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

  • Last Chance in 2016 Bird Walk

    Dec 11, 2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Join the Friends of Fresh Pond for their monthly bird walk focusing on migrating waterfowl.

  • water board meeting

    Dec 13, 2016 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

    water board meeting

  • Fresh Pond Kids Walk

    Dec 16, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    Families and caretakers with young children, join us for casual nature explorations and play in our urban wild!

  • Seasonal Walkabout with Ranger Jean

    Dec 16, 2016 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    On these monthly walks, help chart the seasonal changes of some of our most active wildlife spots, or simply come and enjoy the walk.

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