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Posted Tuesday, May 17, 2022

__GFOA AWARD-imageThe City of Cambridge is pleased to be recognized by the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) for the 2022 Budget, receiving the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for the third consecutive year.
The award reflects the City’s commitment to meeting the highest principles of governmental budgeting. In order to receive the budget award, the City had to satisfy nationally recognized guidelines for effective budget presentation and provide a document that excelled...

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Posted Monday, May 16, 2022

Effective May 13th, 2022, the Cemeteries Administration Office/Chapel at Parklawn Cemetery will be closed temporarily for renovations. The Chapel will be renovated to provide two privacy rooms to meet with families and residents.
For safety, the public will not be able to enter this facility during this time, or make a payment at the office. Payments may be made at the Service Cambridge counter at City Hall or made online. Please see the instructions on our Cemeteries...

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Posted Friday, May 13, 2022

On May 9, the City launched some new features and changes to the MyWater Portal. By linking the Connect Portal, users and residents will have access to new tools and data. Through the Connect Portal, users can access the following features:
Yearly, monthly, daily, and hourly usage data
Progress of usage compared to the previous month
Usage threshold notifications
Time period comparisons
Leak Alerts
Adding multiple properties to one account
These...

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Posted Friday, May 13, 2022

INVEST Cambridge is excited to welcome four more days of filming to our beautiful city!  Filming will take place May 16-17, May 19 and May 24, and could involve some highly visible graphic content that may be disturbing. Community members are advised to avoid the filming locations.
May 16-17 and May 24
Affected Locations:
Private residence on Guelph Avenue (interior and exterior filming on the property). All filming will be taking place on private property...

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Posted Friday, May 13, 2022

GO-VAXX BusThe City of Cambridge has partnered with the Ontario government to provide a safe, reliable and convenient option for residents in the community to receive their COVID-19 vaccine.
The Province’s GO-VAXX Bus Mobile Clinic will be in Cambridge on May 21 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. It will be located in the Cambridge Street parking lot behind City Hall, while supplies last.
The GO-VAXX Bus operates as a fully functioning vaccine clinic administering mRNA COVID-19 vaccine...

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