City Construction Projects

Search for detailed information about City construction projects below.

Or, visit our weekly construction highlights page to learn about current construction activity and to find links related to planning and construction (including rodent control, private utility, and institutional projects, etc.).

To learn which streets/ sidewalks are scheduled for reconstruction during the next 5 years, please visit the 5 Year Street and Sidewalk Reconstruction Plan.

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Project Name & Description Type Category
Ellery Street Reconstruction Project
Reconstruction of Ellery Street between Cambridge St and Broadway
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Fawcett Street
Reconstruction of Fawcett Street
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Forest Street Reconstruction Project
Includes Forest St, Frost St (Prentiss St to Forest St) and Oxford St (Garfield St to the Somerville line)
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Franklin St. Reconstruction Project
Franklin Street, between Pleasant Street and Landsdowne Street, is scheduled for street and sidewalk reconstruction in 2018.
Streets and Sidewalks In Planning
Fulkerson Street Reconstruction
Cambridge Street to Charles Street
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Gore St. Construction
The City of Cambridge and Divco West, developer of NorthPoint, will be undertaking construction on Gore Street between Monsignor O’Brien Highway and Warren Street. This construction is an opportunity to incorporate improvements into Gore Street; sidewalks, crosswalks, street trees improved access to the park, etc.
Streets and Sidewalks Current Construction
Harvard Square Improvements 2015
Mt. Auburn Street from JFK Street to Holyoke Street
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Harvard Square Improvements Project
Includes Linden, Pympton, Dunster, and JFK St
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Hayes Street Reconstruction
Roadway and Sidewalks
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Highland St Reconstruction Project
Highland St, between Appleton Street and Sparks Street, is scheduled for street and sidewalk reconstruction in 2018.
Streets and Sidewalks In Planning
Hurlbut Street Reconstruction
Sidewalks & Roadway
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Community Development Block Grant
Includes Elm St, Market St, Gardner Rd, Notre Dame Ave
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Irving Street and Scott Street
Reconstruction of Irving Street & Scott Street
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Kenwood Street
Roadway paving, sidewalk reconstruction, pedestrian ramp installations
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Kinnaird Street Reconstruction
Reconstruction of Kinnaird Street
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project

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