Half Crown-Marsh Neighborhood Conservation District Commission

Chapter 2.78 of the Cambridge Municipal Code and City Council Order of 2007

Preserve, conserve and protect the distinctive features of the Half Crown neighborhood through identification, conservation, and maintenance of its areas, sites and structures.

5 members, 3 alternates (3 residents and homeowners of neighborhood, 1 neighborhood property owner; 2 shall have professional qualifications in realty, architecture or historic preservation; 1 shall have professional qualifications in landscape architecture, urban planning, law or geotechnical engineering; and 1 representative from Cambridge Historical Commission).

3 years

City Dept: 
Historical Commission, 617-348-4383

Meetings: For additional information, please visit the Half Crown-Marsh Neighborhood Conservation District homepage


Commission Members: 
James Van Sickle, Chair
Judith Dortz, Vice Chair
Adrian Catalano
Marie-Pierre Dillenseger
William King
Deborah Masterson
Dr. Peter Schur
Charles Smith





Visiting City Hall

Cambridge City Hall

795 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge MA, 02139
Ph: 617-349-4000
TTY: 617-349-4242

Hours of Service

Monday: 8:30am-8pm
Tuesday-Thursday: 8:30am-5pm
Friday: 8:30am-12pm

Louis DePasquale
City Manager

Lisa C. Peterson
Deputy City Manager