Speak Up for Ponds and Lakes

Speak Up for Ponds and Lakes

APCC’s third annual State of the Waters: Cape Cod report is out and we encourage you to review it. While there is a lot of information and important policy recommendations throughout the report, the one I want to focus attention on pertains to lakes and ponds. More...
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Stay Tuned

Perhaps more so than in prior years, this New Year left me with a greater sense of urgency than most. It could be a function of getting older and more aware of the passage of time. That is probably part of it. But another factor is a combined sense of great...
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Number Two No Longer

The next five years will be the Golden Age for wastewater management on Cape Cod. As you no doubt know, President Biden recently signed a federal infrastructure funding bill into law. Of the many areas of interest to Cape Cod towns is the infusion of additional water...
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Radioactive Water

As of last week, I was pretty sure that the proposed siting of the multi-purpose machine gun range on top of the water supply that serves the Upper Cape was the winner of the worst environmental idea award for 2021. I am no longer sure as we learned of a proposal to...
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Thanksgiving

This week kicks off the 2021 holiday season. For many of us, the upcoming holidays come with the hope that this season will feel more normal than the 2020 season did. That said, it is impossible to ignore the disruption, pain, sacrifice, and loss that we have all...