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Districts Map
Map of Historic Districts, Neighborhood Conservation Districts and National Register Districts
pdf Dormer Guidelines
Guidelines to help property owners and design/building professionals create dormers that will increase the living space of an attic story while retaining the basic design integrity of the building and roof lines.
pdf E Schools And Public Building Entrances
Areas in front of schools and public buildings to be kept clear of parked vehicles for the safety of pedestrians.
pdf East Cambridge Neighborhood Study
Recommendations by a 1989 study committee composed of neighborhood residents working with CDD staff covering housing, land use and zoning, urban design, transportation, open space, institutional uses, and economic development.
pdf East Cambridge Neighborhood Study 2006 Update
2006 update to the East Cambridge Neighborhood Study published in 1989.
pdf East Cambridge Riverfront Plan
1978 study that serves as the blueprint for redevelopment of the East Cambridge "Triangle," as well as the urban design plan for the East Cambridge Riverfront and industrial area.
pdf East Cambridge Zoning Guide
1985 design principles and land use plans for the former industrial area of East Cambridge, covering the triangle from the First and Second Streets to the Charles River. Referenced in Zoning Ordinance, Articles 13.30, 13.40 and 13.50.
East Neighborhood Study Group
Meeting Minutes
pdf Eastern Cambridge Planning Board Guidelines
Guidelines adopted in October 2001 as part of the effort to help define the character of future development in Eastern Cambridge.
pdf Eastern Cambridge Planning Study Report
Zoning and non-zoning recommendations from the 2001 Eastern Cambridge Planning Study, as well as visions for specific focus areas.
pdf Economic Development Building Permit Brochure
Brochure explaining who needs a building permit and how to apply for one.
pdf Economic Development Policy
Addresses challenges and opportunities offered by the economic environment of Cambridge. Expands upon these themes, analyzes recent economic trends, and enumerates existing policies and programs that grow from them.
FAQ's regarding Eligibility for the Compost Pilot program
Document 12/9/2013
pdf Energy Reduction Plan
2010 plan for the reduction of energy consumption by the City.
pdf F Parking Prohibited On Narrow Streets - Fire Lanes
On narrow streets, sufficient width must be left available for fire apparatus.
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