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Regional shelters open overnight

Filed in Press Releases by on January 27, 2015
Regional shelters open overnight

The Barnstable County Regional Shelter System will remain open overnight. A decision on continued operations will be made during the Regional Emergency Planning Committee meeting Wednesday morning.

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Route 6A, Sandwich Detour

Filed in Press Releases by on January 27, 2015
Route 6A, Sandwich Detour

In anticipation of the afternoon high tide, Route 6A will be detoured around the Scorton Creek bridge in Sandwich at 4 pm Tuesday, January 27. Eastbound traffic will be detoured onto Old County Road to Howland Lane and back to Route 6A. Westbound traffic will take Howland Lane to Old County Road to rejoin Route […]

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Harwich shelter to accept pets

Filed in Press Releases by on January 26, 2015
Harwich shelter to accept pets

UPDATE: Please be advised that as of 6:30 p.m. Monday, January 26, 2015, the Barnstable County Regional Shelter at Cape Cod Regional Technical School in Harwich WILL have a pet shelter. All six regional shelters will host pets: Falmouth High School, 874 Gifford Street, Falmouth Sandwich High School, 365 Quaker Meetinghouse Road, Sandwich Barnstable Intermediate […]

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Regional shelter opening moved up to 6:30 p.m. Monday

Filed in Press Releases by on January 26, 2015
Regional shelter opening moved up to 6:30 p.m. Monday

Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Media Release 2015-01-002 January 26, 2015 For Immediate Release BARNSTABLE (MA) January 26, 2015 – The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) held a conference call at 10 a.m. Monday to finalize plans for the upcoming winter storm.  Given the progressive nature of the storm, the shelter opening […]

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CONCH Cape Cod

Filed in Announcements by on March 6, 2014
CONCH Cape Cod

Be Better Prepared for Emergencies on Cape Cod   Are you ready for emergencies that might impact your life: hurricanes, blizzards, coastal flooding, power outages, no drinking water, spoiled food, no shelter?   Come to CONCH Cape Cod’s March 10th meeting at the Harwich Community Center where the Barnstable County Regional Emergency Management Committee will give […]

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Storm Update

Filed in Announcements by on February 16, 2014
Storm Update

After the 9am conference call, the BCREPC has decided not to open emergency shelters at this time.

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BCREPC Media Release 2014-01-002

Filed in Press Releases by on January 3, 2014
BCREPC Media Release 2014-01-002

BCREPC Media Release 2014-01-002 January 3, 2014 For Immediate Release   January nor’easter:  No Regional Shelter System activation required BARNSTABLE – The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) held a conference call at 9:00 a.m. Friday, January 3, 2014, to review the overnight effects of the January nor’easter. After determining there were no major problems […]

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BCREPC Media Release 2014-01-001

Filed in Press Releases by on January 2, 2014
BCREPC Media Release 2014-01-001

BCREPC Media Release 2014-01-001 January 2, 2014 For Immediate Release  January nor’easter: no activation of regional shelter system at this time BARNSTABLE – The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) held a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, January 2, 2014, to discuss the upcoming winter weather event. The most recent forecasts indicate that […]

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