Amory Street Reconstruction

Roadway & Sidewalk Reconstruction

April 27, 2015

Eversouce Gas (formerly known as NStar Gas) will be mobilizing to Amory Street during the week of May 4 to begin replacing the outdated gas main and individual services from Broadway to Hampshire Street. This work is expected to take 2 months to complete.


March 23, 2015

The Cambridge Water Department has completed the installation of the new water main and services on Amory Street between Broadway and Hampshire Street. The City's contractor, D'Allessandro Corporation, will continue with drainage work beginning the week of March 23 and is expected to conclude the drainage work during the week of March 30. Residents are encouraged to pay close attention to "No Parking" signs. Upon completion of the drainage work, Eversource Gas (formerly know as NStar Gas) is expected to mobilize within several weeks to the area to install a new gas main and services on Amory street from Broadway to Hampshire.


January 20, 2015

In association with the reconstruction of Amory Street, the City’s contractor, D’Allessandro Corp., will mobilize to Amory Street on Wednesday, January 21 to perform drainage work. This work is expected to be completed within 2-3 weeks, weather permitting. Construction hours will be Monday through Friday, 7am-4pm. “No Parking” signs will be posted at least 24 hours in advance of construction; please be sure to check posted signs for exact dates and times. Amory Street will be closed from St. Mary Road to Hampshire Street during work hours. Vehicles traveling north on Amory Street towards Hampshire Street will be detoured to St. Mary Road. Emergency vehicles will maintain access at all times and the City’s curbside trash and recycling services will continue uninterrupted.


Water Work
The Cambridge Water Department is expected to have updates to the new water main and services completed by December 2014.

NStar Gas is expected to perform upgrades to the gas main and gas services on Amory Street, between Broadway and Hampshire, in the spring 2015

Roadway/Sidewalk Reconstruction
The roadway and sidewalk reconstruction phase of this project will begin in spring/summer 2015 and is expected to be completed by fall 2015.

The Amory Street Reconstruction Project includes:

- Roadway reconstruction

- Sidewalk reconstruction

- Traffic calming measures at the St. Mary Road intersection

City of Cambridge - Department 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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