Eliot Street Reconstruction Project

Following gas main replacement by Eversource, Eliot St., between John F. Kennedy St. and Bennett St., is scheduled for sidewalk and street reconstruction in 2019. This work will entail adding drainage structures to the street, replacing the water main, reconstructing the sidewalks and re-paving the street. 

May 2019

5/13-5/24: Crews will be working to replace the water main and lay conduit as weather permits. There will be no work the week of 5/27 to accommodate Harvard Commencement. 


April, 2019:

Once Eversource is done with their work replacing the gas main and services, crews from the City's contractor, Newport Construction, will be mobilizing in advance of drainage work. This will entail installing tree protection and doing some subsurface investigations. 

April, 2019: Eversource Gas completes gas main and service replacements. Tree protection installed. Subsurface condition inspections.

May 2019: drainage installations. Water main replacement.

June 2019: water main replacement.

July/August 2019: curb and sidewalk replacement

July 2019: traffic signal and electrical work

August 2019: final paving of roadway, pavement markings.

Kate Riley - Community Relations Manager

kriley@cambridgema.gov

617-349-4870


Melissa Miguel - Supervising Engineer

mmiguel@cambridgema.gov

617-349-9351


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Dept of Public Works

147 Hampshire St
Cambridge MA 02139

Phone:617.349.4800
TDD:617.499.9924

Hours of Service

Monday: 8:30am-8:00pm
Tuesday-Thursday: 8:30am-5:00pm
Friday: 8:30am-12 noon
24 Hour emergency 617.349.4860

RECYCLING CENTER HOURS

Tuesday & Thursday: 4:00pm-7:30pm
Saturday: 9:00am-4:00pm

Owen O'Riordan
Commissioner