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Jul 30, 2016

Sunday, July 31: causeway OPEN

According to the Department of Public Works, the Padanaram Causeway—reaching from Water Street, over the Padanaram bridge, and to the Smith Neck-Gulf roads intersection—is supposed to close Monday-Friday, 6:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

The Padanaram Causeway Rehabilitation project—led by the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT)—initially shut down the area on July 6, briefly reopened for the July 8 weekend, and the aforementioned notice went into effect on July 13. At a Select Board meeting on July 25, MassDOT said the causeway would be closed longterm (until July 2018) starting August 1.

Due to inconsistencies following the last update, you can now find your daily know here.

  • Sunday, July 31: causeway OPEN
  • Saturday, July 30: causeway OPEN
  • Friday, July 29: causeway OPEN
  • Thursday, July 28: causeway OPEN
  • Wednesday, July 27: causeway OPEN
  • Tuesday, July 26: causeway OPEN
  • Monday, July 25: causeway OPEN

The $8,274,700-million project includes roadway, drainage, structural, and lighting improvements along Gulf Road from the eastern edge of the Padanaram Bridge and southerly 550 feet onto Smith Neck Road.

Check for more updates on the causeway construction.