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Temporary Fire Station
Logistics Behind Major Renovations at Cambridge Fire Headquarters
During the Fire Headquarters renovation, expected to be completed in 2026, firefighters will move into Station 10, a temporary fire facility located at 15 Hovey Avenue (across from Spaulding Hospital) and administration staff will relocate to 23 Bay Street.  
GIS at Esri User Conference
Cambridge GIS Team Takes Global Stage
Cambridge GIS team has shown itself to be an international leader in Geographic Information System technology. They have visualized the City of Cambridge with several interactive 3D web maps that have allowed the city to stay on top of community needs, climate change resiliency, and much more.
Block Party - kids playing on the street
Block Party Initiative Triples Neighborhood Celebrations
How do you build community, strengthen connections among neighbors, and showcase creativity to make a healthier—and more fun—Cambridge? Block parties. 
Dance Party 2023
Dance Party Returns With One of Its Biggest Crowds
The City of Cambridge’s Annual Dance Party is finally back. After three years of cancellations due to COVID-19, the 2023 Dance Party had one of the biggest crowds yet, with an expanded event area, colorful lights, and music.
Animal Control Officers hold one of their favorite reptiles
Animal Control Officers and Volunteers Provide Special Care and Support for our Wildlife
Learn how Cambridge Animal Control Officers take extensive measures to ensure sick or injured animals receive the best care and support. 
Photo for Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Aggressive City Goals
The City has set aggressive goals and implemented a series of actions in order to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions to a) prevent climate change from worsening b) and address the inevitable impacts of climate change that we are already experiencing in order to improve the health and resilience of the community.
Stormwater Infrastructure Image
25 Years of Sewer and Stormwater Infrastructure Investments Better Prepares City for Impacts of Climate Change
Stormwater management is an important consideration for the City of Cambridge as it adapts to climate change.
City Urban Forestry Efforts
City's Urban Forestry Efforts are Making Cambridge a Greener and more Resilient Community
The City has significantly increased the number of trees it plants annually. The City collects and recycles more than 9,000 tons of materials annually. By stopping food waste from going to a landfill, we prevent greenhouse gas emissions.
Winter is Coming. Are You Ready. Photo by Kyle Klein.
Winter is Coming... Are You Ready?
With the winter season upon us, this article reminds residents and property owners of their responsibilities per City Ordinance regarding snow and ice removal following a storm.
Cambridge City Hall Entrance
Consider Serving on a City Board or Commission
The City of Cambridge encourages and promotes involvement by residents in the decision-making process through participation on a variety of boards and commissions.
Aerial View of Fresh Pond Water Treatment Plant
Cambridge Water Department Proactively Battling the Forever Chemical PFAS
PFAS are widely used, long lasting chemicals, components of which break down very slowly over time. You may have even heard them being referred to as “forever chemicals.” Because of their widespread use and persistence in the environment, PFAS are now being found in water, air, fish, and soil across the nation and the globe.
Illustration of a rat
Tips for Controlling Rodents
Placing all food waste in locking compost carts is one of the best ways to combat rodents.
Cambridge City Manager Louis A. DePasquale, with his family: daughter, Kristen, wife, Cheryl, and son, Louis at the unveiling of the new Universal Design playground sign.
Message from the City Manager
A message from City Manager Louis A. DePasquale on the strength of this City and how departments, leadership, and staff work collaboratively with our elected officials.
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Access Digital Versions of CityView and Other City Publications
A new interactive website for digital City publications
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