Weather-related damage closes Chapin Beach ramp

Ramp will reopen once repairs are made

The Town of Dennis announced today that the ramp at Chapin Beach was damaged over the weekend and is temporarily closed.

Repairs will be made by the Department of Natural Resources once the weather improves.

Weekend weather and related tides damaged the ramp, according to the department's director Karen M. Jones.

The ramp will be reopened once the repairs are made. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on