Contact

Email us at recycle@cambridgema.gov to sign up for our monthly eNewsletter.

DPW Main Switchboard
Tel: 617.349.4800
Fax: 617.349.4868
Info: General Recycling / Trash Questions, Large Item Pickup,

Email recycle@cambridgema.gov to order a recycling bin or flyers.
Use Commonwealth Connect to report missed recycling, trash, yard waste or compost.

John Fitzgerald
Environmental Services Manager
Tel: 617.349.4849
Email: jfitzgerald@cambridgema.gov
Info: Trash Collection, Street Cleaning

Michael Orr
Recycling Director
Tel: 617.349.4815
Email: morr@cambridgema.gov
Info: Businesses, Go Green Awards, Composting, Media/Reporters, Recycling Advisory Committee, Municipalities, Volunteers

Meryl Brott
Recycling Program Manager
Tel: 617.349.4836
Email: mbrott@cambridgema.gov
Info: Multi-Family Buildings, Schools, Order a Recycling Toter, City Buildings, Christmas Trees

Vacant
Waste Reduction Program Manager
Tel: 617.349.
Email:
Info: Curbside Food Scraps Pickup (Compost), Bring Your Own Bag Ordinance

Paulie Kelsey
Recycling Center Monitor
Tel: 617.349.4876
Email: pkelsey@cambridgema.gov
Info: Recycling Center, Festivals, Public Area Recycling

Tom Riordan
Compliance Officer
Tel: 617.349.4843
Email: triordan@cambridgema.gov
Info: Ordinance, Violations, Evening Inspections

MaryAnn Wojakowski
Sanitation Inspector
Tel: 617.349.4816
Email: mwojakowski@cambridgema.gov
Info: Ordinance, Violations, Daytime Inspections

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Dept of Public Works

147 Hampshire St
Cambridge MA 02139

Phone:617.349.4800
TDD:617.499.9924

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