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Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission Extends Application Deadline to Fill Vacancies

Applications will be accepted until October 17, 2022 October 3, 2022 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission (BCHRAC) is seeking applications to fill two vacancies.  Comprised […]

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Healthy Aging Cape Cod’s COVID-19 Pandemic Response to Older Adults on Cape Cod

“Emergency preparedness planning for and readiness of the County’s older adult population to withstand an emergency of prolonged duration is critical to the health and well-being of this cohort and […]

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State Secures Stable Funding to Children’s Cove 

State Senator Julian Cyr led the effort on Beacon Hill  September 29, 2022 (Barnstable, MA) — Barnstable County Commissioners recently authorized the execution of two grant agreements for Children’s Cove totaling […]

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Simple Preparedness Tips to Help You, Your Family, and Neighbors Stay Safe in an Emergency on Cape Cod

Planning for an emergency can feel like a daunting process, especially when it’s hard to imagine a situation severe enough to warrant the effort. Below is a list of simple […]

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Americorps Cape Cod Year 24 Swearing in

AmeriCorps Cape Cod Year 24 Officially Sworn in!

September 28, 2022 – At 10:00 a.m., new AmeriCorps Cape Cod members were sworn in on the steps of the Superior Courthouse at the Barnstable County Complex. This marked the […]

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Submission to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

As required by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, the Cape & Islands Regional Network on Homelessness is publicly posting the following documents prior to submission to HUD: […]

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Five Additional Cape Cod Towns to Undergo Low-lying Roads Assessment

For Immediate Release (September 27, 2022) – Continuing an effort to shore up the region’s roads most susceptible to the impacts of climate change, the Cape Cod Commission will soon […]

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Barnstable County Receives EPA Grant to Develop a Low-Cost Wastewater Utility for Advanced Onsite Septic Systems 

September 26, 2022 (Barnstable, MA) | Utilizing Bipartisan Infrastructure Law grant funds of $1.15M from the US EPA’s Southeastern New England Program (SNEP) and $100K from The Nature Conservancy, the County is in the process of implementing a regional Responsible Management Entity (RME) Program over a 5-year period. The […]

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Barnstable County Awarded Public Health Workforce Expansion Grant 

          The grant equips County to further support older residents during public health emergencies.  September 22, 2022 (Barnstable, MA) – Barnstable County is pleased to announce that the Department of Human Services […]

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