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Filming in Cambridge - Frequently Asked Questions about permits, fees and contact information.

FAQs by City Department

  • Community Services
    The Community Services Department, works to ensure recreation facilities, programs and consultation services are provided for the citizens of Cambridge.
  • Economic Development
    Whether relocating, expanding or forging new opportunity, Cambridge is a great place to do business.
  • Mayor & City Council
    The Mayor and Council are the wellspring of authority within the municipality.
  • Transportation & Public Works
    The Transportation and Public Works Department is responsible for the planning and management of the City's infrastructure.
  • Planning and Development Department
    The Planning Services Department consists of three Divisions -- Planning Operations, Policy Planning and Building and Enforcement Services.
  • Corporate Services
    The Corporate Services Department brings together administrative services that support the work of Council, management and staff, as well as the City Archives and Farmers' Market.
  • City Clerk
    The City Clerk is the secretary of the municipality, responsible for all manner of record-keeping throughout the administration.
  • Fire Department
    Save Lives, Prevent Injury, Protect Property
  • The Office of the Chief Administrative Officer
    The Chief Administrative Officer is responsible to City Council for the general management of the civic administration and for the conduct of the business affairs of the Corporation.