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
Pleasant Street intersection at Fairmont Street Reconstruction
Pleasant Street/Fairmont Street Intersection
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Porter/Harding Streets
Roadway paving, sidewalk reconstruction, pedestrian ramp installations
Streets and Sidewalks Current Construction
Richard Ave and Muller Ave
Roadway & Sidewalk Reconstruction
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Route 2 / Route 16 intersection
MassDOT project - scheduled to be completed Spring 2016
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Second Street Reconstruction
Rogers Street to Charles Street & Hurley Street to Gore Street
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Sherman Street Reconstruction
Garden Street to Walden Street
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Sixth Street Reconstruction Project
Sixth Street between Cambridge Street and Bent Street is currently scheduled for roadway work in the summer of 2018 as part of the City's 5 Year Street & Sidewalk Plan.
Streets and Sidewalks Current Construction
St Mary Road Reconstruction Project
St. Mary Road, between Inman Street and Prospect Street, is scheduled for street and sidewalk reconstruction in 2018 as part of the City's 5 Year Sidewalk & Street Reconstruction Plan.
Streets and Sidewalks In Planning
Thorndike Street Reconstruction Project
Thorndike Street (Fulkerson St. to Third St.) Reconstruction Project includes sidewalk and roadway work as well as water main replacement.
Streets and Sidewalks Current Construction
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
Appleton Street Infrastructure Improvements Project
Highland Street to Brattle Street
Sewer and Stormwater Completed Project
Binney Street Stormwater Utility Improvements Construction Project
The City of Cambridge and DivcoWest, the developer of NorthPoint, will be implementing storm water infrastructure improvements on Binney Street. The new drainage system will be installed in Binney Street from Cardinal Medeiros Avenue to the area west of Galileo Galilei Way, through the park area to Broadway. The system will be owned and maintained by the City of Cambridge.
Sewer and Stormwater Current Construction
CAM400 Infrastructure Improvement Project
Includes Whittemore Ave, Harrison Ave, Seagrave Rd, Madison Ave, Magoun St, Columbus Ave, Kimball St, Kassul Pk, and Massachusetts Ave and Alewife Brook Pkwy Intersection
Sewer and Stormwater Completed Project

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147 Hampshire St
Cambridge MA 02139

Phone:617.349.4800
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