City of Cambridge Water Department

The Cambridge Water Department (CWD) is a municipally owned and operated water utility serving over 100,000 permanent residents. The department is under the general direction of the City Manager, while a five-member Water Board, made up of Cambridge residents appointed by the City Manager, serves as an advisory group to the Department. The CWD is regulated by Federal and State drinking water codes and is comprised of three major divisions: Administration Division, Water Operations Division, and the Engineering and Distribution Division.

Upcoming Events

  • Tree Scavenger Hunt

    Jan 22, 2017 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

    Join us for a look at some of our trees in Kingsley Park and learn how to tell them apart in the winter based on buds, bark, and branching patterns.

  • Friends of Fresh Pond Annual Meeting and Potluck Supper

    Jan 22, 2017 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    Help us celebrate over fifteen years of educational programs and stewardship during the Friends of Fresh Pond Reservation’s annual winter gathering!

  • Winter Nature Storytime for Families

    Jan 27, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    Join us for indoor nature story time at Fresh Pond!

  • More Than Honey Documentary Showing

    Jan 30, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

    Join us for an evening screening of the 2012 documentary, More Than Honey, and satisfy your craving for honeybee-related knowledge.

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