The Barnstable Health Department will hold flu shot clinics at the St. George Greek Orthodox Church Community Center, Route 28, Centerville on Wednesday, October 9th 9-11 & Wednesday, November 13th 3-5.  Cost to town residents is $3. Drive up service available!

Call Health Dept. (508) 862-4644 for more Information

Reminder: Vessel Storage Deadline Approaches


The Harbormaster’s office reminds residents that no vessel shall be stored or placed on any Town property between November 15 and April 15 without written permission from the Harbormaster. Any vessel placed or remaining between those dates shall be considered abandoned property and will be removed by the Town. The Town of Barnstable shall not be responsible for damage to or theft neither of any vessel placed nor for loss of property considered abandoned under this Town’s regulation. Questions? Contact the Harbormaster at 508-790-6273.


Veteran’s Day Parade Today


Barnstable Veterans Day Parade!

Monday 10 am, November 11, 2019

The parade will form next to the Town Hall Building, extending back to the Village Green and step off promptly at a 10:00 AM.  Proceeding down South St. to Old Colony, West onto  Main St., concluding at the Hyannis Village Green for the Annual Barnstable Soldiers Veterans Day Program. This year’s keynote speaker is Colonel (Retired) Scott A. Romberger, COO of the EOM Offshore Team.

Veterans Day – Monday, November 11th – Third Annual Veterans Town Hall

Immediately following the parade at Barnstable Town Hall, 2ndFloor Hearing Room,  367 Main Street, Hyannis, MA.  The Veterans Town Hall features Ten Minute Testimonies of Combat Veterans: Veterans Tell the Community What It Felt Like to Go to War.  Please join this community event hosted by the Town of Barnstable and the Cape & Islands Veterans Outreach Center: an opportunity to listen respectfully and demonstrate your interest genuinely.  This is a solemn and non-political event. There is no question and answer period; no debate on the merits or justifications of war; no recrimination or accusations.  This event’s concept was created by Sebastian Junger, Journalist, Author and Veterans Advocate and supported by Congressman Seth Moulton, former Marine and Iraq Veteran.  The Hyannis Elks will be providing food for this event.

Veterans Day: What’s Closed, Open in Barnstable
What’s closed:

Public schools
Town offices (state and federal offices also closed)
Public Libraries
Post offices
Most banks will be closed to observe the holiday
What’s Open:

Convenience Stores
Liquor stores
Retail stores (check with your local retailers first)

Cotuit Fire District Special Meeting Information

Design Feasibility Study for the Expansion of Facilities

Cotuit Fire District 64 & 56 High Street Cotuit, MA

View July 2019 Feasibilty Study HERE

Cotuit Fire District Informational Meeting

Tuesday November  12, 7 pm, Freedom Hall

View Space Needs Assessment and 2020 Prudential Building Proposal HERE

View Background Information and Preliminary Budget HERE for Cotuit Fire District Special Meeting Tuesday November 19, 2019, 7:30pm, Freedom Hall

View Special Meeting Warrant HERE


Military Appreciation Event

Saturday November 9, 2019 11 AM – 3 PM
Cape Cod Harley-Davidson
750 MacArthur Blvd Pocasset, MA 02559
  • Annual Cape Cod Cares 4 The Troops drop-off event for items to be mailed to our military overseas.
  • Christmas care packages include personal toiletry items, food items and other useful goodies.
  • Christmas cards will be available to fill out and we will include the cards with the donations.
  • Lunch from the Lobster Trap will be served.
  • More Information HERE

View Cape Cod Military, Veteran and Family Collaborative HERE