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  • 6:00 PM, March 23, 2017

    Vail Court Community Meeting

    The City of Cambridge has acquired the property located at Vail Court off of Bishop Allen Drive. Presently there are no occupants in the building(s). On Thursday, March 23rd at 6:00 pm, the City will hold a public meeting in the Sullivan Chamber at City Hall to review the project and solicit community feedback.

  • 6:00 PM, March 28, 2017

    Stormwater Management Meeting

    The Cambridge Department of Public Works is holding a public meeting to discuss the City’s efforts in the implementation of its Stormwater Management Program on Tuesday, March 28, from 6:00 – 7:00 P.M., Department of Public Works, Frazier Conference Room, 147 Hampshire Street.

  • 6:30 PM, March 30, 2017

    Willard Street Community Meeting

    City staff and their consultant will present an overview of the Willard Street Drainage Improvement Project at a community meeting on Thursday, March 30 from 6:30-8:30pm in the Friends Room at the Friends Meeting at Cambridge located at 5 Longfellow Park.

  • 5:00 PM, May 2, 2017

    Inman Square Intersection Improvements Public Meeting

    Meeting to discuss improvements to the Inman Square intersection

  • 7:00 PM, August 14, 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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