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
Sherman Street Reconstruction
Garden Street to Walden Street
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Tremont Street Raised Intersection
Traffic Calming at Tremont/Gardner
Traffic Calming Completed Project
Tufts Street Reconstruction
Magazine Street to Pearl Street
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Waterhouse Street
Street/ sidewalk reconstruction on Waterhouse Street.
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Western Ave Reconstruction Project
Includes Western Ave from Green St. to Memorial Dr.
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
859 Massachusetts Ave Project
The City has decided to move the family shelter, formerly located at 3 Bigelow Street, to 859 Mass Ave.
Buildings Current Construction
Appleton Street Infrastructure Improvements Project
Highland Street to Brattle Street
Sewer and Stormwater Current Construction
Cambridge Common and Flagstaff Park
Rehabilitation of the Cambridge Common and Flagstaff Park
Parks Current Construction
Concord Avenue Neighborhood
Reconstructing of utilities, streets and sidewalks in the Concord Avenue neighborhood. Phase 3 of the Alewife Sewer Separation Project.
Sewer and Stormwater Current Construction
Graham and Parks School Improvements
Building & Park Improvements
Buildings Current Construction
Hurlbut Street Reconstruction
Sidewalks & Roadway
Streets and Sidewalks Current Construction
Huron A Improvements
Phase 1 of the Alewife Brook Sewer Separation Project.
Sewer and Stormwater Current Construction
Huron B Improvements
Phase 2 of the Alewife Brook Sewer Separation Project.
Sewer and Stormwater Current Construction
Kenwood Street
Roadway paving, sidewalk reconstruction, pedestrian ramp installations
Streets and Sidewalks Current Construction
King Open and Cambridge Street Upper Schools & Community Complex Project
King Open and Cambridge Street Upper Schools & Community Complex Project
Buildings Current Construction

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