City Construction Projects

Search for detailed information about City construction projects below.

Or, visit our weekly construction highlights page to learn about current construction activity and to find links related to planning and construction (including rodent control, private utility, and institutional projects, etc.).

To learn which streets/ sidewalks are scheduled for reconstruction during the next 5 years, please visit the 5 Year Street and Sidewalk Reconstruction Plan.

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Project Name & Description Type Category
Current Construction
859 Massachusetts Ave Project
The City has decided to move the family shelter, formerly located at 3 Bigelow Street, to 859 Mass Ave.
Buildings Current Construction
Amory Street Reconstruction
Reconstruction of Amory Street
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Appleton Street Infrastructure Improvements Project
Highland Street to Brattle Street
Sewer and Stormwater Completed Project
Binney Street Stormwater Utility Improvements Construction Project
The City of Cambridge and DivcoWest, the developer of NorthPoint, will be implementing storm water infrastructure improvements on Binney Street. The new drainage system will be installed in Binney Street from Cardinal Medeiros Avenue to the area west of Galileo Galilei Way, through the park area to Broadway. The system will be owned and maintained by the City of Cambridge.
Sewer and Stormwater Current Construction
Brewster/Riedesel Reconstruction Project
Brewster St (Appleton to Sparks) and Riedesel Ave (Brattle to Brewster) are scheduled for street and sidewalk reconstruction in 2018 as part of the City's 5 Year Sidewalk & Street Reconstruction Plan.
Streets and Sidewalks Current Construction
Broadway Improvements
Third Street to Ames Street
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Broadway Reconstruction Project
Prospect Street to Portland Street
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project
Brookline Street Reconstruction
Brookline Street Improvements (from Henry to Pacific)
Streets and Sidewalks Completed Project

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