Beacon Street Design Project
We're looking at ways to make Beacon Street, between Arlington and Massachusetts Avenue, safer for everyone.
Give your input on potential objectives and interventions. We’ve put together a list of potential project objectives and a list of tools / interventions that can be used to reach the objectives.
We need to know your priorities so we can explore the right types of changes. Read through the potential objectives and tools / interventions and then share your priorities for Beacon St.
The Boston Transportation Department held a community meeting to discuss transportation safety improvements for Beacon Street. We collected ideas from people who walk, bike, and drive along Beacon Street to shape the project’s objectives and identify the design interventions that should be considered.
The Boston Transportation Department and the Boston Police Department attended a special meeting called by the Neighborhood Association of Back Bay to discuss pedestrian safety and ways to reduce speeds on Beacon Street.
Speed feedback signs give motorists instant feedback on how fast they are going and flash when a driver exceeds the speed limit.