Road Work Notice


I’m Happy to Report that MassDOT has responded to my recent letter and issued the following work notice.

Road Work Notice From MASS DOT

Estimated Start Date of Work: 8/12/19

Project Type: Asphalt Pavement Repairs and Improvements.

Description of Work: Repairing deteriorated asphalt (pothole repairs) associated with Route-28 northbound & southbound lanes from the Mashpee / Barnstable Town Line to Bearses Way (Barnstable).

Hours of Operation (Day/Night): 9:00 PM – 5:30 AM

Description of Traffic Management: Lane restrictions controlled by Police Details.

Estimated Duration of Work: 6 Night’s, starting on/or about August 12th; Weather permitting.

Note: Work to be scheduled on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday nights only.

Road Work & Closure Notice

ATTENTION Drivers using the Santuit River Bridge on Old King’s Road.

Work is scheduled to begin Monday, August 12, 2019, and will continue through Friday, November 15, 2019.

Sampson’s Mill Road/Old Kings Road will be closed to traffic in both directions for the duration of the project.  The road closure will be between Willowbend Drive in Mashpee and at Abbey Gate Road in Barnstable.  Eastbound traffic will be detoured in Mashpee onto Cape Drive to Route 28.  Westbound traffic in Barnstable will be alerted via message boards to utilize Route 28 via Main Street.
Questions on the project can be directed to Mashpee DPW at 508-539-1420 or Barnstable DPW at 508-790-6400 or