Public Works FAQs

Use the links below to view the FAQ's for a particular division or service within Public Works.

  • Cemetery FAQ's

    A list of frequently asked questions received by the Cemetery and the answers to those questions.

  • Engineering FAQ's

    Frequently asked engineering questions and the answers to those questions

  • Parks FAQ's

    Frequently asked questions concerning Cambridge parks and the answers to those questions.

  • Recycling & Trash FAQ's

    Frequently asked questions regarding recycling, composting and trash in Cambridge MA.

  • Rodent Control FAQ's

    A list of frequently asked questions regarding rodents and the answers to those questions.

  • Snow FAQ

    A list of frequently asked Ice and Snow removal questions and the answers to those questions.

  • Sewer Maintenance FAQ's

    A list of frequently asked questions regarding Sewer Maintenance and the answers to those questions.

  • Special Events FAQ's

    A list of frequently asked Special Events questions and the answers to those questions.

  • Stormwater Management FAQ's

    A list of frequently asked questions regarding Stormwater management and the answers to those questions.

  • Street Cleaning FAQ's

    A list of frequently asked questions regarding Street Cleaning and the answers to those questions.

  • Street & Sidewalk Maintenance FAQ's

    A list of frequently asked question regarding Street & Sidewalk Maintenance and the answers to those questions.

  • Urban Forestry FAQ's

    A list of frequently asked questions about Urban Forestry and the answers to questions.

  • Leaf Blowing FAQ's

    Frequently asked questions regarding leaf blowing and the answers to those questions.

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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-8pm
Tuesday-Thursday: 8:30am-5pm
Friday: 8:30am-12pm
24 hour emergency
telephone 617.349.4862

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