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Public Works is a partner of the Cambridge Green Schools Initiative. Public Works provides a wide range of recycling collection and educational assistance programs to all Cambridge Public Schools.  All senior custodians, school administrators and teachers have direct access to the City’s Recycling Program staff. There are a number of ways that Public Works helps schools improve their recycling participation. Contact us at 617.349.4836 regarding resources available to private schools in Cambridge.


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Dept of Public Works

147 Hampshire St
Cambridge MA 02139


Hours of Service

Monday: 8:30am-8pm
Tuesday-Thursday: 8:30am-5pm
Friday: 8:30am-12pm

Recycling Center Hours
Tuesday & Thursday: 4:00pm-7:30pm
Saturday: 9:00am-4:00pm

Ms. Randi Mail
Director of Recycling