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

  • Wake Up & Weed!

    Sep 29, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Lend a weeding hand at Fresh Pond on Thursday mornings! Excepting holidays, we'll weed through the summer and fall.

  • Fresh Pond Kids Walk

    Sep 30, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    Families and caretakers with young children, join us for casual nature explorations and play in our urban wild!

  • Cycle to the Source 2016

    Oct 1, 2016 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    Our 4th annual watershed bike tour!

  • Woodland Restoration Area Gardening

    Oct 4, 2016 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM

    Join other stewardship-minded volunteers in care-taking the native plant restoration area next to Lusitania Meadow, and learn all about the diversity of native plant life.

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