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Last updated: 10/25/19

Lower Roxbury Transportation Study

We want to hear your ideas about how to make it safer and more enjoyable to travel around Lower Roxbury.

Lower Roxbury residents and stakeholders asked us to take a broad look at transportation in the neighborhood. Over the coming months, we will work with members of the community to identify assets and opportunities for change on Lower Roxbury's streets.

Still have questions? Contact:
1 City Hall Square
Room 721
Boston, MA 02201-2026
United States
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What we've done so far

We're co-creating a process with the community. In August and September, we held a series of "Ideas on the Street" popups at locations around Lower Roxbury. We're now hosting a series of open houses to share what we've heard. Please attend these events, share your thoughts with us, and help us decide what comes next.

Upcoming events

Upcoming events

There are no upcoming events available at this time.

Study area

A map showing the project area in Lower Roxbury.

The project area is bounded by, but does not include:

  • Columbus Avenue
  • Massachusetts Avenue, and
  • Melnea Cass Boulevard. 

Project updates

Project updates

We held a series of "Ideas on the Street" pop-ups at locations around Lower Roxbury to ask your thoughts about the neighborhood. 

Saturday, August 17 12 – 3 p.m. Shawmut Avenue, adjacent to Ramsay Park
Wednesday, August 28 8 – 11 a.m. Southwest corner of Washington Street at Lenox Street
Friday, August 30 4 – 7 p.m. Northeast corner of Harrison Avenue at E. Lenox Street
Sunday, September 1 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Southwest corner of Tremont Street at Camden Street
Wednesday, September 4 8 – 11 a.m. Northeast corner of Tremont Street at St Cyprians Place
Friday, September 13 4 – 7 p.m. Southwest corner of Tremont Street at Hammond Street

EVENT brochure

We're hosting a series of open houses. Our goal is to share what we've heard about what you love in Lower Roxbury — and how you envision your streets. 

Tuesday, October 15 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Mandela Homes
Monday, October 28 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Peoples Baptist Church