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 »


Taxi Meter Inspection

Weights and Measures

Taxis in line

All Cambridge Taxi Medallion Meters must be inspected annually by the Cambridge Department of Weights & Measures, beginning on January 1 of each new year. Taxi medallion meters must be inspected by the end of March before the required Hackney Inspection, conducted biannually in April and October by the Cambridge License Commission. For more information related to Hackney inspection, visit:

To schedule an appointment for a Taxi Medallion inspection, please contact the Weights & Measures Department. For more information, please call 617-349-6133.

Last Updated: 4/5/2017 | Provide feedback on this page

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