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Baker-Polito Administration Provides Update Regarding Emergency Response Plan for Migrants Sheltering at Joint Base Cape Cod

For Immediate Release
September 18, 2022

BARNSTABLE – Today, the Baker-Polito Administration announced an update regarding the shelter and humanitarian supports being provided at Joint Base Cape Cod (JBCC) for the approximately 50 migrants who arrived in Martha’s Vineyard this week. The Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) continues to lead coordination efforts among state and local officials to ensure access to food, shelter and essential services for these men, women, and children. Governor Charlie Baker has officially activated up to 125 members of the Massachusetts National Guard as part of this relief effort. 

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