Alewife District Plan Now Available

Alewife Plan rendering

As part of the Envision Cambridge process, the planning team also focused on a plan specific to the Alewife district, due to Alewife's potential for growth. The Alewife Plan sets a bold vision for the future of Alewife, and includes actionable recommendations on a range of topics, including land use, urban form, open space, mobility, climate and environment, housing, and the economy.

Download a copy of the Alewife District Plan (PDF) 

The Alewife Plan is informed by the area's unique development and planning history. The planning process prioritized the preservation of the area's existing economy and the integration of complementary uses.

For more information about the planning process, visit or contact Melissa Peters, Director of Community Planning, at or 617/349-4605.

Page was posted on 10/22/2019 12:56 PM
Page was last modified on 2/18/2020 11:25 AM
Contact Us

How can we help?

Please provide as much detail below as possible so City staff can respond to your inquiry:

As a governmental entity, the Massachusetts Public Records Law applies to records made or received by the City. Any information received through use of this site is subject to the same provisions as information provided on paper.

Read our complete privacy statement

Service Requests

Enter a service request via Commonwealth Connect for things like missed trash pickups, potholes, etc.