Contact

To report a street or sidewalk defect
Please call our street and sidewalk defect line at 617.349.4854 or e-mail theworks@cambridgema.gov at any time to report the address and nature of a defect.  You can also use our online reporting form.

Service requests are generally checked each business day and initial inspections scheduled within two business days of receipt (weather and other circumstances permitting).

If you feel the situation is an urgent safety concern and in need of immediate attention, please do not e-mail or leave a voicemail through the contacts listed above; instead, please call our 24 hour emergency line at 617.349.4860 to speak to a staff member.

Division staff
William Dwyer
Superintendent of Streets, Sidewalks & Sewer Maintenance
617.349.4851
Email: wdwyer@cambridgema.gov
Fax: 617.349.4893

Jeya Niranjian
Senior Sewer Engineer
617.349.4848
 Email: jniranjan@cambridgema.gov

Permit Administrator
Robert Linke
617.349.4833
Email: rlinke@cambridgema.gov

 

 

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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

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