Exemptions

Exemptions for Persons with Disabilities

For residents with disabilities who have difficulty waiting until 6pm to put their trash out on the curb for pickup, as required by City Ordinance, please submit an application for an exemption to:

Commission for Persons with Disabilities 
51 Inman Street, Second floor 
Kate Thurman 
617-349-4692 (voice) 
617-492-0235 (TTY) 
kthurman@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

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