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Alewife Linear Park Community Meeting


6PM: Meet at the entrance to the park (Cedar St. and Mass Ave) for a walk through the area 6:30PM: Meet at Trolley Square Apartments Community Room for a discussion

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Kate Riley


The Department of Public Works is hosting a community discussion about tree planting and landscape concepts along Alewife Linear Park on Thursday, October 10th. Please join City staff for a walk through the area and a discussion about this project.

Weather permitting, the walk will begin at 6PM. Please meet at the entrance to the park at Cedar St. and Mass Ave. (across from the Friendly Corner).

At 6:30PM, there will be a discussion at the Trolley Square Apartments Community Room at 8 Cameron Ave. In the event of poor weather conditions, we will cancel the walk and just have the discussion beginning at 6PM.

We encourage you to attend as we value the feedback we receive from residents.

Information and Assistance

The City of Cambridge does not discriminate on the basis of disability.   The City of Cambridge will provide auxiliary aids and services, written materials in alternative format, and reasonable modifications in policies upon request.  To receive future updates via email about this project, please visit: or contact Kate Riley, Community Relations Manager, at / 617-349-4825.

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