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NOTICE: DPW offices at 147 Hampshire St. are open to the public, by appointment only, Monday through 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 theworks@cambridgema.gov. 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.

MBTA scheduled to begin retaining wall repair at Porter Square

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The MBTA is preparing to begin work near the Porter Square Station. The purpose of this work is to repair the retaining wall along the Porter Square Station. The retaining wall is located along the sidewalk on Somerville Ave, and spans from Somerville to the Cambridge City line. This work will be performed by the MBTA and is scheduled to begin mid-September 2020.

For questions about the project please contact Ted Banks, MBTA Senior Project Manager, at tbanks@mta.com or Melissa Miguel, DPW Supervising Engineer at mmiguel@cambridgema.gov.


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