Public Meeting Notice

Public Meeting Notice Rehabilitation of the Historic Landscape at Lowell Memorial Park

Monday, October 21, 2019
6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Posted: September 27, 2019 12:19 p.m.
  • Last Updated: October 24, 2019 12:33 p.m.


City of Cambridge Main Library - Community Room , 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

Overview of Rehabilitation of the Historic Landscape at Lowell Memorial Park

At this public meeting, DCR will present, and obtain public input on, 30% design plans for the rehabilitation of the historic Olmsted Brothers landscape of Lowell Memorial Park, a National Historic Landmark.  The design is funded by DCR and the City of Cambridge Community Preservation Act Committee, through DCR’s Partnership Matching Funds program, and has benefitted from technical support and advocacy provided by the Cambridge Plant & Garden Club.

The presentation made will be viewable after the public meeting on DCR’s website at

The public will be invited to submit comments after the meeting, with a deadline for receipt by DCR of Friday, November 21, 2019. Comments may be submitted online at or by writing to the Department of Conservation and Recreation, Office of Public Outreach, 251 Causeway Street, 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02114. Please note that public comments submitted to DCR may be posted on the DCR website in their entirety, and no information, including personal information, will be redacted.  

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Reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities are available upon request by emailing Agatha Summons-McGuire at or by calling her at 617-626-1282. Please provide Ms. McGuire with a description of the accommodation you will need, including as much detail as you can, as well as information on how she can contact you if more information is needed. Please allow at least one week (7 days) advance notice to Ms. McGuire of a need for reasonable accommodations; last-minute requests will be accepted, but may be impossible to fill. To request materials in accessible formats (Braille, large print, electronic files, audio format), please also contact Ms. McGuire.  

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