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  • 8:00 AM, February 10, 2016

    Recycling Advisory Committee Meeting

    All meetings are open to the public. Members of the public may speak during the public comment section for up to two minutes. If you wish to speak, please contact John Fitzgerald at 617 349-4849 or jfitzgerald@cambridgema.gov by 1pm the day before the meeting.

  • 5:30 PM, February 10, 2016

    Committee on Public Planting

    Committee on Public Planting Wednesday, February 10th, 2016 5:30 - 7 PM DPW Main Conference Room Agenda to be distributed at meeting

  • 9:30 AM, February 16, 2016

    Bring Your Own Bag Ordinance Info Session for Restaurants

    Public Works is hosting an informational event to answer questions and provide assistance with staying in compliance with the Bring Your Own Bag ordinance. There will be two information sessions on February 16; one for restaurants/food service retailers and one for all other retail stores.

  • 10:30 AM, February 16, 2016

    Bring Your Own Bag Info Session for Retail

    Public Works is hosting an informational event to answer questions and provide assistance with staying in compliance with the Bring Your Own Bag ordinance. There will be two information sessions on February 16; one for restaurants/food service retailers and one for all other retail stores.

  • 6:15 PM, February 22, 2016

    "Bag It" Movie

    Join your neighbors at the Cambridge Public Library for the documentary: Bag It on Monday, February 22 at 6:15pm at the Main Library at 449 Broadway, Lecture Hall. Conversation to follow with panel of local experts.

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Dept of Public Works

147 Hampshire St
Cambridge MA 02139

Phone:617.349.4800
TDD:617.499.9924

Hours of Service

Monday: 8:30am-8:00pm
Tuesday-Thursday: 8:30am-5:00pm
Friday: 8:30am-12 noon
24 Hour emergency 617.349.4860

RECYCLING CENTER HOURS

Tuesday & Thursday: 4:00pm-7:30pm
Saturday: 9:00am-4:00pm

Owen O'Riordan
Commissioner