35 Cherry Street Lot

Map of Cherry Street Lot
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The City of Cambridge is leading a public process to decide the future use of 35 Cherry Street. 35 Cherry Street will be acquired by the City as part of a real estate development agreement with Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). This transfer includes the stipulation that the parcel be used in perpetuity in a way that directly benefit residents in The Port (formerly Area Four) Neighborhood and surrounding communities.

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September 23, 2021 | Virtual Community Meeting

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November 4, 2021 | Spanish Speaking Focus Group Meeting

November 3, 2021 | American-Born Black Outreach Team Focus Group Meeting

November 1, 2021 | Haitian Creole Focus Group Meeting 

September 23, 2021 | Virtual Community Meeting 

September 20, 2021 | Haitian Creole Focus Group Meeting

September 13, 2021 | Spanish Speaking Focus Group Meeting

August 25, 2021 | American-Born Black Outreach Team focus Group Meeting

June 3, 2021 | Virtual Community Meeting

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Past Meetings

July 15, 2014 | Community Meeting

December 5, 2013 | Community Meeting

The 10,953 square foot lot at 35 Cherry Street will be acquired by the City as part of a real estate development agreement with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) involving a number of parcels near by along the Main Street corridor. The City’s acquisition of 35 Cherry Street includes the stipulation that the parcel be used in perpetuity in a manner that directly benefit residents in the Port (formerly Area Four) Neighborhood and surrounding communities. The lot is currently vacant. The City has begun a process to determine future use of the site.

  • View of vacant Cherry Street lot

    View of existing parking lot and fence