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The Cape and Islands Democratic Council promotes Democratic values in Barnstable, Dukes, and Nantucket Counties. Established over a quarter century ago, we create progress for activists, candidates, elected officials, and concerned citizens.

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  • Upcoming events

    Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 07:00 AM

    Preliminary Voting in Barnstable

    AUGUST 30 – LAST DAY TO REGISTER TO VOTE FOR PRELIMINARY ELECTION– Town Clerk’s Office will be open until 8 p.m. for that purpose.

    SEPTEMBER 19 – TOWN PRELIMINARY ELECTION (In any precinct where more than 2 people are running for one seat – or town wide if more than 2 people are running for one seat). It will be announced on August 3rd, IF a preliminary is going to be held. 

    Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 12:00 PM


    from http://www.barnstablepatriot.com/news/20170310/new-cape-tech-building-will-go-to-voters

    Cape Cod Regional Technical High School has proposed a $141 million new building to replace its aging facility in Harwich.

    Superintendent Robert Sanborn appeared before the Barnstable Town Council March 2 to discuss the building proposal, which will be put to a district-wide vote Oct. 24 in 12 member towns from Provincetown to Mashpee.

    Cape Tech serves students from Barnstable, Mashpee, Yarmouth, Dennis, Harwich, Chatham, Brewster, Orleans, Eastham, Wellfleet, Truro, and Provincetown.

    ... the MSBA board, chaired by state Treasurer Deborah Goldberg, voted unanimously to include the high school in its schematic design phase, a process of fine-tuning cost estimates and design features that will result in the final project scope and budget to go before voters Oct. 24....

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