Public Hearing Notice

Public Hearing Notice Dartmouth - Route 6 corridor improvements

Wednesday, March 29, 2023 at 6 p.m.


Dartmouth Town Hall, Select Board Hearing Room 304, 400 Slocum Road, Dartmouth, MA 02747

Overview of Dartmouth - Route 6 corridor improvements

A Live (In Person) Design Public Hearing will be hosted at the Dartmouth Town Hall, Select Board Meeting Room, 400 Slocum Road, Dartmouth MA to present the design for the proposed Corridor Improvements on Route 6, from Faunce Corner Road to Hathaway Road Project in Dartmouth, MA.


The purpose of this hearing is to provide the public with the opportunity to become fully acquainted with the proposed CORRIDOR IMPROVEMENTS ON ROUTE 6, FROM FAUNCE CORNER ROAD TO HATHAWAY ROAD project. All views and comments made at the hearing will be reviewed and considered to the maximum extent possible.


The proposed project consists of corridor improvements along State Road (Route 6) between Faunce Corner Mall Road and Hathaway Road (approximately 1800’). These improvements will reduce congestion and improve safety along the Route 6 corridor. MassDOT is proposing a 10.5 foot wide Side Path along both sides of State Road (Route 6 in accordance with applicable design guides.

A secure right-of-way is necessary for this project. Acquisitions in fee and permanent or temporary easements may be required. The Commonwealth of Massachusetts is responsible for acquiring all needed rights in private or public lands. MassDOT's policy concerning land acquisitions will be discussed at this hearing.

Project inquiries, written statements and other exhibits regarding the proposed undertaking may be submitted to Carrie E. Lavallee, P.E., Chief Engineer, via e-mail to or via US Mail to Suite 7550, 10 Park Plaza, Boston, MA 02116, Attention: Project Management, Project File No. 607871. Statements and exhibits intended for inclusion in the public hearing transcript must be emailed or postmarked no later than ten (10) business days (14 calendar days) after the hearing is hosted on the MassDOT website listed below.

This hearing is accessible to people with disabilities. MassDOT provides reasonable accommodations and/or language assistance free of charge upon request (e.g interpreters in American Sign Language and languages other than English, live captioning, videos, assistive listening devices and alternate material formats), as available. For accommodation or language assistance, please contact MassDOT's Chief Diversity and Civil Rights Officer by phone (857-368-8580), TTD/TTY at (857) 266-0603, fax (857) 368-0602 or by email ( Requests should be made as soon as possible and prior to the hearing, and for more difficult to arrange services including sign-language, CART or language translation or interpretation, requests should be made at least ten business days before the hearing.

In case of inclement weather, hearing cancellation announcements will be posted on this website.

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