Town of Barnstable, MA
Barnstable County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Manager of the Town of Barnstable 11-26-2008; amended in its entirety 9-18-2012. Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Beaches and waterways — See Ch. 32.

§ 430-1 Authority.

These rules and regulations are made by the Town Manager of the Town of Barnstable under the authority of Chapter 32, Article II, § 32-7, of the Town of Barnstable Code

§ 430-2 Regulation of vessels on Town ways to water, landings and beaches.

A. 
Unless a vessel owner secures written permission from Harbormaster staff for a proven need and that the vessel be actively used, no vessel shall be stored or placed on any Town property between November 15 and April 15 that is posted by the Harbormaster with a permanent sign to this effect. Any vessel placed or remaining between those dates shall be considered abandoned property under this regulation, and will be scrapped or otherwise disposed of by the Town. The Town of Barnstable shall not be responsible for damage to or theft of any vessel placed neither at this parcel nor for loss of property considered abandoned under this regulation.
B. 
Additionally, with respect to the property located at 85 Old Shore Road, Cotuit (Assessor’s Map 035, Parcel 072), no vessel shall be stored or placed on the bathing beach portion of this parcel, as delineated by the low rail fences on either side or as otherwise may be posted.
C. 
Other than as may temporarily be required during launching, vessels shall not be placed on either side of the launch ramp.
D. 
Trailer storage is prohibited at all times on the Town property located at 85 Old Shore Road.