Archives for June 2015

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: Members are urged to take this online survey and provide their input on […]

OpenCape: Executive Director

Purpose of Position Reporting to, and in partnership with, the OpenCape Board of Directors acts as the most Senior Officer of the Corporation and is generally responsible for leveraging OpenCape’s advanced fiber-optic network and integrated collocation center to advance the economic, social, and public safety interests of the communities of Southeastern Massachusetts.  Ensures programmatic excellence, […]

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 […]