Press Releases

BCREPC Monitors Approach of Hurricane Jose

Filed in Storm Press Releases by on September 18, 2017
BCREPC Monitors Approach of Hurricane Jose

Onset of Jose expected overnight Tuesday into Wednesday depending on track. Current National Weather Service peak wind forecast is 20-30 mph with gusts to 60 mph. To be safe, citizens should earnestly prepare for the potential of significant wind impacts. Efforts should now be underway to secure all properties. Scattered power and communications outages are […]

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Barnstable County Incident Management Team Participates in Search and Rescue Exercise

Filed in Press Releases by on September 17, 2017
Barnstable County Incident Management Team Participates in Search and Rescue Exercise

The Barnstable County All Hazards Incident Management Team (BCAHIMT) participated in the recently held Statewide Collapse Operations Response Exercise (SCORE) at Camp Edwards, Joint Base Cape Cod on September 14 and 15. The team was onsite to support the Barnstable County Technical Rescue Team (BCTRT), one of the five regional teams participating in the exercise. […]

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Cape Cod Medical Reserve Corps to Hold Well Baby Fair

Filed in Press Releases by on September 13, 2017
Cape Cod Medical Reserve Corps to Hold Well Baby Fair

There will be Well Baby Fair on Saturday, October 14, 2017, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Hyannis Youth and Community Center at 141 Bassett Lane. Sponsored by the Cape Cod Medical Reserve Corps (CCMRC) in association with Cape Cod Children’s Place, the Fair is free and open to anyone interested in infant […]

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Cape Cod Disaster Animal Response Team Seeks Volunteers

Filed in Press Releases by on September 11, 2017
Cape Cod Disaster Animal Response Team Seeks Volunteers

BARNSTABLE (MA) September 11, 2017 – The Cape Cod Disaster Animal Response Team (CCDART) is embarking on a campaign to recruit volunteers to serve in the pet sheltering component of the Barnstable County Regional Emergency Shelter System. Holly Rogers, founder and president of CCDART, said, “The hurricanes in Texas and Florida remind us that Cape […]

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Barnstable County braces for winter weather

Filed in Storm Press Releases by on March 13, 2017
Barnstable County braces for winter weather

Barnstable County MACC to be activated at 7 a.m. Tuesday March 14, 2017 Regional Emergency Shelter System on standby BARNSTABLE (MA) March 13, 2017 – The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) held a planning conference call at 4 p.m. Monday to review the latest forecast on the approaching winter storm. STATUS: The BCREPC […]

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Barnstable County wraps up coverage of winter weather

Filed in Storm Press Releases by on February 13, 2017
Barnstable County wraps up coverage of winter weather

The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) held a conference call at 4 p.m. Monday to wrap up coverage of the winter weather departing the area. STATUS: The BCREPC Multi-Agency Coordination Center (MACC) will stand down at 5 p.m. Monday. The BCREPC thanks the members of the Barnstable County All Hazard Incident Management Team […]

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Barnstable County monitors current weather conditions

Filed in Storm Press Releases by on February 13, 2017
Barnstable County monitors current weather conditions

The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) held a planning conference call at 8 a.m. Monday, February 13, 2017, to review the winter weather affecting Cape Cod. STATUS: The BCREPC Multi-Agency Coordination Center (MACC) was activated at 4 a.m. Monday by the Barnstable County All Hazard Incident Management Team. The MACC will continue to […]

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Barnstable County readies for next round of winter weather

Filed in Storm Press Releases by on February 12, 2017
Barnstable County readies for next round of winter weather

The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) held a planning conference call at 6 p.m. Sunday, February 12, 2017, to review the latest forecast on the approaching winter storm. STATUS: The BCREPC will activate the Multi-Agency Coordination Center (MACC) at 4 a.m. Monday. The BCREPC will continue to monitor forecasts and evaluate conditions throughout […]

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Barnstable County takes stock in wake of storm

Filed in Storm Press Releases by on February 9, 2017
Barnstable County takes stock in wake of storm

The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) held a conference call at 8 p.m. Thursday to take stock of conditions on Cape Cod in the wake of the winter storm. STATUS: The BCREPC Multi-Agency Coordination Center (MACC) continues to operate and monitor the current conditions across Cape Cod. At this time, the Regional Emergency […]

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Barnstable County in midst of winter storm

Filed in Storm Press Releases by on February 9, 2017
Barnstable County in midst of winter storm

The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) held a planning conference call at 4 p.m. Thursday to review the latest information on the winter storm battering the Cape and Islands. STATUS: The BCREPC Multi-Agency Coordination Center (MACC) is in operation and monitoring the current conditions across Cape Cod. At this time, the Regional Emergency […]

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