Electrical Department

The Cambridge Electrical Department is responsible for the electrical maintenance of the fire alarm systems and security systems of all public facilities; street lighting and lighting in outdoor areas of municipal property; fire dispatch and the municipal fire alarm system, police call boxes and public emergency alarms; and radio and the telephone communications network for all departments.

The Administration Division of the Cambridge Electrical Department consists of the City Electrician, who is responsible for managing all personnel and functions of the department, and one Administrative Secretary, who is charged with maintaining all personnel files, payroll, accounts payable and receivable, answering telephone calls and delivering messages.

Street Light Request & Inquiry

Cambridge streetlights

Email the department to request a streetlight or notify about a light outage.

Street Light Improvements

The Street Lighting Division is continuing to make improvements in street lighting where problem areas exist throughout various neighborhoods particularly where public safety is a concern, and is responding to the needs identified by neighborhood crime watch groups in regards to increased lighting levels.

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