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An analysis by the Metropolitan Area Planning Council says the region needs more than 400,000 new housing units – including 8,500 in Cambridge – to meet expected demand in the coming 15 years.
Brutal, unrelenting snow and cold is inspiring some new thinking about traffic and cars – even a demonstration of open-mindedness on considering whether people can reserve their street parking space spaces.
The MBTA is going through a rough time, but solutions to delays and breakdowns seem elusive. One obvious (albeit small) opportunity for improvement is redesigning Pearl Street. So far, the conversation about the reconstruction has erroneously been framed as a showdown between bikes and parking. In reality, the redesign is an opportunity to exemplify the […]
Five streets in East Cambridge switch to one-way traffic only Thursday as a result of the winter’s overwhelming snowfall: Otis, Thorndike and Hurley; and Fifth and Sciarappa.
The city is taking “extraordinary measures” to maintain emergency vehicle access while dealing with the nearly 90 inches of snow Cambridge has received over the past three weeks.
Another 10 to 14 inches of snow are expected this weekend, complicating life for city officials and drivers, but at least arriving during school Vacation Week.
Your kid’s school bus is probably late, and if you have driven anything anywhere in Cambridge this week, you know why. But here’s why you may not you may not be told every time.
A new winter storm warning is in place until 1 a.m. Tuesday, bringing a parking ban along with an estimated 17 inches and potential 24 inches of snow.
The MBTA failed big Monday, running trains that stalled, broke down and gave riders 2.5-hour commutes, but the real disaster was its typically terrible job of explaining what’s happening.
City officials are closing municipal buildings to the public at 2 p.m. today because of an ongoing winter storm, as well as canceling all public meetings and programs – including the City Council meeting, for the second week in a row.