flood zone? Do you have an evacuation plan? Do you know where emergency shelters are activated on Cape Cod? Below find information on ways to be prepared and what to do in […]

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[8:00 AM]  July 9, 2021 | Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Activates Multi-Agency Coordination Center

[8:00 AM] July 9, 2021 | Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Activates Multi-Agency Coordination Center

By on July 9, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Activates Multi-Agency Coordination Center   Public is reminded to take safeguards as Tropical Storm Elsa passes over Cape Cod & the Islands today July 9, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – Members of the Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) held a conference call on Friday morning, July 9, to review […]

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[6:00 PM] July 8, 2021 | Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Tropical Storm Elsa Update

[6:00 PM] July 8, 2021 | Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Tropical Storm Elsa Update

By on July 8, 2021 in Recent News

Information from Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency Situation At 5 PM, Tropical Storm Elsa was located 300 miles southwest of Atlantic City, New Jersey with maximum sustained winds of 50 mph and a minimum central pressure of 1006 mb. Elsa is moving toward the northeast near 21 mph. On the forecast track, Elsa will pass near […]

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[9:00 AM] July 8, 2021 | Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee is on Alert for Tropical Storm Elsa

[9:00 AM] July 8, 2021 | Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee is on Alert for Tropical Storm Elsa

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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee is on Alert for Tropical Storm Elsa Public asked to take safeguards as Elsa is expected to pass over southeast New England around dawn on Friday July 9. July 8, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – Members of the Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) held a […]

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[7:30 AM] July 7, 2021 | Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Monitors Tropical Storm Elsa

[7:30 AM] July 7, 2021 | Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Monitors Tropical Storm Elsa

By on July 7, 2021 in Recent News

Are you prepared? Although the sun is shining and we expect temperatures in the mid to upper 80s today on Cape Cod and the Islands, it is important to be prepared for Tropical Storm Elsa, likely to bring us 40 knot winds and potentially heavy and damaging rain later this week. Always #BePrepared for weather […]

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The Dredge Report | Week of June 20, 2021

The Dredge Report | Week of June 20, 2021

Sand Shifter – Saquatucket Harbor Channel, Harwich There was no dredging on Monday & Tuesday due to the strong wind & seas out of the Southwest. With the Red River Beach discharge completed (requiring 5,500 feet of pipe), we now had to remove approximately 1,500 feet of pipe as the distance to the discharge locations are […]

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Hurricane Preparedness Tips

Hurricane Preparedness Tips

By on July 2, 2021 in Recent News

Do you ever worry that a major hurricane will impact our region? Doesn’t seem too likely, does it? But it didn’t seem particularly likely that a global pandemic would strike and it DID. Were we prepared as we could have been? Familiarize yourself with www.ready.gov/hurricanes to see how you can be READY in case of […]

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Barnstable County Department of Human Services Bi-weekly Newsletter

Barnstable County Department of Human Services Bi-weekly Newsletter

By on July 2, 2021 in Recent News

In the 299th edition of the Barnstable County Department of Human Services bi-weekly newsletter, you’ll find several important community announcements, events and trainings, resources and more. Please go to https://conta.cc/2UUY0zh

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Deadline approaching: License Plate Grant Funds

Deadline approaching: License Plate Grant Funds

By on July 2, 2021 in Recent News

Deadline approaching: License Plate grant funds are available to local or regional governmental or non-profit agencies for projects that support recovery efforts from the COVID-19 pandemic and resiliency to such impacts in the future. Learn more: www.capecodcommission.org/licenseplate

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OneCape Summit to be held August 23-24, 2021

OneCape Summit to be held August 23-24, 2021

By on June 29, 2021 in Recent News

The Cape Cod Commission is pleased to announce the seventh annual OneCape Summit will be held August 23-24, 2021 at the Wequassett Resort in Harwich, MA and will include both in-person and virtual components. Additional details will be made available at onecape.capecodcommission.org.

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