The 2017-2018 school year begins Wednesday August 30.
View School Calendar HERE
UPDATE: August 29, 2017
UPDATE: July 31, 2017
Cyanobacteria Update (These observations are based on our inspection of high risk Barnstable ponds with public or semi-public beaches.)
Lovells, Marston Mills
Long Pond, Centerville
Advisory: Toxic algae is present, but has not collected into a film on the surface. Pond shows slight discoloration. Can easily see through water. Low to minimal health risks to people, higher risks for pets.
Warning: Toxic algae has started to collect and form a film on the surface. Pond shows slight to moderate discoloration. Can see through water, but water is cloudy. Low to moderate health risks for people, higher risks for pets.
Closure: Toxic algae has collected and formed a thick film on the surface (looks like soup or paint). Pond shows extreme discoloration. Cannot see through water at all. Moderate to severe health risks for people, higher risks for pets.
Town wide Beach Locations & Contact Information HERE
Cotuit Fire District Prudential Committee
Monday August 28, 6pm, Freedom Hall
View Agenda HERE
UPDATE – 8/23/17 Shellfishing Open
Due to heavy rains, the Town of Barnstable is CLOSED TO ALL HARVEST OF SHELLFISH
For updates & additional information Contact Dan Horn Marine & Environmental Director firstname.lastname@example.org or call MEA Supervisor, Douglas Kalweit
Next Hazardous Waste Collection Day
Saturday August 26, 9-12
Barnstable Transfer Station
45 Flint St., Marstons Mills
Total Solar Eclipse Monday August 21
View info HERE