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55 Days of Sagamore Bridge Work Scheduled to Begin This Month
Sagamore Bridge Work

55 Days of Sagamore Bridge Work Scheduled to Begin This Month

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Transportation by on March 19, 2018 • views: 1871

A major project is about to begin on the Sagamore Bridge that could have serious impacts on morning and afternoon commuter travel. Later this month, the Army Corps of Engineers will embark on a 55 day project to replace damaged roadway joints on the bridge. Travel over the bridge will be reduced to one lane […]

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Coast Guard monitors progress of repairs for MV Martha’s Vineyard
Vessel Trouble

Coast Guard monitors progress of repairs for MV Martha’s Vineyard

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Transportation by on March 19, 2018 • views: 106

BOSTON — The Coast Guard is continuing to work with the Steamship Authority Sunday to determine why a ferry lost power Saturday night while en route Woods Hole from Martha’s Vineyard. Passengers were stranded aboard the vessel for nearly five hours Saturday night as crew attempted to get the engines started. After the captain of the Motor Vessel Martha’s Vineyard […]

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New Bus Stop Added at Barnstable Municipal Airport
Transit Planning

New Bus Stop Added at Barnstable Municipal Airport

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Transportation by on July 24, 2017 0 Comments • views: 338

HYANNIS, MA (July 24, 2017) — Local officials are lauding the addition of a new bus stop at Barnstable Municipal Airport, saying it brings a boost to local efforts to improve multi-modal transportation. Peter Pan Bus Lines will now stop at Barnstable Municipal Airport on its way to and from Logan Airport in Boston. The […]

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Steamship Authority High-Speed Ferry Iyanough Back in Action

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Transportation by on July 18, 2017 0 Comments • views: 312

HYANNIS, MA (July 18, 2017) — The Steamship Authority’s high-speed ferry M/V Iyanough is back in service. The ferry made its return this morning, departing Hyannis for Nantucket at 8:15 AM. The high-speed ferry crashed into the Hyannis Port breakwater on Friday, June 16, injuring 15 people. Authorities say the crew onboard mistook boats and […]

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Cape Cod Rail Trail Update
Transit Planning

Cape Cod Rail Trail Update

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Transportation by on July 10, 2017 0 Comments • views: 283

Imagine riding your bicycle from Bourne to Provincetown, crossing the entire length of Cape Cod on a safe, protected bike path. That’s the ultimate vision for improving the Cape Cod Rail Trail. The Yarmouth extension of the trail is nearly complete, and in late June, cyclists and walkers were allowed to cross the new bridge […]

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Cape Media News Debut Episode
Transit Planning

Cape Media News Debut Episode

Cape Media News launched its debut episode at 5:30 PM on Wednesday, April 19, 2017.

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Route 134 Closure Re-Scheduled
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Route 134 Closure Re-Scheduled

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Transportation by on April 10, 2017 0 Comments • views: 626

Rail Trail Bridge Construction Route 134 Closure: Tuesday, April 18, 2017 The Cape Cod Rail Trail bridge spanning Route 134 is scheduled to be put in place on Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Traffic along Route 134 will be detoured between Theophilis Smith Road and Upper County Road, beginning at approximately 8:00 PM. Work will begin […]

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Cape Media News: Rail Trail Work Will Cause Delays in Dennis

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Transportation by on March 27, 2017 0 Comments • views: 635

A bicycle bridge spanning Route 134 in Dennis is slated for installation on April 4, 2017. Road closures will be in place while the bridge is installed. According to Dennis Police, on the evening of April 4, 2017, Route 134 will be closed in both directions between Theophilis Smith Road and Upper County Road. The […]

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Cape and Islands Legislative Delegation Asks for Oversight Hearing in Follow Up to the Killing Of Officer Gannon views: 3

The following is a letter sent by the Cape’s legislative delegation to the Joint Committee on the Judiciary and the Joint Committee on Public Safety and Homeland Security “We owe it to Sergeant Gannon, his family, and the Yarmouth Police Department to take a hard look at what happened, particularly at the Trial Court, witness protection […]

Member Spotlight: James Locke views: 29

  James is heading overseas for a few months, but he’s been a staple of the Media Center this year since joining in August of 2017. Born in England, James spent much of his childhood in Kenya before joining the army and traveling the world. He came to the Cape on an expedition in 2010 […]

Going Green! Earth Day Events and More! views: 67

Earth Day is nearly upon us (it’s this Sunday, April 22nd), and there’s never been a better time to get involved in the environmental movement. According to the Earth Day Network, more than 1 billion people participate in Earth Day activities every year! This year’s theme is “End Plastic Pollution,” and there are so many […]

Story Slam: How We Met – In Pictures! views: 33

Last night, Cape Media and Cape Cod Beer hosted a Story Slam for a cavalcade of local storytellers, under the theme of “How We Met”. Eight people performed and over $350 was raised for the Yarmouth Police Fund. First Place (and the Audience Favorite award) went to James Barnes, with his well-timed story about a date that […]