Dara Bryan: Building a community

Cape Cod Technology Council Board member Dara Bryan moved here four years ago for the summer, and liked it so much she came back the following spring in search of “a real career.” Not only did she find a career, she found a community. But it wasn’t easy. She discovered that there are two Cape […]

Cape Light Compact Presents at CCTC Infrastructure Committee

Maggie Downey of the Cape Light Compact presented to the Infrastructure Committee on June 10, 2015. Some highlights below. A more detailed power point presentation on the 2016-2018 Energy Efficiency Program Plan, and a link to an online survey, is found at: http://www.capelightcompact.org/eeplan/ Members are urged to take this online survey and provide their input on […]

What Western MA towns are doing about municipal broadband

Great story from the Globe on how small towns in Western Massachusetts are leveraging community broadband for the economic benefit of their citizens. What lessons may be applied to Cape Cod’s last mile needs? Remote Mass. towns welcome broadband’s arrival (Globe)

Boston Globe Letter from OpenCape Chair, Acting Exec

The Last Mile – editorial from the Falmouth Enterprise

February Infrastructure: Housing

The Cape Cod Commission is working on an update of the regional policy plan – a “coherent set of regional planning policies and objectives to guide development throughout said Barnstable County and to protect the region’s resources.”  The plan has to be revised at least every five years. In the past, this committee has reviewed […]

Advanced Manufacturing: Marine Robotics And Other High-Tech Add To The Cape’s Economy (WCAI)

May Infrastructure: housing, broadband, and shared resources

We hit on some hot topics at May’s Infrastructure Committee meeting, including housing, broadband, water innovation and STEM. The meeting began with a recap of the 5th Smarter Cape Summit, “Housing on the Cape: It’s smart to be Dense.” The results of the CCYP Shape the Cape survey confirmed the outflow of young professionals from […]

OpenCape Board Chair Highlights Progress, Next Phase Of Growth At Smartercape Summit

  HYANNIS, MA—April 30, 2015— At this year’s annual SmarterCape 5 Summit on May 6, Art Gaylord, Chair of OpenCape’s Board of Directors, will provide an update on the progress made in the past year in expanding and utilizing the fiber-optic network and plans for the organization’s next phase of growth. OpenCape has successfully completed […]

Notice of Nominations of Officers and Directors in 2015

In accordance with Article VII, Section 2 of the By-Laws of the Cape Cod Technology Council, Inc. (“the Council”), a Nominating Committee was duly appointed and has presented a slate of nominees to the Council’s Board of Directors and a slate of nominee for the Council’s Officers. Additional nominations to the Board of Directors may […]