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NOTICE: DPW offices at 147 Hampshire St. are open to the public, by appointment only, Tuesday and Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Appointments can be made by phone at 617-349-4800 or by email at Individual staff are also available for appointments outside of these hours as needed; please contact the office with the details of your issue, and we will coordinate with the appropriate staff member. Many DPW services can be provided online, and DPW phones are staffed 24/7 to respond to urgent concerns.

Tufts Street Reconstruction


This project has been completed. No further updates to this project page will be made.

September 2014

Crews have minor punch list items remaining.  All major construction activities are complete.


August 4, 2014

Crews will pave Tufts St on Friday, August 8, weather permitting.


July 28, 2014

The final roadway paving on Tufts Street is scheduled for the week of August 2, 2014.



This project is a part of the City's Five Year Roadway and Sidewalk Maintenance Program. The work is scheduled to take place in May and June 2014. The contractor anticipates that the project will take 6-8 weeks to complete.

• Crews will first install new catch basins on Tufts St, which is expected take about 1 week to complete.
• Once crews complete the drainage work, crews will begin roadway reconstruction, which is expected to take about 1 week to complete.
• Sidewalk reconstruction will follow the roadway work.

Cambridge Department of Public Works 147 Hampshire Street Cambridge, MA 02139

For any information or assistance during this project, please contact Kelly Dunn, DPW Community Relations Manager at 617.349.4870 or In case of an emergency after hours or on weekends, please call the 24-Hour line at 617.349.4800.


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