Oversized Loads

The City does not issue permits for oversized loads. However, before bringing any oversized load into Cambridge, please contact each of the following:

Brooke McKenna, Assistant Director for Street Management (617) 349-4723
William Dwyer, Superintendent of Streets (DPW) (617) 349-4800
Cambridge Police truck enforcement unit (617) 349-3300
You will be asked for the following:
  • The route the truck will take within Cambridge both entering and leaving the site
  • The height, length, width, and weight per axle of the truck
  • The time and date of the haul

Please see our truck map for locations of designated routes and routes on which trucks are excluded.