Public Hearing Notice Yarmouth - Corridor improvements on Route 28
Overview of Yarmouth - Corridor improvements on Route 28
A Design Public Hearing will be held to present the design for the proposed Corridor Improvements on Route 28 project in Yarmouth, 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 28, in Yarmouth and Barnstable Project. All views and comments submitted in response to the hearing will be reviewed and considered to the maximum extent possible.
The proposed project is primarily a resurfacing project, however, improvements that address safety, multi-modal travel and intersection geometry and operations are proposed along Route 28 (Iyannough Road / Main Street) as well. Most of the project area is within the town of Yarmouth; approximately 1600 LF or 0.3 miles is located within the town of Barnstable. The project limits include roughly 2.9 miles (approximately 15,500 LF) along Route 28 (Iyannough Road / Main Street) in the towns of Yarmouth and Barnstable (Hyannis) and short segments of intersecting streets. Bicycle accommodations consisting of a 10’ shared use path have been provided 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 presented in the 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 MassDOTProjectManagement@dot.state.ma.us or via US Mail to Suite 7550, 10 Park Plaza, Boston, MA 02116, Attention: Project Management, Project File No. 608264. 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 (MassDOT.CivilRights@dot.state.ma.us). 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, a cancellation announcement will be posted on this website.