Mt. Auburn Street Reconstruction


April 6, 2015

The City's contractor, D'Allessandro Corporation, is expected to begin roadwork on Mt. Auburn Street (Fresh Pond Parkway to Gibson Street) mid-late June 2015.


January 6, 2015

Crews will not be working during the winter season. The City's contractor will make its way back to Mt. Auburn Street this spring/summer to complete the reconstruction of the roadway and sidewalks.


December 19, 2014

On Monday, December 22, the City’s contractor, D’Allessandro Corporation, will remobilize to Mt. Auburn Street at Longfellow Road to perform sidewalk work. NStar Gas and the Cambridge Water Department have recently resolved a utility conflict on Mt. Auburn Street at Longfellow Road. D’Allessandro Corporation will be installing new curbs and will also place temporary asphalt on the sidewalk to ensure favorable conditions for pedestrians during the winter season. Concrete sidewalks will be poured at this location in spring 2015. During this operation, access to and from Longfellow Road will not be effected. This work is expected to take 2 days to complete and crews will make every effort to complete this work as soon as possible.


November 10, 2014

NStar Gas crews continue work on the relocation of the gas main at the intersection of Longfellow Road and Mt. Auburn Street. Crews anticipate leaving the area later this week.


October 20, 2014

Crews continue sidewalk reconstruction on Mt. Auburn Street near Fresh Pond Parkway.


September 29, 2014

Crews will begin to work on the ramp realignment at the corner of Fresh Pond Parkway and Mt. Auburn Street.


September 22, 2014

Crews continue to performing sidewalk work on Mt. Auburn Street between Traill Street and Fresh Pond Parkway. Next week, crews will begin to work on the ramp realignment at the corner of Fresh Pond Parkway and Mt. Auburn Street.



The project is scheduled to begin August 2, 2014, and is expected to be completed by late October 2014. Final roadway paving will take place in spring/summer 2015.

The Mt. Auburn Street Reconstruction Project includes:

- Roadway reconstruction

- Sidewalk reconstruction

- Traffic calming measures


City of Cambridge Dept. of Public Works
147 Hampshire Street
Cambridge, MA 02139

For additional information or assistance, please contact Chris Neil, Community Relations Manager:  /617.349.4825.

For 24 hour emergency assistance, please call Public Works at 617.349.4800.


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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

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