List of Street Changes

The list below includes the information that is provided in the COVID-19 Street Changes Map.

Street Location Type Status Details
Appleton St from Brattle St to Concord Ave Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Bow St from Plympton St to DeWolfe St Restaurant Outdoor Dining Implemented Bow Street, between DeWolfe Street and Plympton Street, is will be reduced to one general travel lane at all times to create space for outdoor dining. All parking adjacent to the outdoor dining area will be removed.
Bristol St from Market St to Cardinal Medeiros Ave Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Broadway from Scouting Way to Tremont St Public Connection Existing
Cadbury Rd from Sherman St to Wood St Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Cambridge Common from "Little" Concord Ave to Harvard Yard Public Connection Existing
Cambridge St at Hampshire St Bus Stop Change Implemented The Route 69 bus will no longer stop at this location. Instead, it will stop at the previously existing bus stop on Hampshire St at Inman St.
Cambridge St at Prospect St Bus Stop Change Implemented The Cambridge St at Prospect St bus stop is closed and will not be served by the Route 69 bus. Nearby stops include Hampshire St at Inman St and Cambridge at Norfolk St.
Cambridge St from Springfield St to Prospect St Restaurant Outdoor Dining Implemented The City will reallocate roadway space to create outdoor dining space on the north and south sides of Cambridge St between Springfield St and Oak St, and on the north side of Cambridge St between Oakland St and Prospect St. On the north side of the street, the areas will convert to loading and short-term parking when they are not being used for dining. Additional parking will be available in seven back-in angled parking spaces which will be created on Cambridge St in the block between Oak St and Oakland St. You can view a drawing of the Inman Square Outdoor Dining Plan.

On Cambridge St from Springfield St to Prospect St, motor-vehicle travel will be limited to the westbound direction (towards Harvard Square). Motor-vehicles going in the eastbound direction will be detoured via Hampshire St and Prospect St. People walking and biking many continue to go in both directions through this area. The City is coordinating with the MBTA to determine changes to the bus stops for Route 69 passengers headed towards Lechmere.
Chauncy St from Garden St to Mass Ave Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
"Little" Concord Ave from Follen St to Waterhouse St Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Donnell St from Concord Ave to Garden St Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Essex St from Bishop Allen Dr to Harvard St Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Everett St from Mass Ave to Oxford St Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Fountain Ter from Huron Ave to Holworthy St Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Fulkerson St from Cambridge St to Binney St Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Garden St, Feild St, and Bay State Rd Corridor from Concord Ave to New St Shared Street Implemented This corridor was selected as one of the first Shared Street corridors for the June 2020 pilot. It provides connections to Cambridge Common, Harvard Square, Harvard Yard, Danehy Park, Fresh Pond, Alewife, Trader Joe’s, Whole Foods.
Hampshire St at Inman St Bus Stop Change Implemented This bus stop will now be served by the Route 69 bus.
Harvard St from Prospect St to Portland St Shared Street Coming Soon As requested by community members, we are delaying the implementation of this section of Harvard St for a few weeks while we do additional outreach.

