Informational Alert | Coronavirus Updates

DPW offices at 147 Hampshire St. are open to the public, by appointment only, Monday through Thursday. Appointments can be made by phone at 617-349-4800 or by email at 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.

Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday City Service Schedule

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In observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday on Monday, January 18, city offices, including all library locations, will be closed. There will be no curbside collection service and payments at parking meters and parking pay stations will not be required.

Curbside collection of trash and recycling will be one day behind schedule for the rest of that week. Compost collection is still suspended. For a list of compost drop-off locations, visit Street cleaning and yard waste pickup are suspended for the winter season and will resume in April. The Cambridge Cemetery at 76 Coolidge Avenue will have the gates open from 7 a.m. until dusk on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, however, the Cemetery Administrative Office will be closed.

COVID-19 testing at the City's testing sites will occur as scheduled on January 18.

For more information, visit the Department of Public Works website,

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