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  • Cambridge Street Code

    Logo for the Street Code

    The Street Code is a resource for everyone. Whether you walk, bike, drive, or use public transportation, you play an active role in the transportation system. In order for this system to function well, each person must follow the rules, pay attention, and be patient and courteous. Simple!

  • Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

    EV Charging Station

    Thanks to State and Federal grant money, 10 electric vehicle charging stations (EVSEs) have been installed throughout the city.  The charging stations can be located here.

  • EZ Ride Shuttle

    EZRide shuttle bus at curb with lots of bicycles

    Cambridge residents can use the EZRide Shuttle connecting Cambridgeport, MIT Northwest Campus, Kendall Square, Lechmere Station, and North Station in Boston.

  • Bicycling Has Tripled in Cambridge

    Cyclists on Broadway

    From 2002-2012, bicycling tripled in Cambridge. Citywide bicycle counts have been taken since 2001 in the Fall during the morning and afternoon peak travel hours. For some corridors, bicyclists represent 10-30% of vehicle trips.


  • Traffic Calming

    Curb extension, Upland Steet at Newell Street

     The goal of traffic calming projects is to allow cars to peacefully coexist with other modes of transportation.

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What We Do

Transportation policy and planning in Cambridge emphasizes sustainable modes of transportation such as walking, biking and using transit, which promote livability and help to improve air quality.