Night-time aerial of Somerville Avenue entering Union Square, Somerville

Bruce Cahoon Water Treatment Plant, Harwich

East Broadway Roadway and Streetscape Improvement, Somerville

Boulderwood Subdivision, Peabody

Drainage Improvements, Middlesex Ave, Somerville

Massachusetts Creates $5 Million Shared Streets & Spaces Grant Program

Massachusetts Creates $5 Million Shared Streets & Spaces Grant Program

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts will begin accepting grant applications on June 22, 2020, for its newly created Shared Streets and Spaces program. Administered through MassDOT, the $5 million program offers grants as small as $5,000 and as large as $300,000 for cities and towns to quickly implement or expand improvements to sidewalks, curbs, streets, on-street parking spaces and off-street parking lots in support of public health, safe mobility, and renewed commerce in their communities.

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DCI Open, Most Working Remotely

DCI Open, Most Working Remotely

In trying times like these, we appreciate our loyal clients, friends and employees more than ever. Amid the increasing devastation caused by the COVID-19 virus on our people and our economy, we want to stress that Design Consultants is taking appropriate precautions...

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DCI delivers creative design and engineering services to municipal and state agency clients throughout Massachusetts, including transportation, integrated water management, geotechnical and solid waste projects.


Owners and developers of commercial properties — including retail, office, hospitality and mixed-use structures — rely on DCI’s engineers, planners and surveyors to deliver high-value services that achieve their strategic project goals.


Institutional projects constitute a growing percentage of DCI’s portfolio, including K-12 schools, health care, religious organizations and charitable foundations, recreation and additional public- and private-sector institutional facilities


DCI assists residential developers across a wide variety of project types, including single-family communities, mixed-use construction and conversion, affordable and market-rate apartments, senior living and other structures that people call home.

About Us

DCI is a civil engineering, transportation planning, water/wastewater, environmental consulting and land surveying company.

Our mission is to provide innovative solutions to our clients’ diverse project and business challenges.