Tufts Street Reconstruction


This project has been completed. No further updates to this project page will be made.

September 2014

Crews have minor punch list items remaining.  All major construction activities are complete.


August 4, 2014

Crews will pave Tufts St on Friday, August 8, weather permitting.


July 28, 2014

The final roadway paving on Tufts Street is scheduled for the week of August 2, 2014.



This project is a part of the City's Five Year Roadway and Sidewalk Maintenance Program. The work is scheduled to take place in May and June 2014. The contractor anticipates that the project will take 6-8 weeks to complete.

• Crews will first install new catch basins on Tufts St, which is expected take about 1 week to complete.
• Once crews complete the drainage work, crews will begin roadway reconstruction, which is expected to take about 1 week to complete.
• Sidewalk reconstruction will follow the roadway work.

Cambridge Department of Public Works
147 Hampshire Street
Cambridge, MA 02139

For any information or assistance during this project, please contact Kelly Dunn, DPW Community Relations Manager at 617.349.4870 or kdunn@cambridgema.gov. In case of an emergency after hours or on weekends, please call the 24-Hour line at 617.349.4800.


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Dept of Public Works

147 Hampshire St
Cambridge MA 02139


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


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

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