Status Reports on Projects

Community Preservation Projects 2006- present
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CPA FUNDS – STATUS REPORT
 

CPA Funding Approved at Town Meeting April 4, 2006
Gull Pond Affordable Homes – in progress
CPA Funding - $144,112          
Project – Construction of 5 affordable homes
Location – Gull Pond Rd. (Map 8, Parcel 39)

 

CPA Funding Approved at Special Town Meeting November 13, 2006

Uncle Tim’s Bridge – Completed
CPA Funding - $107,000  
Project – Restoration of Uncle Tim’s Bridge
Location – Commercial St. (Map 15,  Parcel 151)

Paine Hollow Affordable Homes – permitting planned
CPA Funding - $175,000
Project – Construction of  7 rental units with 3 acres left as Open Space
Location – Paine Hollow Rd. (Map 29, Parcel 300)

Skateboard Park   –  Completed
CPA Funding - $155,000   (also see 2007 Additional funding)
Project – Construction of state of the art skateboard park
Location – Baker’s Field (Map 20, Parcel 4)

 

CPA Funding Approved at Special Town Meeting December 3, 2007

Historic Museum – Completed
CPA Funding - $270,000
Project – Purchase of  Additional Portion of Museum Building
Location – 258 Main St. (Section C) (Map 15, Parcel 46)

Preservation Hall – Completed 2011
CPA Funding - $500,000
Project – Preservation of Church for use as Cultural Center
Location – 335 Main St. (Map 14, Parcel 173)

Route 6 Rental Housing – in progress
CPA Funding -  $425,000
Project – Development of up to 5 Affordable rental units
Location – 2082 State Highway/Route 6 (Map 29, Parcel 129)

Additional Funding for Skateboard Park – Completed
CPA Funding - $18,000
Project – Complete Skateboard Park
Location – Baker’s Field (Map 20, Parcel 4)

 

CPA Funding Approved at Town Meeting April 28, 2008

Gips House –  Completed
CPA Funding - $100,000
Project – Restoration of Modernist house by Modern House Trust
Location –  on North East Pond (Map 17, Parcel 13)

USDA Grant/Land Acquisition – in progress
CPA Funding - $240,000
Project – Acquisition of land for 6 to 10 Affordable Homes in order to receive USDA loan.
Location – Various available lots

Pilgrim Springs Woodlands Conservation Area – Completed
CPA Funding - $100,000
Project – Purchase of additional lot at the trailhead of the Pilgrim Springs Woodlands Conservation Area.
Location – 105 Pilgrim Spring Rd. (Map 29, Parcel 282.2)

 

CPA Funding Approved at Town Meeting April 27, 2009 & STM October 26, 2009

Housing NOW – Completed
CPA Funding - $330,000     At ATM $300,000  and at STM $30,000
Project – Provide rental assistance and home owner assistance programs while other WHA housing projects come into existence.
Location – Various, for up to 20 rentals and at least one affordable homeownership opportunity

Drummer Cove Trailhead Lot - Completed
CPA Funding - $100,000
Project – Contribute to the purchase of the 1.53-acre lot which will provide access to the salt marsh and tidal flats of Drummer Cove.
Location -  110 Old Paine Hollow Rd. (Map 30, Lot 89)

 

Annual Town Meeting April 26, 2010

Pond Hill School - Near completion
CPA Funding - $250,000
Project – Restoration of historic Pond Hill School (South Wellfleet Neighborhood Association)
Location –  65 Old Paine Hollow Rd.  (Map 30, Parcel 85)

Habitat for Humanity - Completed
CPA Funding - $25,000
Project – Contribute to installation of affordable Habitat house
Location – 285 Chequessett Neck Rd. (Map 12, Parcel 295)

Hatch Cottage - Awaiting Lease with Department of Interior
CPC Funding - $100,000
Project – Restoration of Modernist style Hatch Cottage by Cape Cod Mondern House Trust
Location – 309 Bound Brook Way, (Map 6, Parcel 8)

