Informational Alert | Coronavirus Updates
NOTICE: DPW offices at 147 Hampshire St. are open to the public, by appointment only, Monday through Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Appointments can be made by phone at 617-349-4800 or by email at theworks@cambridgema.gov. Individual staff are also available for appointments outside of these hours as needed; please contact the office with the details of your issue, and we will coordinate with the appropriate staff member. Many DPW services can be provided online, and DPW phones are staffed 24/7 to respond to urgent concerns.

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Report Graffiti

Report a graffiti to the city using our online portal or mobile app, Commonwealth Connect

Public Works617-349-4800

Sign up for Street Cleaning Notifications

Sign up to receive email, text message, or smartphone reminders for street cleaning days.

Public Works617-349-4800

Sign up for Trash and Recycling Notifications

Sign up to receive email, text message, or smartphone reminders for curbside trash and recycling pickups.

Public Works617-349-4800

Submit a Service Request

Commonwealth Connect is your direct connection for commonly requested City services

Public Works617-349-4800

Submit a Special Events Committee Application

A Special Event is a large event such as a festival, road race, parade, film shoot or walkathon. Such events may feature entertainment, amusement rides and food and beverages. Special events may require a number of permits from various City departments depending on the size and nature of the event. The City's Public Works Department manages the City's Special Event program.

Public Works617-349-4800

Submit a Tree Issue Service Request

Report an issue with a tree or request various tree services to the city using our online portal or mobile app, Commonwealth Connect

Public Works617-349-4800

Submit an Icy Street or Sidewalk Report

Report an icy street or sidewalk to the city using our online portal or mobile app, Commonwealth Connect

Public Works617-349-4800

View Five Year Street and Sidewalk Plan

Our approach emphasizes streets designed and operated for users of all ages and abilities.

Public Works617-349-4800

View Snow Center

The Cambridge Snow Center keeps the public informed of winter storm service impacts, parking ban information and general storm information.

Public Works617-349-4800
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