City of Cambridge Water Department

The Cambridge Water Department (CWD) is a municipally owned and operated water utility serving over 100,000 permanent residents. The department is under the general direction of the City Manager, while a five-member Water Board, made up of Cambridge residents appointed by the City Manager, serves as an advisory group to the Department. The CWD is regulated by Federal and State drinking water codes and is comprised of three major divisions: Administration Division, Water Operations Division, and the Engineering and Distribution Division.

Upcoming Events

  • Winter's For The Birds

    Feb 22, 2017 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    What’s going on in the world of birds at Fresh Pond? Come learn about the winter activities of our feathered friends, and what you can do to help them survive the tough winter months.

  • Winter Tree Scavenger Hunt for Families

    Feb 23, 2017 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    Join Ranger Jean for this outdoor scavenger hunt in the woods of Fresh Pond Reservation.

  • Seasonal Walkabout at Lusitania Field

    Feb 24, 2017 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    On these monthly walks, help chart the seasonal changes of some of our most active wildlife spots, or simply come and enjoy the walk.

  • "Living with Coyotes" Presentation

    Mar 9, 2017 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

    Learn all about the most misunderstood and remarkable animal in North America from Project Coyote representative John Maguranis.

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