 

Annual Town Meeting - April 25, 2011
Transfer to Affordable Housing Trust Fund
CPA Funding - $23,000

 

Special Town Meeting - October 24, 2011
Affordable Rental Subsidy Program
CPA Funding - $156,000
Project - Continue Rental Subsidies
Location - Various

 

Annual Town Meeting - April 23, 2012

Cannon Hill Historic Restoration
CPA Funding - $73,500
Project - Historic restoration of Cannon Hill/Hamblen Park landscape
Location - Cannon Hill/Hamblen Park (Map 15, Parcels 150 & 151)

Historical Museum East Wing Restoration - Completed
CPA Funding - $100,000
Project - Renovations to museum annex or East wing
Location – 258 Main St. (Section C) (Map 15, Parcel 46)

Wellfleet Archives - Completed
CPA Funding - $30,000
Project - Preservation of historic vital archives from 1763
Location - Town Hall

Housing Buy Down Program - Completed
CPA Funding - $127,000
Project - Coninuing support for first time home buyers
Location - Various

Open Space Purchase of Conservation Restriction - Completed
CPA Funding - $100,000
Projct - Contribuition to preservation of Conservation area
Location - Old County Rd. (Map 30, Parcel 67.1 & portion of Parcel 67)

 

Annual Town Meeting - April 22, 2013

Restoration & Rehabilitation of 335 Main Street Town Park - Completed
CPA Funding Request - $20,000
Project - Repairs & extension to driveway pavers, installation of driveway lighting, revegetation
Location - 335 Main St. ( Map14   Parcel 173)

Estate Planning for Affordable Housing - Ongoing
CPA Funding Request - $15,000
Project -Investigating options for bequests to Affordable Housing & providing legal advice for interested parties
Location - N/A

Pond Hill School Supplementary Funds - Nearing Completion
CPA Funding Request - $75,000
Project – Additional funds to complete the restoration of historic Pond Hill School (South Wellfleet Neighborhood Association)
Location –  65 Old Paine Hollow Rd.  (Map 30, Parcel 85)

 

Town Meeting - April 28, 2014

Town Records         - Complete

CPA Funding Repquest $37,959

Project - Provide proper storage, maintenance & accurate Town records for Town department requests for research.        

Location – Town Hall – 300 Main St.  (Map 14, Parcel 52)

Gull Pond Landing        - Underway in part                        

CPA Funding Request - $54,162 

Project - Improve the Gull Pond Landing area with mitigation of erosion on the banking, revegetation with native species, improvements to parking and beach access, creation of a safer walking terrain, provision for a new picnic area, and improvements to the boat ramp.                                      

Location – Gull Pond Landing  (Map 9, Parcel 637)

Housing Rental Assistance                                                    

CPA Funding Request – $156,000                                      

Project –Continue to serve the community need for affordable rentals through subsidies to landlords for income qualified tenants.Location - varied

Historical Society Museum Archives - In Progress                                  

CPA Funding Request - $30,000                 

Project – Create an electronic and searchable catalog of the museum collection.                                                                        

Location - 258 Main St. (Map 15, Parcels 46 & 47)

AADUs                                                                                    

CPA Funding Request - $180,000                                      

Project – “Meeting the Need: Building Affordable Year Round Rentals in Wellfleet” for planning and building three Affordable Accessory Dwelling Units.                                                  

Location – 2082 State Highway/Rte. 6 (Map 29, Parcel 129)

Duck Creek Cemetery            - Underway                             

CPA Funding Request - $50,000                                        

Project – Phase I of a multi-part cemetery historic restoration plan by the Wellfleet Cemetery Commission.                              

Location – State Highway/Route 6 (Map 15, Parcel 140)

Weidlinger House                     - Completed                      

CPA Funding Request- $40,000                                                    

Project – Fund completion of the historic restoration of the Weidlinger House, a modern house on Higgins Pond.       

