The Town of Barnstable currently operates four public
marinas. The Marina at Prince Cove, Marstons Mills;
Bismore Park Marina, Ocean Street Hyannis; Gateway
Marina, Hyannis; and Barnstable Harbor Marina,
link fencing along the parking area adjacent to the Cotuit Town Dock is being
replaced beginning Friday, July 15, 2016.
Work on the fencing is expected to be completed in the next week.
"Please contact DPW with any questions. Thank
In order for an
applicant to maintain his/her status on the list, he/she
must notify the Harbormaster's office in writing between
January 1st and February 15th of each year of his/her
desire to remain on the list.
initiation fee of $15.00 for Town of Barnstable
residents and a $25.00 fee for non-residents must
accompany the applicant's request to be placed on the
waiting list. An annual, nonrefundable maintenance fee
of $5.00 for residents, and a $10.00 fee for
non-residents must accompany the applicant's request to
remain on the waiting list.
Effective May 15, 1994, no additional applications will be accepted
for the waiting list. A moratorium shall be in effect until the present
waiting list has been diminished and all applicants have either been awarded
a dock or have been removed from the list for failure to perform. From that
time forth, the waiting list shall be filled through a lottery system, open
to all, and placement upon the list shall be in the order by which the name
of the applicant was drawn. The Town, at it's discretion, shall determine
the number of applicants to be placed upon the waiting list. All applicants
upon their selection through the lottery system, shall be subject to the fee
system as stated in the Marina Rules and Regulations, and all other rules
and regulations as they pertain. When an appropriate slip becomes available,
the Harbormaster will notify the applicant of the vacancy and the applicant
shall have first right of refusal on leasing the slip. Should the applicant
not accept the offer of the slip, the applicant may waive that offer but
elect to remain on the top of the wait list for the next available slip. The
vacant slip shall then be offered to the next eligible applicant until the
vacancy is filled. It shall be the responsibility of the applicant to notify
the Harbormaster's Office of any change in the address or phone number or
any other significant changes to the application.