Mount Auburn Street: A Complete Streets Project
The Town of Watertown is redesigning Mount Auburn Street to improve safety and better accommodate vehicles, transit, bicycles, and pedestrians. See the project website for more information: www.mountauburnstreet.com.
Arsenal Street Corridor Study
The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) evaluated existing and future multimodal transportation conditions along the Arsenal Street corridor in the Town of Watertown and its surrounding communities. The study final report recommended transportation improvements to Watertown Square, among other locations. See MassDOT's website for more information: www.mass.gov/massdot/arsenalstreet.
Through a public/private partnership between athenahealth, Inc., the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR), the Town of Watertown, and the Executive Office of Administration and Finance, $25 million of state funding has been granted for public infrastructure improvements surrounding the athenahealth headquarters at the Arsenal in Watertown. A portion of these funds has been allocated to improve Watertown Square. Learn more about the program in the I-Cubed Presentation to the Watertown Town Council and the I-Cubed Proposal on the Documents page.