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  • 7:00 PM, February 16, 2016

    Planning Board

    Planning Board

  • 8:30 AM, February 17, 2016

    Create the Ultimate Customer Experience Seminar

    In this workshop you will learn how to achieve excellent customer service.

  • 5:30 PM, February 17, 2016

    Election Commission

    Regular Meeting

  • 10:00 AM, February 18, 2016

    Pole and Conduit Agenda

    Pole and Conduit Agenda

  • 10:30 AM, February 20, 2016

    Gardening for Pollinators

    The Cambridge Conservation Commission is teaming up with the New England Flower Society, covering everything from understanding how to attract specific pollinators to finding the right plants. This class will help you turn your garden into a pollinator sanctuary.

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What's New in Cambridge

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    Resources for People Homeless in Cambridge

    Winter storms and extreme temperatures pose a severe risk to the safety and health of people remaining outdoors. When weather conditions are extreme,the City and community partners make a concerted effort to locate and assist people on the street.

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    Take Precautions for Extreme Cold Weather the Weekend

    Dangerously low temperatures are forecasted for this weekend. Residents are urged to to take precautions and stay indoors if possible. When venturing outside, dress in layers. Make sure your car is equipped with cold weather gear and an emergency kit.

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    City Offices Closed for Presidents Day Holiday Monday, Feb. 15

    There will be no trash or recycling pickup on the holiday and daily routes will be one day behind schedule for the remainder of that week.

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    Cambridge Celebrates Black History Month

    The Cambridge community is invited to attend two events in celebration of Black History Month, visit a special art exhibit at City Hall and peruse videos of past events at Cambridge Public Library featuring notable writers of color.

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    Cambridge Human Rights Commission Vacancy

    Commissioners are expected to attend monthly meetings, participate in subcommittees on outreach and public education, and work with staff on the investigation, mediation and resolution of complaints filed with the Commission which allege discrimination in housing, public accommodations, employment or education based upon race, color, sex, age, religion, disability, national origin or ancestry, sexual orientation, gender, marital status, family status, military status or source of income.

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    Cambridge Recruiting Applicants for Firefighter Civil Service Exam April 16

    The City of Cambridge will hold a Candidate Open House information session Tuesday, Feb. 23, from 6-7:30 p.m., at Cambridge City Hall, Sullivan Chamber, 795 Massachusetts Avenue.

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    Visit New Cambridge Snow Center Website, Sign Up for Emergency Alerts and Prepare for Winter Weather

    The City of Cambridge has launched a new Snow Center website with useful winter storm information in one convenient location.

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Visiting City Hall

Cambridge City Hall

795 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge MA, 02139
Ph: 617-349-4000
TTY: 617-349-4242

Hours of Service

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

Richard C. Rossi
City Manager

Lisa C. Peterson
Deputy City Manager