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

  • A Bug's Night Out POSTPONED

    Oct 24, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

    Come learn about the invertebrate nightlife at Fresh Pond! We will set up a bright light and see what we can attract.

  • Woodland Restoration Area Gardening

    Oct 25, 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.

  • Wake Up & Weed!

    Oct 27, 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

    Oct 28, 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!

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