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9/19/2018 5:51 p.m. Traffic Alert: Expect some traffic impacts from Paddy’s Cambridge Classic 5K Road Race Sunday Sept. 23, 10 a.m. Walden St. will be closed between Garden and Sherman streets from 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.  There will be rolling road closures of the streets along the race route to allow the runners to pass safely through the course.  More details »

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Mayor McGovern

Councillor McGovern

Mayor Marc McGovern is a 4th generation Cantabrigian and father of four, serving his third term on the Cambridge City Council and first as Mayor of Cambridge. Coming from a long line of community activists, Marc grew up surrounded by people who taught him the importance of giving back to one’s community. During his time as a Cambridge elected official, Marc has earned a reputation as a level-headed, collaborative, problem solver who always puts the good of the city first.

Mayor McGovern’s commitment to supporting others goes beyond his elected service. For over 20 years, he has worked as a social worker with children and families who are faced with a variety of challenges. This experience has shaped his world view and his political agenda.

Mayor McGovern’s work on the Council has focused on issues facing the most vulnerable members of the Cambridge community. His has been a leader in tackling issues like, income insecurity, affordable housing, homelessness, and hunger. He has been a leader on issues facing immigrants in our community and working to move Cambridge toward being the socially and economically just community it needs to be.

Mayor McGovern is a believer in constituent services and makes himself available to help solve day to day issues facing residents as well as the larger issues facing our city.

Mayor McGovern is always willing to meet with anyone who wishes to share his or her thoughts and concerns regarding Cambridge. To reach Marc, please email him at mmcgovern@cambridgema.gov, or call 617-349-4321 to schedule a meeting.


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