MassDOT's Highway Division will hold a public information meeting on the proposed rehabilitation of the historic Anderson Memorial Bridge over the Charles River between Cambridge and Boston at the following date and location:
Tuesday, December 15, 2009
7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. School Auditorium
100 Putnam Avenue, Cambridge
MassDOT representatives will answer questions and gather comments about the project, which will include repairs, upgrade of structural capacity and improved street connections and accessibility.
The work will respect the historic status of the landmark bridge and preserve as many of the original elements as possible. Built in 1915, the Anderson Memorial Bridge is listed on the State and National Registers of Historic Places as an integral and contributing component of the Charles River Basin Historic District.
To learn more about the project, call 617-626-4985 or e-mail Tracy Osimboni.
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