Porter Square/North Massachusetts Avenue
About Porter Square & North Mass Ave.
With links to the subway and commuter rail, Porter Square is both a local and regional shopping destination with a mix of large and small retail shops. Along Mass. Avenue, an assortment of distinctive independent stores serves adjacent residential neighborhoods. The presence of Lesley University in Porter Square also brings the liveliness of student life to the area.
Porter Square/North Mass Ave Resources
Porter Square Market Profile (2018)
North Massachusetts Ave. Market Profile (2018)
Porter Square Neighborhood Association
Area Map of Porter Square and North Massachusetts Avenue Commercial District
Porter Square/North Mass Ave
Projects & Documents
Porter Square Customer Intercept Survey Report. Read the report to learn more about what residents and visitors want to see in Porter Square (2012)
North Massachusetts Avenue Study
Porter Square Bike Ban Area (2012)
Belmont, Cambridge and Somerville Path Improvements (active)
Yerxa Road Underpass Project (completed)
For More Information
For more information on economic development activity on Porter Square/North Mass Ave, please contact Christina DiLisio at firstname.lastname@example.org, 617/349-4601.
For more information on community planning activity in Porter Square/North Mass Ave area, please contact Melissa Peters, Director of Community Planning, at email@example.com, at 617/349-4640.