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County Commissioners Support Fertilizer Safety and Reduction of Pesticide Use in Orleans

Commissioners Issue Letter of Support and Advocate for Medicare Inclusion, Advancing the Cause of Equal Mental Health Coverage JANUARY 31, 2024 (BARNSTABLE, MA) – Today, County Commissioners voted unanimously to show […]

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Emergency Preparedness Director Chip Reilly Presents at Libraries Cape-wide to Educate Residents

Join our Emergency Preparedness Director Chip Reilly at your local library as he shares valuable information with the public about how to be safe and ready for severe weather and […]

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PFAS Mitigation Progress: Phase II CSA and IRAs Update – January 30, 2024

On January 30, 2024, a virtual public meeting was held to provide an update about the Former County Fire Training site. The meeting, led by Paul Ruszala, P.E., Assets and […]

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Watch the 2023 Barnstable County Human Rights Awards Ceremony

We invite you to click the link below and watch the recorded event from January 8, 2024, captured by Cape Media. This event brought together over 200 individuals to commemorate […]

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Children’s Cove Hires Mental Health Clinician to Meet Need

Limited Behavioral Health Resources Bring Servies In-House January 29, 2024 (Barnstable, Mass.) – Children’s Cove, The Cape & Islands Child Advocacy Center, announced today the hiring of Deena Anderson as its […]

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Updated Training Programs for Barnstable County Fire Departments

In response to the evolving demands of firefighting, the Barnstable County Center for Public Safety Training’s Fire Program Division has released updated training programs. These programs, based on NFPA (National […]

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US DOT awards $371 million to Sagamore Bridge Project

The infusion of $371 million into the Sagamore Bridge Project is a major boost to address the infrastructure challenges posed by the aging Sagamore and Bourne Bridges. These funds will […]

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Exploring the Role of County Government in Cape Cod’s Regional Governance

Discover the significance of county government on the Cape & Islands. Click the link below to listen to WCAI’s “The Point” with Mindy Todd when she speaks with: Don’t miss […]

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