Comment letters

LivableStreets frequently submits comment letters in response to particular roadway, bridge, and development projects. Detailed information about some of the projects can be found on the individual project pages.

28X Bus Improvements

Anderson Memorial Bridge

Arlington Center Safe Travel Project

Assembly Square, Somerville

Barry's Corner, Allston

Bay Street Bridge, Taunton

Beacon Street, Somerville

Bike parking

Boston Garden Development

Broadway, East Somerville

Brookline Avenue/Riverway Intersection

BU Bridge

Bus Rapid Transit

Cambridge Parking Policy

Cambridge Street Overpass, Allston

Car-Free Callahan Tunnel

Casey Overpass

Central Artery/Tunnel Project

Commonwealth Ave, Boston

Community Path Extension

Concord Ave, Cambridge

Craigie Dam Bridge and Craigie Drawbridge


DCR Bridges (Accelerated Bridge Program)

DCR Restriping Policy

  • Re: Land Blvd Cambridge and Lynn Fells Parkway Saugus Restriping - July 12, 2010 

Downtown Crossing

Emerald Necklance

EOT Transportation Enhancements Contract

Franklin Park

Green Line Extension


Memorial Ave Rotary, West Springfield

Methuen Rotary

MGM Springfield/Memorial Ave, West Springfield 

Museum Road and Forsyth Way

  • Museum Road and Forsyth Way Reconstruction Project - May 17, 2008  

Neponset River Bridge

  • Neponset River Bridge Reconstruction Project - June 3, 2009 

Nonantum Rd

North Beacon St, Allston


River St/Prospect St at Mass Ave, Cambridge

River Street/Western Ave Bridges

  • River Street/Western Ave Bridges (Handout for Allston Public Meeting) - February 3, 2010
  • River Street/Western Ave Bridges (Handout for Cambridgeport Public Meeting) - March 9, 2010
  • River Street/Western Ave Bridges (Letter and Conceptual Drawings) - March 18, 2010
  • River Street/Western Ave Bridges Conceptual Design - July 25, 2011
  • River Street/Western Ave Bridge Comment Letter - August 17, 2012

Route 105 at I-495, Middleborough

Route 5, West Springfield

Route 6 and 28, Wareham

Route 99, Boston/Everett

  • Route 99 Boston/Everett Reconstruction Project - July 23, 2009 

Rutherford Ave/Sullivan Square

Silver Line

  • South Station Direct Connect Project and Existing Crosswalk Safety Issues - July 28, 2009  
  • Photos of Silver Line Crosswalk Safety Issues - July 28, 2009 

Somerville Ave

Somerville Bicycle Facilities

  • Support for New Bike Lanes and Sharrows - June 2, 2008  

Transportation Improvement Program

Transportation Finance Reform

  • Support for 29-Cent Gas Tax Increase (Letter) - March 23, 2009 
  • Support for 29-Cent Gas Tax Increase (Press Release) - March 23, 2009 
  • Transportation for Massachusetts letter to Boston Region MPO July 22, 2013

Tremont St

Union Square, Somerville

US DOT Transportation for a New Generation

Western Ave, Cambridge

  • Western Ave Reconstruction Project - July 13, 2010 (Revised July 15, 2010) 
  • Western Ave Reconstruction Project - November 21, 2010