Commission on the Status of Women
Chapter 2.88 of the Cambridge Municipal Code.
Established in 1977 as a City department, the Cambridge Commission on the Status of Women (CCSW) works in an inclusive manner to promote equality and justice for all women and girls and advocates on their behalf with other City departments and officials, local organizations, and state government to increase their opportunities through program development, policy recommendations, and public education in key issue areas identified by the Commission as significantly affecting women and girls.
up to 20 members
3 years (renewable)
Women’s Commission, 617-349-4697
Pauline Carter-Wells (Cambridge Police Department Appointee)
Link to Commission Meeting Minutes