Find out when your street or sidewalk might be reconstructed, and how the City prioritizes reconstruction efforts by visiting the Five Year Street and Sidewalk Plan. Learn more.
Learn about trash and recycling services, drop off options, yard waste, household hazardous waste disposal, schedules and routes, and how to "Get Rid of It Right".
Learn about construction activity going on throughout the city and get detailed information about construction projects.
Learn about street cleaning, schedule, ticketing, ordinance & regulations, etc.
Join the Department of Public Works to celebrate the City’s first “Arbor Week.” This special week is focused on activities and information to promote Cambridge’s Urban Forest and runs from Monday, April 24th through Arbor Day, Friday, April 28th.
Open up our Street Tree Map on your phone, enable GPS, and just like that you can walk through the streets of Cambridge and find out what species of trees are surrounding you.
This map shows flowering trees planted and maintained by the City of Cambridge on streets, in parks and around city buildings that are typically in bloom in April.
Crews will repair a section of sewer from Yerxa Rd to Middlesex St
Four DPW employees who demonstrated exemplary work performance will be recognized with the presentation of the "Commissioner's Award for Outstanding Performance" at a ceremony on Wednesday, May 24th.
Cambridge citizen requests, now online & on the go! Report issues here.
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