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Main Street Safety Improvement Project: First Community Meeting


  • The Port


Stephen Meuse
Street Design Project Manager


On Thursday, March 16 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., the City of Cambridge will hold the first community meeting for the Main Street Safety Improvement Project. This meeting is the first of several outreach events over the next few months to discuss safety improvements to Main Street between Massachusetts Avenue (Lafayette Square) and Portland Street. Our goals for this project are to install separated bicycle lanes in both directions, improve crossing locations for people walking, identify locations for parking and loading, and address safety at key intersections.

During the meeting, we will:

For more information, please visit the project webpage.

Ask a Question

Participants will be allowed to speak and ask questions following a presentation by city staff.

Join the Webinar

On the day of the webinar, you can join by clicking this link or by entering the Meeting ID 880 4499 2064 directly into Zoom. If you would like to listen by phone, call 929-436-2866 and enter Meeting ID 880 4499 2064.

Can't Make It?

Materials from the meeting, including the slides and a recording of the presentation will be posted to the project webpage following the meeting, typically within a week. We also have an in-person open house event planned for Wednesday, March 22 at the intersection of Main Street and Bishop Allen Drive from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Information shared at this open house will include only what is discussed at the March 16 meeting: no new information will be shared. Instead, community members will be able to drop by in-person to talk to city staff, ask questions, and provide feedback. You may at anytime also submit feedback through the project's online feedback form.

Accessibility Information

The City of Cambridge does not discriminate, including on the basis of disability. We may provide auxiliary aids and services, written materials in alternative formats, and reasonable modifications in policies and procedures to people with disabilities. For more information contact Traffic, Parking, and Transportation at tpt@cambridgema.gov, 617-349-4700 (voice), or via relay at 711.

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