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2/01/15, 1:55 PM -

Alert & Closings Information

A Snow Emergency Parking Ban will go into effect at 5 am on Monday, February 2nd. Parking is prohibited on streets signed No Parking during Snow Emergency. Towing operations will begin at this time.

Beginning at 4 pm Sunday, February 1st, our free off-street parking program, which is available only to Cambridge residents with Resident Parking Permits issued by the Department of Traffic, Parking and Transportation, will go into effect. View list of snow emergency off-street parking locations.

Please note, the Green Street Garage is full at this time.

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    Snow Removal Operations Continue

    As the snowfall continues, residents and property owners are reminded to clear sidewalks in front of their property, making a path wide enough for someone using a wheelchair, walker, or stroller (at least 3 feet, preferably 4 feet wide). Corner properties must clear sidewalks on all sides surrounding the property and clear ramps at cross-walks.

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    Cambridge Traffic Department Extends Resident Parking Permit Renewal Deadline to Feb 4

    If you didn't get a chance to renew your 2014 permit due to the blizzard and closure of City buildings, we are extending the expiration of 2014 Permits through Wednesday, Feb. 4 to allow three additional days for residents to apply for 2015 permits.

  • Super Sunday Road Race

    Super Sunday Road Race Feb. 1

    Traffic will be disrupted in the Kendall Square Area from 10-11 a.m. for this 5 mile run that departs West on Athenaeum St, LEFT on 3rd St, RIGHT on Broadway, RIGHT on Quincy St, RIGHT on Cambridge St, RIGHT on 1st St, RIGHT on Spring St, LEFT on 3rd St, LEFT on Linskey Way, RIGHT on 1st St, RIGHT on Athenaeum to finish.

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    Discussion of Community Water Fluoridation in Cambridge

    The Cambridge Public Health Department will be hosting a panel discussion on fluoridation of the City’s drinking water supply, with an opportunity for public comments and questions following a brief overview and panel discussion. The panel will include: Deborah Klein Walker, Cambridge Board of Health Chair and former Asst. Commissioner Massachusetts Department of Public Health; Dr. Myron Allukian Jr., Harvard professor of public and President Mass. Coalition for Oral Health; Dr. David Brumley, chair of the Duxbury Board of Health and a practicing family practitioner; and Sam Lipson, Director of Environmental Health at the Cambridge Public Health Department.

  • Energy Star Logo

    Building Energy Use Disclosure Ordinance Reporting Requirements go in Effect May 1

    If you are an owner, condo trustee, or property manager of a residential building with 50 or more units or a non-residential building with 50,000 square feet or more in Cambridge, there are new energy use reporting requirements that may apply to your property. Training Session Feb. 3

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    Affordable Rental and Homeownership Programs Info. Session Monday, Feb. 9

    The City of Cambridge will hold a free, Walk-In Information Session on affordable rental & homeownership programs Monday, Feb. 9, from 6 - 8 p.m., at North Cambridge Senior Center, 2050 Mass. Ave.

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Cambridge MA, 02139
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Monday: 8:30am-8pm
Tuesday-Thursday: 8:30am-5pm
Friday: 8:30am-12pm

Richard C. Rossi
City Manager

Lisa C. Peterson
Deputy City Manager