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Closings and Alerts

On Wednesday, January 28 the following City services will be impacted:

  • Cambridge Public Schools will be closed on Wednesday, January 28.
  • City Buildings will be closed on Wednesday, January 28. All programs and public meetings have been cancelled.
  • The temporary Emergency Shelter at the War Memorial Recreation Center will close at 6pm this evening. Residents can call the Emergency Communications Center at 617-349-3300 if they have questions or need assistance finding shelter.
  • The Snow Emergency Parking Ban will remain in effect and will be reevaluated midday on Wednesday.
  • Curbside collection of trash/recycling will take place tomorrow. DPW will be one day behind for pickup for the remainder of the week. 

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