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Two Hundred Ninety-Second Meeting of the Cape Cod National Seashore Advisory Commission February 3

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Date: January 27, 2014
Contact: George Price, Superintendent, 508-771-2144

The Two Hundred and Ninety-Second meeting of the Cape Cod National Seashore Advisory Commission will take place on Monday, February 3, 2013, at 1:00 PM, in the meeting room at Headquarters, 99 Marconi Station, in Wellfleet, Massachusetts to discuss the following:

1.Adoption of Agenda

2.Approval of Minutes of Previous Meeting (December 2, 2013)

3.Reports of Officers

4.Reports of Subcommittees

Update of Pilgrim Nuclear Plant Emergency Planning Subcommittee Review and Discussion of the requested report:
An Analysis of the Impact of a Disaster at the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station on the Economy of Cape Cod

5.Superintendent's Report

Update on Sequestration/FY 14 budget

Update on Dune Shacks

Improved Properties / Town Bylaws 

Herring River Wetland Restoration

Storm Damage

Shorebird Management Planning

Highlands Center Update

Alternate Transportation funding

Ocean stewardship topics – shoreline change

Climate Friendly Parks

6.Old Business

7.New Business

Discussion of NSTAR spraying plans and utility right-a ways

8.Date and agenda for next meeting

9.Public comment and


The meeting is open to the public.It is expected that 15 persons will be able to attend in addition to the Commission members.Interested persons may make oral/written presentations to the Commission during the business meeting or file written statements.Such requests should be made to the Park Superintendent prior to the meeting.


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Did You Know?

Atlantic coastline at Cape Cod National Seashore

In 1959, Massachusetts Senators John F. Kennedy and Leverett Saltonstall introduced the legislation that led to the creation of Cape Cod National Seashore. Two years later, in 1961, then-President John F. Kennedy signed into law Public Law 87-126 which authorized Cape Cod National Seashore.