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Alert & Closings Information

A Snow Emergency Parking Ban will go into effect at 5 am on Monday, February 2nd. Parking is prohibited on streets signed No Parking during Snow Emergency. Towing operations will begin at this time.

Beginning at 4 pm Sunday, February 1st, our free off-street parking program, which is available only to Cambridge residents with Resident Parking Permits issued by the Department of Traffic, Parking and Transportation, will go into effect. View list of snow emergency off-street parking locations.

  • City Offices will be open on Monday, February 2nd
  • Cambridge Public Schools will Be closed on Monday, February 2nd
  • Curbside trash/recycling will occur as scheduled

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