Mayflower Beach is known for its hundreds of feet of tidal flats seen at low tide.
The town wanted to buy a plot near the water to build spaces for 75 more cars.
Mayflower Beach in Dennis is one of the Cape’s most popular. Some say the town should buy land near the beach, and turn dunes into a parking lot.
Dozens of disks that were accidentally released from a New Hampshire wastewater treatment have now washed ashore on Cape Cod.