Building World-Class Streets: Learning from Cambridge

APA Rhode Island Chapter


Friday, January 26, 2018
12:30 p.m. - 2 p.m. EST

1 Capitol Hill, Conf Rm 2B, Providence, RI, United States

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January 26, 12:30P-2P: DOA- 1 Capitol Hill, Conference Room 2B, Providence

“Building World-Class Streets: Learning from Cambridge”. 

Join Jerry Friedman, Supervising Engineer at the City of Cambridge’s Department of Public Works, for a workshop on Cambridge’s long-running and successful “complete streets” program.  Participants will learn to how to communicate about projects to neighborhoods, facilitate an integrated design process, minimize disruption to community life, and provide reasonable access for all users during reconstruction.  Three case studies will be examined, along with “lessons learned” about pedestrian priorities, accessibility, bicycle connectivity, neighborhood character and green infrastructure that planners can use in their daily work.  A moderated discussion will take place after the presentation.



Jerry Friedman

Jerry has been with the City of Cambridge since March 2017, having spent the prior years of his career in the consulting engineering industry. Immediately prior to joining the City, he was a Project Manager at HDR Engineering, Inc., (12 years); and before that was with the firm of TAMS ... Read More

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