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.

Find a Project

  1. Clear filter/search box

Project Name & Description Type Category
Chapter 90 Contract 13
Includes Chauncy St, Upland Rd (Raymond to Huron), Lowell St, Pemberton St, Henry St
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Chapter 90 Contract 14
Includes Linnaean St, Spring St, Davis St, Moore St
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
City Hall Annex Entry Plaza Accessibility Upgrades
City Hall Annex Entry Plaza Accessibility Upgrades anticipated to begin in March 2018.
Buildings In Planning
City Hall AV Improvements
Upgrades to the Sullivan Chamber, Ackermann Room, and Sophie J. Anastos Room
Housing Completed Project
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
Community Development Block Grant
Includes Elm St, Market St, Gardner Rd, Notre Dame Ave
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Concord Ave Reconstruction
Includes Concord Ave from Fresh Pond Parkway to Blanchard Rd.
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
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 Completed Project
Cottage and Lopez Drainage Improvements Project
The Cottage/Lopez Drainage Improvements Project includes design of new storm drain infrastructure to alleviate flooding in the Cambridgeport neighborhood.
Sewer and Stormwater In Planning
Drainage and Community Garden Project Page
Aimed at improving drainage along the perimeter path near the bike path entrance, as well as increasing access and improving design of the community gardens.
Fresh Pond Reservation Current Construction
Dudley Street Reconstruction Project
Dudley Street Reconstruction Project
Streets and Sidewalks Current Construction
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

How can we help you? I'd like...

Service Requests

Commonwealth Connect Promo

Cambridge citizen requests, now online & on the go! Report issues here.


Have a question?
Find the answer in our extensive
Frequently Asked Questions

Dept of Public Works

147 Hampshire St
Cambridge MA 02139


Hours of Service

Monday: 8:30am-8:00pm
Tuesday-Thursday: 8:30am-5:00pm
Friday: 8:30am-12 noon
24 Hour emergency 617.349.4860


Tuesday & Thursday: 4:00pm-7:30pm
Saturday: 9:00am-4:00pm

Owen O'Riordan