Riverfront Project

a path through a forestPhase 2 of the project is underway!

Phase 2 is starting fall 2021. Watertown Riverfront Park is owned and maintained by the DCR. The work will focus on erosion control, street crossings, and sidewalk replacement. Fall and winter 2021 activities include erosion control interventions along the bank of the river. Sidewalk and street crossing improvements will occur in spring 2022.

Contact Us

If you have questions about what you are seeing, please call 617-972-6426 or email Laurel Schwab - Conservation Agent


This is a public/private effort co-sponsored by the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR), the City of Watertown, and the Lawrence and Lillian Solomon Fund, a family foundation committed to parks in the Boston metropolitan area.

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