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  • 5:30 PM, February 22, 2017

    Tree Hearing

    NOTICE OF A PUBLIC HEARING Removal of Public Shade Trees City of Cambridge, Department of Public Works Pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 87, Sections 3 and 4, a public hearing will be held on Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. at the DPW Main Conference Room at 147 Hampshire Street, Cambridge, Mass., to consider the removal of the following public tree(s): 1. 399 Binney St – Removal of 5.2” linden due to private property development and streetscape improvements. Location will

  • 7:00 PM, February 27, 2017

    CANCELLED - Conservation Commission Meeting

    This meeting has been cancelled. This is a public meeting of the Cambridge Conservation Commission. The Conservation Commission administers the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act (310 CMR 10.0).

  • 7:00 PM, March 13, 2017

    CANCELLED - Conservation Commission Meeting

    This meeting has been cancelled. This is a public meeting of the Cambridge Conservation Commission. The Conservation Commission administers the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act (310 CMR 10.0).

  • 7:00 PM, March 27, 2017

    CANCELLED - Conservation Commission Meeting

    This meeting has been cancelled. This is a public meeting of the Cambridge Conservation Commission. The Conservation Commission administers the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act (310 CMR 10.0).

  • 7:00 PM, April 24, 2017

    Conservation Commission Meeting

    This is a public meeting of the Cambridge Conservation Commission. The Conservation Commission administers the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act (310 CMR 10.0).

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Dept of Public Works

147 Hampshire St
Cambridge MA 02139

Phone:617.349.4800
TDD:617.499.9924

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Friday: 8:30am-12 noon
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