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Information on this page is provide links to real time traffic information and traffic advisories for the major roads on Cape Cod.

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Traffic Advisories

Overnight Milling Operations on Bourne Rotary - Night work April 15 and 16

MassDOT announced it will be conducting milling operations on the Bourne Rotary. Work will take place on Monday, April 15 and Tuesday, April 16 from the hours of 8:00 p.m. until 5:00 a.m.

This work will require lane closures on the Bourne Bridge. Entrances into and out of the rotary during paving operations will have some lane restrictions but access to the rotary for drivers will be maintained and detour signs, as appropriate, will be in place.

Emergency vehicles will be able to pass through the work zone at all times.

Drivers traveling through the area should reduce speed and use caution. 

Appropriate signage, law enforcement details, and advanced message boards will be in place to guide drivers through the work area. 

Bourne Rotary Improvements - Nightly Operations M-F 8pm-5am

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing that it will perform rotary improvements at the Bourne Rotary including drainage work, milling, and paving, and pavement markings. Work will begin on Monday, March 4, and will occur nightly, Monday through Friday morning, from 8:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. The project is expected to be completed in the Fall of 2024. 

Drivers traveling through the affected areas should expect delays, reduce speed, and use caution. 

Appropriate signage, law enforcement details, and advanced message boards will be in place to guide drivers through the work area.   

Cape Cod Rail Trail Advisory - Brewster, Orleans, Eastham - April 1-6

Beginning Monday, April 1, 2024, and continuing through Saturday, April 6, 2024, the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) will close the Cape Cod Rail Trail (CCRT) from Eastham to Brewster from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. to accommodate repairs due to damage on the bike path. The path will be closed for the duration of work and signage will be clearly posted.

Route 6 Overnight Closures - Brewster

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is conducting nightwork on Route 6 between Exit 85 (Old Exit 11): RT-137 and Exit 89 (Old Exit 12): RT-6A. The roadway will be closed from 8:00PM EDT to 5:00AM EDT daily. Until May 31, 2024.

MassDOT Route 28 & Yarmouth Road Intersection Improvement Project

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT), working with their contract Northern Construction, will be completing an intersection improvements project at the intersection of Route 28 and Yarmouth Road.  The project will include lane widening/expansion, new sidewalks and pedestrian improvement, new traffic signalization as well as utility improvements, including drainage, water and sewer.  Demolition of the old KAM Appliance building is complete. Weather pending, construction will be on-going, Monday through Friday from 7:00 AM to 4:30 PM until completion of this phase of the project, which is anticipated for August 2024.

For questions, please contact the District 5 Construction Office at 508-884-4281.

Daytime Roadway Reconstruction and Related Work (Including Signals) on a Section of Route 151
The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing it will be performing roadway corridor improvements along a section of Route 151 in Mashpee. The work will begin on Thursday, March 10, 2022 and will take place weekly, Monday through Friday, during daytime hours from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The work is anticipated to continue through March 2025. The roadway reconstruction operations will start approximately 1,400 feet west of the Old Barnstable Road intersection and will end at the Mashpee Rotary.
The work will consist of improvements to bicycle, pedestrian, and vehicle access along the corridor. The work will also consist of pavement reconstruction, box widening, milling and paving, pavement markings, traffic signal upgrades, new signs, drainage system upgrades and the installation of curbing. A shared-use path will be constructed on the north side of the roadway and a five-foot sidewalk along most of the south side of the roadway. In addition, landscaping operations will be conducted along the corridor.
Standard temporary traffic control operations will consist of lane restrictions and alternating one-way traffic. Construction signs, message boards, arrow boards, drums and police details will be utilized.
Drivers who are traveling through the affected areas should expect delays, reduce speed, and use caution.
All scheduled work is weather dependent and/or may be impacted due to an emergency.

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