Officials across Cape Cod estimate repairs from ice floes damaging infrastructure will cost hundreds of thousands of dollars.

ice flows cape codAs temperatures warmed on Cape Cod this week, officials began to calculate the damage that ice has done to docks and pilings. At the same time, ice floes the size of small boats appeared on some Cape Cod Bay beaches, creating a cold and ephemeral stir of their own. In Provincetown, 87 protective fender pilings at the town pier have snapped due to the movement of the ice, and in Barnstable Village 36 pilings at the town marina are either lifted, leaning or broken because of the ice. Read the rest here 09:27