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Category: MAIN COUNTY FEATURED NEWS

Addressing Housing Challenges on Cape Cod

All around Cape Cod, there is a lack of affordable housing, and we often hear that the growing cost of housing is driving many people away and reducing the workforce. In her article for the Provincetown Independent, Christine Legere explores how the $11.4 million in County ARPA funding can improve our housing situation. 

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Barnstable County Awards $310K ARPA Grant to the Town of Eastham 

Today, the Barnstable County Board of Regional Commissioners announced the award of an American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) grant from Barnstable County to the Town of Eastham in the amount of $301,420.11 to fund wastewater and water quality projects.   

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U.S. Attorney’s Office Hosting Keeping Kids Safe Online Presentation on January 18

The United States Attorney’s Office is hosting a virtual Internet safety presentation for parents on Wednesday, January 18.

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Notice of Public Meeting: Station Avenue Corridor Study 

 The Cape Cod Commission and the Town of Yarmouth invite members of the public to join a hybrid public input session on the Station Avenue Corridor Study to be held on Wednesday, January 25, 2023, at 6:00 PM at Yarmouth Town Hall. Participants may attend in person in the Hearing Room at Yarmouth Town Hall or join virtually…

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Attend a Lunar New Year celebration with The Arts & Justice Collective

Attend a Lunar New Year celebration with The Arts & Justice Collective!

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Master Gardeners Association of Cape Cod Offers Backyard Horticulture Educational Series

The Cape Cod Cooperative Extension has announced the dates and hours for an all-levels gardening course, Backyard Horticulture, which will be taught in person in Harwich and Barnstable Village during the months of February and March.

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Cape Cod Cooperative Extension Receives over $450K  through USDA Local Food Purchase Assistance Grant  

Funding will promote economic opportunities for farmers and fishermen and increase access to locally sourced food in underserved communities.   January 6, 2023 (Barnstable, MA) – Cape Cod Cooperative Extension’s Food Access Program has […]

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AmeriCorps Cape Cod to Celebrate MLK Day with Community Family Event 

Dr. King Honored with “Growing Together Towards Justice!” Celebration   January 6, 2023 (Barnstable, MA) – AmeriCorps Cape Cod is partnering with local organizations and food pantries for its National Day of Service celebration […]

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ARPA Funds Allocated to the Town of Orleans for Key Improvements in the Meetinghouse Pond Sewer Area Project

Barnstable County has awarded eight grants to seven towns totaling $7,044,185.81  January 5, 2023 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Board of Commissioners and Assembly of Delegates yesterday announced the award […]

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