What We Do

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Sanitation is the single most important factor in controlling for rodents.  Public Works and Inspectional Services work together to uphold the various City Ordinances and regulations related to rodent control.

Learn more about:
Our new Guide for Cambridge Property Owners and Tenants
Our Inspection and Enforcement Role
The City's Refuse and Litter Ordinance
The City's Dumpster Ordinance
Construction Management Policies

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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