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Last updated: 6/30/17

Open Canal Street

On the afternoon of July 8th,  enjoy a car-free atmosphere on the West End's two-block Canal Street. The street will be opened up for pedestrians who will be able to dine, relax and enjoy the atmosphere of Boston's West End.  

Restaurants will provide food outdoors, seating will be available to relax, the Bruins and Celtics will have games for kids and adults alike and live music will be provided by Country 102.5.  City of Boston staff will be on hand to discuss the long term transformation of Canal Street.

 

Canal Street is also part of the Boston Planning and Development Agency's North Station Area Mobility Plan, which in connection with the Boston Transportation Department will develop near-term, multimodal transportation improvements in the areas immediately adjacent to North Station.

As July 8th approaches, the Boston Transportation Department will issue an advisory regarding the Open Canal Street event. Visitors are encouraged to encouraged to utilize public transit the day of the event.