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Public Works provides recycling and compost collection and educational assistance to all Cambridge Public Schools.  

The City's Recycling Program Manager helps schools to recycle and compost. Senior custodians, school administrators and teachers are encouraged to reach out with questions and for assistance.

Contact us at 617.349.4836 regarding resources available to private schools in Cambridge.

Public Works is a partner of the Cambridge Green Schools Initiative


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Dept of Public Works

147 Hampshire St
Cambridge MA 02139


Hours of Service

Monday: 8:30am-8pm
Tuesday-Thursday: 8:30am-5pm
Friday: 8:30am-12pm

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