Families and individuals impacted by the December 3, 2016 fire are encouraged to visit the City's Fire Recovery Resource Center at Cambridge City Hall, 795 Massachusetts Avenue, 2nd floor.
Center is open 8:30 am - 5 pm, December 7 -9.
On Thursday, December 8th, the speed limit on City-owned streets in the City of Cambridge will be reduced to 25 Miles Per Hour (MPH), unless otherwise posted. Learn about this Vision Zero Initiative
From design to construction, the Main Street Reconstruction Project has been many years in the making. Today, it can now be enjoyed by all who live, work, and visit Kendall Square. Read the full story
City of Cambridge Becomes First City in State to Offer Residents New Emergency Communication & Family Connection App Called RAPIDSOS.
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Participatory Budgeting (PB) is back! If you are a Cambridge resident age 12 or older, YOU can vote from December 3-9, 2016 to help us determine how to spend $700,000 to improve the community. You do not have to be a U.S. citizen to participate in the PB vote.
Regular meeting of the Cambridge Commission for Persons with Disabilities.
Cambridge Human Services Commission Meeting.
Monthly meeting of the Climate Protection Action Committee
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Over the past three days, the City of Cambridge has produced $64,200 in checks and provided $23,400 in gift cards for the families displaced by the December 3, 2016, fire in the Wellington-Harrington neighborhood. In the days and weeks ahead, the City will be distributing additional assistance beyond this initial funding to those impacted by the fire.
The City Manager's Office and the Mayor's Office are seeking to identify permanent rental housing for tenants and property owners displaced as a result of December 3, 2016 fire in the Wellington-Harrington Neighborhood. Any Cambridge property owner with permanent rental housing that could be offered to victims should contact the Mayor’s Office at 617-349-4321 to help us match families in need with available housing. Housing needs include both affordable and market-rate housing, with a particular need for housing with 3- or 4-bedrooms that can accommodate families.
The race starts & finishes on Mass Ave in Harvard Square. There will be rolling street closures along the course between 9:30 - 10:30 a.m. The MBTA will temporarily suspend services for Bus #1 and Bus #69 at the Harvard Gate stop between 9-11 a.m.
As part of the city’s Participatory Budgeting (PB) Process, Cambridge residents can vote online or at designated locations from Dec. 3-9, to help decide how to spend $700,000 of the FY18 capital budget on projects to improve Cambridge. You do not have to be a U.S. citizen to participate in the PB vote.
Cambridge residents are encouraged to renew 2016 Parking Permits prior to the expiration date of Jan. 31, 2017. Renew early and online to avoid delays or long walk-in lines.
On Thursday, December 8th, the speed limit on City-owned streets in the City of Cambridge will be reduced to 25 Miles Per Hour (MPH), unless otherwise posted. This is an important step towards improving the safety of everyone who lives, works and visits Cambridge, and is a significant component of the City’s Vision Zero Initiative.
Four City departments are organizing or participating in holiday drives for those who may be alone or may need a helping hand.
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795 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge MA, 02139
Lisa C. Peterson
Deputy City Manager