WEST NILE VIRUS Detected in the Town of Barnstable!

View Press Release HERE

A total of six positive samples were detected from batches trapped in Cotuit, Marstons Mills and Hyannis. Three samples of Culex pipiens/restuans mosquitoes trapped in Cotuit on 8/7/18 tested positive for West Nile Virus.

More Information on Cape Cod Mosquito Control Project Website HERE  or call 508-775-1510.

Air Quality Alert & Heat Advisory

AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT  TO 11 PM TONIGHT & HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT TO 8PM TONIGHT 

The Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection has issued an Air Quality Action Day for Ground Level Ozone, in effect until  11 PM tonight! An Air Quality Action day means that Ground Level Ozone concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy standards.View Advisories  HERE

 

 

Annual “Kids Day” Wednesday 10-2

On Wednesday August 8th the Barnstable Police Department along with the five Town of Barnstable Fire Departments will be hosting the Annual “Kids Day” at the Barnstable High School from 10:00 am to 2:00 p.m. This event will allow children of all ages to see demonstrations, equipment, and vehicles from several different police and fire departments. K-9 demonstrations, helicopters, and SWAT demonstrations are just a few of the things kids will be able to view. Enjoy a hot dog and soda, followed by an ice cream cone, all donated by local businesses. Everything is FREE at “Kids Day”. A parade starts the day’s events at 10:00 am.