Announcements

May 6, 2015 BCREPC Regular Meeting

May 6, 2015 BCREPC Regular Meeting

PUBLIC MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. Harbor View Conference Room at the Barnstable County Complex 3195 Main Street, Barnstable, MA 02630 AGENDA I. Welcome/Introductions II. Minutes: March 4, 2015 III. Status Reports from REPC Subcommittees and Programs: • […]

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Filed in Announcements, Meeting Agendas by on May 1, 2015
March 4, 2015 BCREPC Regular Meeting

March 4, 2015 BCREPC Regular Meeting

PUBLIC MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. Harbor View Conference Room at the Barnstable County Complex 3195 Main Street, Barnstable, MA 02630 AGENDA I. Welcome/Introductions II. Minutes: January 7, 2015, February 4, 2015 […]

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Filed in Announcements, Meeting Agendas by on February 27, 2015
Barnstable County REPC:  no plan to open regional shelters

Barnstable County REPC: no plan to open regional shelters

The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) held a conference call at 1 p.m. Sunday to discuss the impact of the ongoing winter storm. With power outages localized and an encouraging report from Eversource about the progress of power restorations, the BCREPC has determined that the Regional Shelter System will not be activated at […]

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Filed in Announcements, Press Releases, Storm Press Releases by on February 15, 2015

Press Releases

Volunteers needed for local emergency drill in Mashpee

Volunteers needed for local emergency drill in Mashpee

After disasters, well-meaning civic-minded volunteers will often swamp emergency relief agencies seeking an opportunity to help. In the past, this has led to agencies spending precious time trying to deal with the spontaneous volunteers instead of helping the victims. This situation led to the creation of the Volunteer Reception Center (VRC) concept, an operation in […]

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Filed in Press Releases by on April 16, 2015
Barnstable County REPC outlines approach to weekend storm

Barnstable County REPC outlines approach to weekend storm

The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) held a conference call at 4 p.m. Friday to discuss the significant winter storm predicted to hit Cape Cod over the Saturday/Sunday time frame. The latest forecast indicates the storm will produce high winds and a considerable amount of blowing and drifting snow. It should be of […]

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Filed in Press Releases, Storm Press Releases by on February 13, 2015
Barnstable County REPC on alert for weekend storm

Barnstable County REPC on alert for weekend storm

The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) held a conference call at 3 p.m. Thursday to discuss the winter storm predicted to hit Cape Cod over the Saturday/Sunday time frame. The latest forecast indicates that the storm could be significant, packing high winds and a considerable amount of snow. A decision on whether or […]

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Filed in Announcements, Press Releases, Storm Press Releases by on February 12, 2015

Meeting Agendas

February 4, 2015 BCREPC Regular Meeting

February 4, 2015 BCREPC Regular Meeting

PUBLIC MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. Harbor View Conference Room at the Barnstable County Complex 3195 Main Street, Barnstable, MA 02630 AGENDA I. Welcome/Introductions II. Minutes: January 7, 2015 III. Status Reports […]

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Filed in Meeting Agendas by on February 2, 2015
March 5, 2014 BCREPC Meeting

March 5, 2014 BCREPC Meeting

PUBLIC MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. Harwich Community Center 100 Oak Street, Harwich, MA 02645 AGENDA I.         Welcome/Introductions II.        Minutes: December 4, 2013 III.       Status Reports from REPC Subcommittees: Hazardous Materials Identification & Inventory Subcommittee […]

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Filed in Meeting Agendas by on February 27, 2014
700 MHz Liaison Committee Meeting February 27, 2014

700 MHz Liaison Committee Meeting February 27, 2014

MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT 700 MHz Liaison Committee Meeting February 27, 2014, 10:00 a.m. Harbor View, Barnstable County Complex, 3195 Main Street, Barnstable MA 02630 AGENDA Welcome/Introductions  II.        Meeting Notes: None III.       Review: Purpose of Committee IV.       Update: OpenCape Construction V.        Update: Commonwealth of Massachusetts and First Net Implementation of 700MHz. VI.       Discussion: Technology and Broadband applications […]

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Filed in Meeting Agendas by on February 25, 2014

Be Prepared

MEMA OFFERS PRECAUTIONS FOR APPROACHING EXTREME COLD WEATHER

MEMA OFFERS PRECAUTIONS FOR APPROACHING EXTREME COLD WEATHER

Before Extreme Cold Weather  · Be aware of weather conditions by monitoring the media. · Ensure you have sufficient heating fuel, as well as emergency heating equipment in case you lose electricity. · Have a well-stocked Emergency Kit that includes flashlights, portable radio, extra batteries, a first aid kit, bottled water, non-perishable food and a manual can opener. […]

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Filed in Announcements, Preparedness by on January 8, 2015
ENDURE Cape Cod Study

ENDURE Cape Cod Study

Please take a moment to fill out the ENDURE Cape Cod survey: www.endurecapecod.org

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Filed in Preparedness by on March 27, 2014
Basic Winter Storm Preparedness & Hypothermia Awareness

Basic Winter Storm Preparedness & Hypothermia Awareness

TERMS TO LOOK FOR: Winter Storm Watch = Severe weather in the next 12-48 hours. Winter Storm Warning = Severe weather is here. Ice Storm Warning = Ice accumulations of ¼ inch plus. Blizzard Warning = Sustained winds or gusts to 35 mph or greater, with considerable falling or blowing snow. Visibility is less than […]

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Filed in Preparedness by on December 16, 2013