Village of Cotuit to host community visioning session on Sept. 16

The evening's topic is pedestrian safety

The Cotuit-Santuit Civic Association will host a community visioning session on Tuesday, September 16 at 7 p.m. at Freedom Hall, 976 Main Street in Cotuit. The topic of this first session is pedestrian safety and pedestrian connections.

Members of the Cotuit-Santuit Civic Association and Barnstable Town Council President Jessica Rapp-Grassetti will be on hand to discuss pedestrian safety in Cotuit.

The community sessions will result in a concept plan addressing pedestrian safety especially in the area of Putnam Ave., Falmouth Road (Route 28) and Cotuit Village center. The plan will also address vehicle/pedestrian conflict on Main Street and excessive speeding by drivers in the area.

Representatives from the Town of Barnstable including Police Chief Paul McDonald, Town Engineer Roger Parsons and Growth Management Director  Jo Anne Miller Buntich will participate in the session.

Cotuit residents are encouraged to attend and contribute ideas and suggestions. 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