Barnstable Receives State Funds to Protect Coastline

DunesBARNSTABLE – Barnstable was one of nine communities in the Commonwealth selected to receive state funding to help protect the coastline from storm damage and reduce coastal erosion.

The town will be awarded a $186,500 grant for the “Green Coastline Protection” project.

According to the town manager Thomas Lynch’s office, the grant will be used to stabilize the Blish Point Boat Ramp and Millway Beach in Barnstable.