The Street Cleaning Division is responsible for maintaining clean public ways through a combination of mechanical  street sweeping, hand sweeping, litter pickup, and graffiti removal.  Learn more

Street sweeping is important

sweeping up after Mayfair

In addition to improving the cleanliness and appearance of streets, street cleaning also plays an important role in keeping local waterways clean.  Learn more

Avoid being towed!

Tow truck

Be sure to check signs for parking restrictions between April and December to avoid being ticketed and/or towed.

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Dept of Public Works

147 Hampshire Street
Cambridge MA 02139

Phone:617.349.4800
TDD:617.349.4242

Hours of Service

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

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Graffiti Removal

 Graffiti removal
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