Austin Street parking lot construction begins week of April 16

Next week the Austin Street parking lot construction will fully begin. This means that the parking lot will drop down to 50 spaces, 20 spaces will be available in the Star Market parking lot, and a shuttle for everyone and anyone will begin running from the old Aquinas School lot. Please see the shuttle and parking maps below. The City's Austin Street webpage ( has been updated to include the parking map, shuttle maps and links to live wait times, project updates, contacts, and more.  Information will be updated as often as possible.

The project contact is NEI Contracting – they can be reached at their hotline: 617-213-0528

Project updates will be provided monthly or more frequently, as needed, via email. Those wishing to sign up for updates can send an email to

Questions: Please contact Valerie Birmingham, Planning and Development, City of Newton at 617-796-1132.