Announcements

Change to Shelter Consolidation Plan

Filed in Announcements by on March 4, 2018
Change to Shelter Consolidation Plan

BARNSTABLE (MA) March 4, 2018 – Sunday evening, the Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) revised its shelter consolidation plan. The consolidation plan is as follows. The shelter at the Cape Cod Regional Technical High School in Harwich remains open. Pets will be accommodated. There will be NO reception center at the American Red […]

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Barnstable County Emergency Shelters Serve 75 Overnight

Filed in Announcements, Storm Press Releases by on March 4, 2018
Barnstable County Emergency Shelters Serve 75 Overnight

BARNSTABLE (MA) March 4, 2018 – At 1 a.m. Sunday, March 4, 2018, the client population at the 3 Barnstable County Regional Emergency Shelters was as follows: Falmouth High School – overnight population = 14 874 Gifford Street, Falmouth Barnstable Intermediate School – overnight population = 20 895 Falmouth Road, Hyannis Cape Cod Regional Technical […]

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Winter Storm Riley Batters Barnstable County

Filed in Announcements, Storm Press Releases by on March 2, 2018
Winter Storm Riley Batters Barnstable County

The midday high tide forced the closure of Route 6A in Sandwich and Dennis The midnight tides are expected to reach and exceed the levels experience at noon Winds have been steady at tropical storm force with gusts exceeding 80 mph in several locations The County is experiencing power outages in the majority of towns […]

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March 7, 2018 BCREPC Regular Meeting

Filed in Announcements by on February 28, 2018
March 7, 2018 BCREPC Regular Meeting

PUBLIC MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT CANCELLED The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. Harbor View Conference Room at the Barnstable County Complex 3195 Main Street, Barnstable, MA 02630 AGENDA I. Welcome/Introductions II. Minutes: January 3, 2018 III. Status Reports from REPC Subcommittees and Programs: […]

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MLK Service Day Project

Filed in Announcements, General, Preparedness by on January 23, 2018
MLK Service Day Project

BCREPC AmeriCorps members Conor Terry and Cynthia Slemmer,  alongside American Red Cross AmeriCorps members Caitlin Rasche and Hannah Bourassa, served at the Cape Cod Elder Services as part of the MLK Day of Service Project. The members gave a group of attendees a presentation on disaster preparation, how to make a disaster kit, and the sheltering […]

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January 2018 BCREPC Regular Meeting

Filed in Announcements by on December 19, 2017
January 2018 BCREPC Regular Meeting

PUBLIC MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 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: September 6, 2017 III. Status Reports from REPC Subcommittees and Programs: • […]

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BCREPC Surveys the Aftermath of the October Storm

Filed in Announcements by on October 30, 2017
BCREPC Surveys the Aftermath of the October Storm

The intense storm is wrapping up and on its way out Approximately 14,000 Eversource customers are without power on Cape Cod Eversource is bringing in additional line crews and downed-wire guards and hopes to restore power to most customers on Monday The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) held a conference call at 10 […]

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November 1, 2017 BCREPC Meeting

Filed in Announcements by on October 26, 2017
November 1, 2017 BCREPC Meeting

PUBLIC MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Will hold a public safety training session on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at 12:30 p.m. Harbor View Conference Room at the Barnstable County Complex 3195 Main Street, Barnstable, MA 02630 AGENDA 12:30 PM Arrival/Sign-ins/Lunch provided by National Grid 1:00 PM-2:00 PM National Grid Annual Safety […]

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South Korea Turns to Barnstable County for Hazardous Materials Advice

Filed in Announcements by on August 29, 2017
South Korea Turns to Barnstable County for Hazardous Materials Advice

Updated Jul 22, 2017 at 7:00 AM BARNSTABLE — A delegation from South Korea visited the Barnstable County Complex on Friday to discuss the county’s strategies for managing hazardous materials. The group of 14 researchers, graduate students, engineers and industry experts was the second delegation to visit Barnstable County from South Korea. In June 2016, a smaller group visited to […]

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September 6, 2017 BCREPC Regular Meeting

Filed in Announcements by on August 29, 2017
September 6, 2017 BCREPC Regular Meeting

PUBLIC MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 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: August 2, 2017 III. Status Reports from REPC Subcommittees and Programs: • […]

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