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Central Square Business Association: A New Vision for Carl Barron Plaza

  • Workbar Cambridge 45 Prospect Street Cambridge, MA, 02139 United States (map)

The City of Cambridge Department of Public Works (DPW) has plans to make renovations to Carl Barron Plaza in Fiscal Year 2020. The Central Square Business Association (CBSA) working alongside members of the Planners Network Greater Boston (PNGB) in leading an effort to gather feedback from local stakeholders, constituents and the public to provide recommendations for the plaza to DPW.

Join us in a design charrette and provide your input on how the plaza can be better activated and imagined! (lunch to be provided)

Meeting Objectives

  1. To generate ideas for recommendations to Cambridge City Council and Department of Public Works for infrastructure and amenity improvements as part of the 2020 redesign.

  2. To generate ideas for small-scale “tactical” interventions to test new ideas and provide proof of concepts.

  3. To strengthen a working partnership between key stakeholders in Central Square around issues of quality of life, vulnerable populations, and economic development.

  4. To identify a key working group that can review, refine, and endorse recommendations.

Earlier Event: February 27
Member Showcase Breakfast
Later Event: February 27
Knitting and Crafting Gathering