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Become a Fire Fighter

The Cambridge Fire Department hires through the civil service process.

Cambridge Fire 617-349-4900

Become an Auxiliary Officer

The Cambridge Auxiliary Police Department has been serving the city of Cambridge since 1941. Originally created as a civil defense measure, the Auxiliary consists of volunteers who assist the Cambridge Police Department with traffic and crowd control at parades, festivals, road races, and other city events. The Auxiliary also conducts vehicle and foot patrols during holidays and other times as needed.

Cambridge Police 617-349-3300

Buy a Book About Cambridge History

Several publications on local history and neighborhood development are available for research or purchase.

Historical Commission 617-349-4683

Buy a Minibond

The City of Cambridge offers Cambridge residents the chance to directly invest in Cambridge by buying minibonds.

Budget 617-349-4270

Change my Property Mailing Address

Property owners can change the address where billing communications are sent to.

Assessing 617-349-4343

Commend Exceptional Performance by a Police Employee

The best way to commend the actions of a Police Department employee is to write a brief letter describing the incident and the actions you think were exceptional. Information such as the date, time, and the location will help identify the employee if you do not know his/her name.

Cambridge Police 617-349-3300

Contribute to City of Cambridge Scholarship Fund

The City of Cambridge Scholarship Fund provides financial assistance to Cambridge residents who wish to pursue post-secondary education.

Finance 617-349-4220

Dispute a Parking Ticket

A Cambridge parking ticket must be paid or disputed within 21 days to avoid late penalties. If you feel that a ticket was issued in error, you may file a dispute.

Traffic, Parking, and Transportation 617-349-4700

Do Business with the City

Our Vendor Registry provides an opportunity for local and State Vendors to participate in the procurement of goods and services.

Purchasing 617-349-4310

Do Business with the City Online

Many common transactions with the City can be performed online

City Manager's Office 617-349-4300
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