Find out when your street or sidewalk might be reconstructed, and how the City prioritizes reconstruction efforts by visiting the Five Year Street and Sidewalk Plan. Learn more.
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Learn more about city construction projects
Learn about trash and recycling services, drop off options, yard waste, household hazardous waste disposal, schedules and routes, and how to "Get Rid of It Right".
Learn about construction activity going on throughout the city and get detailed information about construction projects.
Learn about street cleaning, schedule, ticketing, ordinance & regulations, etc.
The two northbound lanes (Galleria Mall side) of First St will be milled and paved between Binney St and Otis St. The block between Linskey Way and Athanaeum St will also be paved.
The Polystyrene Ordinance, which goes into effect October 20, 2016, prohibits food establishments from dispensing prepared food or beverage in single-use disposable polystyrene containers. To learn more and find alternatives, we encourage you to attend one of the two information sessions hosted by DPW.
Cambridge residents can report issues through the statewide Commonwealth Connect, an easy-to-use, GPS enabled mobile app and online interface.
The City of Cambridge seeks to reduce the number of plastic and paper bags being used, discarded, littered, burned, and buried. The Bring Your Own Bag (BYOB) Ordinance, effective March 31, 2016, encourages the use of reusable bags at all retail establishments in Cambridge.
This notice is required by the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) as an annual update on the progress of Combined Sewer Overflow (CSO) control measures to improve the water quality of Alewife Brook. You are receiving this notice because your property lies within the extended 100-year floodplain of Alewife Brook as established and currently in effect by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
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