City of Cambridge


11/15/2017 3:25 p.m. Expect traffic delays on Sunday, Nov. 19, starting at 7:30 a.m. in Kendall Square, Central Square, Riverside & Cambridgeport during the 2017 Cambridge Half Marathon (Course Time Limit: 3 hours). The event will also impact MBTA bus service along the route. The 13.1 mile race starts at CambridgeSide, heads west through MIT & Harvard to No Beacon St. bridge in Watertown, then back along the Charles River to finish line in Canal Park. More details »


Cambridge Taxi Discount Coupon Program

Human Service Programs

Taxis in line

Taxi discount coupons, funded by the City of Cambridge, are offered free of charge to Cambridge seniors and residents with disabilities.

Passengers must register in advance for the program by contacting the Cambridge Commission for Persons with Disabilities (CCPD) if under the age of 60 and providing documentation of disability and proof of Cambridge residency; or by contacting the Council on Aging (COA) if age 60 or older. Coupons are issued in books of 10; each coupon is worth $2.50.  The passenger may use one coupon for fares under $7 and a maximum of two coupons for a $5 discount for one-way fares of $7 or more.

The coupons are valid for use only with taxicabs that are licensed by the City of Cambridge.  For information on registration for the Coupon Program, contact CCPD at 617-349-4692 or the COA at 617-349-6220.

Last Updated: 2/6/2017 | Provide feedback on this page

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