This street was selected as one of the first Shared Street corridors for the June 2020 pilot. It provides connections to Kendall Square, Harvard Square, Harvard Yard, Sennott Park, nearby City buildings, Washington Elms/Newtowne Court, 119 Windsor Street, Whole Foods.
Harvard St from Quincy St to Prospect St Shared Street Implemented This street was selected as one of the first Shared Street corridors for the June 2020 pilot. It provides connections to Kendall Square, Harvard Square, Harvard Yard, Sennott Park, nearby City buildings, Washington Elms/Newtowne Court, 119 Windsor Street, Whole Foods.
Harvard Yard from Cambridge Common and Oxford St to Harvard St Private Connection Existing
Holworthy St from Fountain Ter to Belmont St Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Howard St from Kinnaird St to River St Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Kelly Rd from River St to Magazine St Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Kinnaird St from Putnam Ave to Howard St Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Lowell St from Mt Auburn St to Brattle St Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Magazine at Auburn St Bus Stop Change Implemented Starting Friday, June 26, the Route 64 bus will be moved from Magazine St to River St. Riders may access the bus from any stop on River St.
Magazine St at Erie St Bus Stop Change Implemented Starting Friday, June 26, the Route 64 bus will be moved from Magazine St to River St. Riders may access the bus from any stop on River St.
Magazine St at Green St Bus Stop Change Implemented Starting Friday, June 26, the Route 64 bus will be moved from Magazine St to River St. Riders may access the bus from any stop on River St.
Magazine St at Perry St Bus Stop Change Implemented Starting Friday, June 26, the Route 64 bus will be moved from Magazine St to River St. Riders may access the bus from any stop on River St.
Magazine St at Putnam Ave Bus Stop Change Implemented Starting Friday, June 26, the Route 64 bus will be moved from Magazine St to River St. Riders may access the bus from any stop on River St.
Magazine St from Franklin St to Granite St Shared Street Implemented This street was selected as one of the first Shared Street corridors for the June 2020 pilot. It provides connections to Central Square, Magazine Beach, BU Bridge, Morse School fields, Trader Joe’s.
Market St from Elm St to Broadway Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Massachusetts Ave from Norfolk St to Brookline St Restaurant Outdoor Dining Implemented On Massachusetts Ave from Norfolk St to Brookline St, the City will repurpose the space that is currently an extension of the left-turn lane at Pearl St, to create an outdoor dining area on the southwest side of Massachusetts Ave. This left-turn lane extension is not essential to roadway operations. The remaining lanes will be shifted so that the new dining area will be adjacent to the sidewalk.
Middlesex St from Notre Dame Ave to Van Norden St Public Connection Existing
Moore St from Broadway to Harvard St Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Newell St from Walden St to Upland Rd Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Notre Dame Ave from Sargent St to Middlesex St Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Oxford St from City line to Kirkland St Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Palmer St from Church St to Brattle St Restaurant Outdoor Dining Coming Soon Palmer Street, which already operates as a Shared Street, will be fully closed in the evenings to create space for outdoor dining.
Putnam Ave at Allston St Bus Stop Change Implemented Starting Friday, June 26, the Route 64 bus will be moved from Magazine St to River St. Riders may access the bus from any stop on River St.
Raymond St from Richdale Ave to Linnaean St Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Reed St from Harvey St to Rindge Ave Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
River St at Fairmont St Bus Stop Change Implemented Starting Friday, June 26, the Route 64 bus will be moved from Magazine St to River St. Riders may access the bus from any stop on River St.
River St at Green St Bus Stop Change Coming Soon Starting Friday, June 26, the Route 64 bus will be moved from Magazine St to River St. Riders may access the bus from any stop on River St. A new bus stop will be added on River St at Green St.
River St at Kelly Rd Bus Stop Change Implemented Starting Friday, June 26, the Route 64 bus will be moved from Magazine St to River St. Riders may access the bus from any stop on River St.
River St at Pleasant St Bus Stop Change Implemented Starting Friday, June 26, the Route 64 bus will be moved from Magazine St to River St. Riders may access the bus from any stop on River St.
River St opp Blackstone St Bus Stop Change Implemented Starting Friday, June 26, the Route 64 bus will be moved from Magazine St to River St. Riders may access the bus from any stop on River St.
Sacramento St from Mass Ave to City line Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Sargent St from Rindge Ave to Pemberton St Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Scouting Way from Harvard St to Broadway Private Connection Existing
Second St from Cambridge St to Binney St Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Sheridan St / Lincoln Way from Wood St to Raymond St Private Connection Existing
Spring St from Fulkerson St to First St Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Stearns St from Garden St to Newell St Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Tremont St from Broadway to City line Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Upland Rd from Raymond St to Huron Ave Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Van Norden St from Middlesex St to Yerxa Rd Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Vassal Ln / Lakeview Ave from Fresh Pond Pkwy to Huron Ave Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Walker St from Linnaean St to Garden St Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Wood St from Cadbury Rd to Walden St Shared Street Proposed Based on the public input provided through July, the City is proposing to add this street to the Shared Streets network.
Yerxa Rd from Van Norden St to Yerxa Rd Underpass Public Connection Existing
Yerxa Rd Underpass from Yerxa Rd to Raymond St Public Connection Existing

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