County Dredge Starting Cotuit Bay Project

HYANNIS – The town of Barnstable says work started on Monday for the Cotuit Bay entrance channel dredging project.

The County Dredge and contractor Dig-It Construction began mobilizing equipment to dredge the approach channel to the bay.

The dredged material will be used for beach nourishment at the eastern end of Dead Neck Island.

Weather-pending, dredging activities are anticipated to start within the next week, and be finished by April 1st. The dredging schedule is 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Saturday and possibly Sunday. Vessel operators in the area are being urged to take caution.

By Jim McCabe, NewsCenter

About Jim McCabe

Jim McCabe is a native of (suburban) Philadelphia who has lived in New England and covered Cape Cod news since 2016. He is also the play-by-play announcer for the Cape-based Seahawks Hockey Club .
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