Kendall Square at MIT

Cambridge, MA
Official construction updates during the creation of 1 million square feet of new space in Kendall Square.
Developer
Phase
Construction
Open Space
Over 1.8 acres
retail
115,000 SQ FT
office
/ R&D 888,000 SQ FT
residential
450 grad & 290 other
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Construction Update: April 24 - May 5

See the chart and map below for work occurring over the next two weeks (click the image for larger versions!)

Work has begun on the Kendall Garage within the closed parking lots behind 292 Main (E38), 290 Main (E39), and 238 Main (E48).

Click to download the 2-Week Lookahead Map and the corresponding 2-Week Lookahead Chart.

Major Operations Include:

  • Excavation and Flow Filling of Guide Wall Trenches
  • Carleton St storm drainage installation and excavation. Carleton Street will be closed during the day from the Cambridge Trust parking lot to the Medical building
  • Wadsworth St test pits which will involve use of vac truck equipment
  • Wadsworth St sanitary line installation next to the Tang Building, south of Amherst St


Traffic Routes Include:

  • Carleton St: Closed to traffic from Main St to the Medical Parking Lot; access to the Medical Parking Lot only available from Amherst St
  • Hayward St: Closed to all vehicular and pedestrian traffic
  • Wadsworth St: One-way traffic from Memorial Drive to Amherst St (south to north traffic only); one-way traffic from Main Street to Amherst St (north to south only)
  • Amherst St: One-way traffic between Wadsworth St and Ames St