Public Buildings

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Public Buildings staff provide carpentry, painting, plumbing, lock installation and repair, sign fabrication, heating, and ventilation services for 35 City buildings, and custodial services to 13 municipal buildings. Energy efficiency and environmental sustainability are a priority in all maintenance and operations. In the broader community, Public Buildings supports approximately 75 public events annually by setting up staging and a public address system and fabricating temporary and permanent signage. Public Buildings is also responsible for all aspects of construction, renovation, and significant maintenance to City buildings. Please contact us if you have any questions or need assistance related to Public Buildings.

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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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