Barnstable Awarded Grants for Coastal Water Protection

A CapeCod.com article written by Brendan Fitzpatrick on August 6th, 2020 details a grant announcement from the Office of Coastal Zone Management in which the Town of Barnstable received a $173,000 grant to protect the Three Bays watershed, as they aim to create green infrastructure to treat runoff along South County Road. Continue reading

Rep. Crocker Supports Reinstating Hazard Pay for Stop & Shop Employees

A CapeCod.com article written by Luke Leitner on August 6, 2020 details a letter by Massachusetts legislators urging Stop & Shop to reinstate hazard pay for front-line employees during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Continue reading

Baker-Polito Administration Awards Funding to Communities to Protect Coastal Water Quality

A press release from the Office of Coastal Zone Management announces several grant awards to protect coastal water quality. The Town of Barnstable in partnership with the Association to Preserve Cape Cod received a grant in the amount of $173,255 to construct stormwater green infrastructure to treat runoff at South County Road through a nature-based approach. This project builds on a multi-year effort by the Town to improve water quality within the Three Bays watershed, with a goal to improve water quality for coastal habitat, swimming and shellfishing. Continue reading

Legislature’s Food System Caucus Works to Combat Food Insecurity and Support the Massachusetts’ Food System During Pandemic

A press release from the Office of State Representative Will Crocker highlights the work of the Legislature’s Food System Caucus throughout the COVID-19 pandemic to combat food insecurity. Continue reading

Crocker Supports Telehealth Legislation

A CapeCod.com article written on August 1, 2020 by Grady Culhane details the passage of telehealth legislation supported by Representative Crocker. Continue reading

Rep. Crocker supports bill expanding telehealth options

A press release from the Office of State Representative Will Crocker details the passage of H.4888, An Act to promote resilience in our health care system, which expands telehealth options. Continue reading

Rep. Crocker supports extension of formal sessions

A Barnstable Patriot article written on July 29, 2020 details Representative Crocker's support of an order to extend formal sessions past the traditional July 31st deadline to continue legislative work delayed due to the novel coronavirus. Continue reading

Rep. Crocker supports extension of formal sessions, but calls for more transparency in scheduling, polling decisions

A press release from the Office of State Representative Will Crocker details an Order the House adopted today to suspend Joint Rule 12A and allow formal sessions to continue beyond July 31. Continue reading

Rep. Crocker supports economic development, jobs creation bill

A press release from the Office of State Representative Will Crocker announces the passage of H.4879, an economic development and jobs creation bill. Continue reading

House and Senate agree to bill expanding student access to school breakfast in Massachusetts

A press release from the Office of State Representative Will Crocker details the passage of the Breakfast After the Bell legislation, which expands students access to school breakfast in Massachusetts. Continue reading