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Notice of Opportunity for Public Comment on Transportation Planning Documents 

Planning for the Future Transportation Needs of Cape Cod 

For Immediate Release (April 26, 2023) – In accordance with the Public Participation Plan, the Cape Cod Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) has released the following documents for a 21-day public review and comment period. Members of the public are invited to review these documents and provide comments 

The UPWP describes all significant transportation planning activities planned on Cape Cod over the twelve (12) month period from October 2023 through September 2024. The TIP serves as a prioritized listing of roadway, bridge, and transit projects proposed for implementation during the next five (5) federal fiscal years. FFY 2023-2027 TIP Draft Amendment 2 would increase funding amounts to match the increased project cost estimates for the Barnstable Bearses Way Shared Use Path project and the Wellfleet Route 6 at Main Street project. 

Copies of these documents are available for review online at:

Public comment opportunities for these plans will be held on the following dates:  

  • An in-person meeting at the Hyannis Transportation Center at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, April 26, 2023 
  • A virtual public meeting at 6:00 PM on Wednesday, April 26, 2023 
  • An in-person outreach table on the Cape Cod Rail Trail at Station Avenue parking area in Yarmouth on Tuesday, May 9, 2023 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM 
  • An in-person outreach table on the Old Colony Rail Trail at Monomoy baseball field parking area on Stepping Stones Road in Chatham on Thursday, May 11, 2023 from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM 

Virtual meetings can be accessed by clicking: or calling in to (929) 205-6099 and entering meeting ID 961 1903 7671. 

A virtual public meeting of the Cape Cod MPO is scheduled for Monday, May 22, 2023 at 1:00 PM to hear additional public comments and consider endorsement of these documents. Virtual meeting details will be available at 

Please contact Colleen Medeiros at 508-744-1226 for further information. 

Comments on these plans may be sent via mail, facsimile, e-mail, or online by May 15, 2023, as follows: 

Cape Cod Commission Transportation Program 
Attn: Colleen Medeiros, Transportation Program Manager 
3225 Main Street (Route 6A) | PO Box 226 
Barnstable MA 02630-0226 

Sent by facsimile (fax) to the attention of Colleen Medeiros, Transportation Program Manager, FAX: 508-362-3136 

Via electronic mail (E-Mail) please put “UPWP,” “TIP,” or “TIP Amendment” in the subject line and send to: 

Via online public comment form: Fill out an online public comment form by visiting this link: