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Real-Time Road Closures and Traffic Management
The Town of Barnstable’s Waze for Cities Partnership allows us to report construction-related road closures and traffic impacts in real-time. Click on the Waze Live Map to expand your view of current traffic conditions.
Sewer-Related Road Closures | Updated February 26, 2024:
(Phinney’s Lane, Centerville) The Town of Barnstable’s Contractor, Robert B. Our, will continue remaining sewer installation on Phinney’s Lane, from Wequaquet Lane to Great Marsh Road, requiring this section of road to be closed during work hours. This work will not impact the recently paved sections of Phinney’s Lane. Work will occur Monday through Friday, from approximately 7:00AM to 5:00PM, weather permitting. Local resident and emergency access will be maintained throughout construction, with traffic control onsite to assist motorists.
(West Main Street, Centerville) The Town of Barnstable’s Contractor, Robert B. Our, will continue remaining sewer installation on West Main Street. As a result, West Main Street, from Route 28 to Strawberry Hill Road, will be closed during work hours. Work will occur Monday through Friday, from approximately 7:30AM to 5:00PM, weather permitting. Local resident and emergency access will be maintained throughout construction, with traffic control onsite to assist motorists. Businesses on West Main Street will remain accessible via Route 28.
Motorists should expect delays. As always, please slow down and use extreme caution when traveling through the road construction areas and follow posted safety and detour signs.
(Main Street, Hyannis) The Town of Barnstable’s contractor, RJV Construction Corporation, continues to advance in-road sewer construction related to the 725 Main Street Sewer Pump Station Project. A single-direction detour will be required for eastbound traffic on Main Street, Hyannis, from the West End Rotary to Sea Street Extension. Westbound traffic will be maintained, and Stevens Street will remain open and accessible. Work will continue Monday through Friday, from approximately 8:30AM to 5:00PM, weather permitting. This work is part of the Town’s Sewer Pump Station Rehabilitation Program. To review project details and supportive presentation materials, please visit: https://bit.ly/725MainStreetPS
As part of the Town of Barnstable’s Comprehensive Wastewater Management Plan (CWMP), the Town is seeking Legislative approval for proposed alterations to Mother’s Park, Centerville. Public comments will be accepted until close of business on Monday, May 15, 2023.
Starting Monday, April 3, 2023, through Friday, May 25, 2023, sewer construction will transition into the Route 28 roadway. Construction within the state highway will occur during the hours of 8:30AM to 5:00PM, weather permitting. Posted detours will be in place, supported by onsite traffic control to direct motorists.
On Tuesday, March 14, 2023, Town Engineer, Griffin Beaudoin, P.E., provided an overview of the Comprehensive Wastewater Management Plan (CWMP) before sharing a brief status update for each of the active projects currently included within Phase 1 of the 30-year sewer expansion plan.
We get it, traffic is frustrating. That’s why, as a Waze for Cities Partner, we now share real-time road closures and re-openings directly within the Waze platform. Before heading out the door, review current road closures and detours via your Waze App or directly on the Waze Live Map.
As sewer installation approaches the intersection of Strawberry Hill Road and Route 28, traffic management plans will adapt to support a safe working environment, while also addressing local traffic needs.
The Town of Barnstable Department of Public Works invites interested individuals to join us for the presentation of the Long Pond Marstons Mills Management Plan. The meeting will be held via zoom on Tuesday, November 29th, 2022 at 5:30PM. To access the meeting go...