City Hall Annex Entry Plaza Accessibility Upgrades

City Hall Annex Entry Plaza Accessibility Upgrades anticipated to begin in March 2018. These upgrades generally consist of replacing existing brick surfacing with a more consistent, stable concrete surface, addition of a walkway when approaching from the west, addition of a rain garden for storm water runoff, reduction of the stair width, relocation of some bicycle parking to the rear garden area adjacent to Inman Place, wayfinding enhancements for people with disabilities to locate the front entrance including improved signage and paving indicators, and addition of limited seating at the front plaza and sidewalk

NOTICE: City Hall Annex Entry Plaza Accessibility Upgrades Community Meeting on Oct. 26

City staff will be holding a public meeting to discuss accessibility upgrades to the entry plaza at the City Hall Annex located at 344 Broadway. Construction is anticipated to begin in March 2018 and last approximately 3-4 months.

The project generally consists of:
• Replacing existing brick surfacing with a more consistent, stable concrete surface
• Addition of a walkway when approaching from the west
• Addition of a rain garden for storm water runoff
• Reduction of the stair width
• Relocation of some bicycle parking to the rear garden area adjacent to Inman Place
• Wayfinding enhancements for people with disabilities to locate the front entrance including improved signage and paving indicators
• Addition of limited seating at the front plaza and sidewalk

On Thursday, October 26 from 6:00-7:30 pm, the Department of Public Works will be hosting a community meeting in the second floor Community Room at the City Hall Annex located at 344 Broadway.

A brief presentation will be given, followed by a comment, question and answer period. We encourage you to attend, as we value the feedback we receive from Cambridge residents and businesses.

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. For more information, please contact Dan Riviello, Community Relations Manager, at driviello@cambridgema.gov / 617.349.4825.

Construction is anticipated to begin in March 2018 and last approximately 3-4 months.

The project generally consists of:

  • Replacing existing brick surfacing with a more consistent, stable concrete surface
  • Addition of a walkway when approaching from the west
  • Addition of a rain garden for storm water runoff
  • Reduction of the stair width
  • Relocation of some bicycle parking to the rear garden area adjacent to Inman Place
  • Wayfinding enhancements for people with disabilities to locate the front entrance including improved signage and paving indicators
  • Addition of limited seating at the front plaza and sidewalk

Dan Riviello

Community Relations Manager

617-349-4825

driviello@cambridgema.gov

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