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Street Cleaning
Begins April 1st

Bicycle Compost Pickup

Residents can now sign up for bike pickup service of kitchen food scraps through two local companies that will compost for you!

Subscribers pay a small fee, get a 5-gallon bucket, regular pickup service and finished compost.  Contact these companies for more info.

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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

Ms. Randi Mail
Director of Recycling