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
City Hall Window Restoration Project
City Hall Window Sills
Buildings Completed Project
Common Manhole Separation Project
Includes Emily St, Tudor St, Decatur St, Speridakis Terrace, Day St, Green St, Franklin St, Hamilton St, Murray Hill Rd, Main St, Anglim St, Brewer St, Amherst Alley and the Volpe Center
Sewer and Stormwater Completed Project
Concord Ave Reconstruction
Includes Concord Ave from Fresh Pond Parkway to Blanchard Rd.
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Ellery Street Reconstruction Project
Reconstruction of Ellery Street between Cambridge St and Broadway
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Elm and Hampshire Plaza Renovation
Plaza renovation project
Parks 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
Fulkerson Street Reconstruction
Cambridge Street to Charles Street
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Haggerty School Playground
Reconstruction of the Haggerty School Playground
Parks Completed Project
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
Harvard Square MBTA Elevator Project/DeGuglielmo Plaza
MBTA Elevator Construction and DeGuglielmo Plaza Reconstruction.
Completed Project
Harvard Square Public Toilet
Installation of Public Toilet in Harvard Square
Parks Completed Project
Harvey Street Traffic Calming
The Community Development Department (CDD) has received several requests for traffic calming measures on Harvey Street.
Traffic Calming Completed Project
Hayes Street Reconstruction
Roadway and Sidewalks
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project

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Cambridge MA 02139

Phone:617.349.4800
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