News & Announcements

  • East Cambridge Traffic Pattern Changes

    The temporary one-way streets created in East Cambridge in February because of snow impacts will return to their previous two-way traffic pattern as of Wednesday, April 1.

  • Living without a car

    Cambridge is one of the easiest places to live or work without driving. With over 40,000 households, 100,000 jobs, and hundreds of thousands of services in just over 6 square miles of land, just about all of what people need is close at hand. With so many things close by, this affords people in Cambridge an array of transportation options.

  • Improved Short-Term Parking Coming to Kendall Square

    Beginning on January 12, 2015, the hours of operation for metered street parking will expand from 6 PM to 8 PM, mirroring the meter operations in Harvard Square. The expanded hours will discourage vehicles from using short-term metered space as overnight parking during peak evening business hours. The hourly rate will remain unchanged.

  • Six-month Pilot program for Bridj, a real-time transportation system

    Pilot program has just begun.

  • 2016 Resident Sticker Photo Contest now open

    Submit your favorite Cambridge pictures now!

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Welcome to Traffic, Parking & Transportation!

The department is responsible for a variety of services and operations to manage the City’s public parking and traffic operations and is actively involved in the City’s transportation planning activities to provide, maintain and promote sustainable transportation to meet the mobility needs of the City.

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