Location – Higgins Pond (Map 4, NPS Parcel)

Tennis Courts                                - In Planning Phase             

CPA Funding Request - $240,000                                      

Project – Restore the Baker’s Field Tennis Courts including drainage, new surfacing, blended lines and advanced windscreens on the fencing.                                              

Location – Kendrick Ave. (Map 20, Parcels 5 & 7)

Sea Babies                         -  Near completion

CPA Funding Request - $39,728                                        

Project – Relocate and build a playground for children under five in wooded area of the Senior Center.                                

Location – Old King’s Highway (Map 23, Parcel 606)

 

Annual Town Meeting - April 27, 2015

Housing Buy Down 2015 - Available
CPA Funding Request - $270,000
Project - Provide first time home buyers with down payment help for an affordable home.
Location – TBD

Historic Properties Inventory - CPAFunding Request - $5,000
Project - Initiate updates of Historic Form B inventories by the Historical Commission.
Location – Various

Habitat Housing
CPA Funding Request – $225,000
Project –Continue to construction of three affordable houses for qualified owners through Habitat for Humanity of Cape Cod.

Adams Lodge Restoration Phase 1
CPA Funding Request $100,000
Project – Contribution to Phase 1 Preservation of Adams Lodge.
Location - 2 Bank St. (Map 14 Parcel 83)

Mid-Section of Wellfleet Historical Museum
CPA Funding Request - $189,000
Project – Contribution towards the purchase of 262 Main St., situated between the two section of the Historical Museum.
Location – 262 Main St. (Map 15, Parcel 46)

 

 
Annual Town Meeting - April 25, 2016

Housing Technical Assistant Consultant                           CPA Funding Request - $50,000                                         Project - Hire shared Community Housing consultant(s) to give technical assistance in moving projects forward and for compiling the Affordable Housing Plan.                                                     Location - as needed

Contribution to Cape Cod Village                                               CPA Funding Request - $100,000                                                  Project - Supporting the construction of community housing for adults with autism available to all Cape Cod towns.                       Location - Childs Homestead Rd., Orleans, Mass

 Preservation of Masonic Temple Adams Lodge - Phase 2     CPA Funding Request - $190,000                                                Project - Complete the historic restoration of the iconic Wellfleet building.                                                                                       Location - 0 Bank Street

Pond Hill School Completion                                                      CPA Funding Request - $80,000                                           Project - Reopen the restored historic schoolhouse by bringing it up to code.                                                                        Location –  65 Old Paine Hollow Rd.  (Map 30, Parcel 85)

 Wellfleet Historical Museum Restoration - Phase 1        

CPA Funding Request - $300,000

Project – Remove unsafe 1921 store structure and non-historic back section and reestablish the historic and architectural integrity of the building.                                                  Location – 262 Main St. (Map 15, Parcel 46)

 

 

 

 

Special Town Meeting - November 15, 2016

Housing Buy Down Program

CPA Funding Request - $54,162 (Partial amount)

Project –Continue to serve the community need for affordable rentals through subsidies to landlords for income qualified tenants.

Location - varied

 

 

Annual Town Meeting - April 24, 2017

Housing Buy Down Program

CPA Funding Request - $101,388 (remainder of fall request)

Project – This completes the request for a total of $156,000. Location - varied

Replenishing the Housing Trust Fund

CPA Funding Request - $200,000

Project - A robust Housing Trust Fund will make funds for Buy-Downs or other time sensitive projects available any time during the year.

Historical Plan & Form Bs

CPA Funding Request - $20,000

Project - The Historical Commission will continue with the inventory of historic homes (Form Bs) and form a plan that will include creaton of a Pamet Point Rd. historic district.

Location - Pamet Point Rd. and varied.

Cemetery Restoration - Phase 2

CPA Funding Request - $34,162

Project - The Cemetery Commission's repair and replacement of historic gravestones at Duck Creek Cemetery will extend to Pleasant Hill and Oakdale Cemeteries.

Location - Town-owned cemeteries.