The City of Cambridge is committed to transparency, accountability and on-going communication with residents. To ensure this, we work with local media to provide important information on City programs, services and other initiatives.

Staff are available to respond to media inquiries during regular operating hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

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Please note: The City of Cambridge will only respond to inquiries made outside business hours if they are related to an immediate emergency or urgent operational matter. Other requests will be addressed during regular business hours.

Posted Monday, March 20, 2023

The Cambridge Youth Appreciation Awards provide an opportunity to honour the valuable efforts of young people within our community.
Submit your nomination by April 18, 2023, at .
Awards will be provided to youth ages 12-21 in the following categories:
Rising Leader of the Year (12-14 yrs.)
Change Maker
Eco Activist
Outstanding Citizen
High Five Champion
Equity Diversity...


Posted Friday, March 17, 2023

We will be performing scheduled online maintenance from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 25, 2023. The following City online services will be unavailable during this time:
Online Water Services, including MyWater, Final Read, Address Change, Ebilling, High Water and Water Appeal.
Online Tax Services, including MyTax, Address Change, Ebilling, Tax Info and Tax Certificate Request.
Online Account Receivable Invoice Payment
Online Cemetery Invoice Payment


Posted Wednesday, March 15, 2023

Spring recreation and culture program registration will begin on Wednesday, March 22, 2023—swim lessons at 7 a.m. and all others at 8:30 a.m.
Register on the Cambridge Online Registration for Activities & Leisure (CORAL) website or in-person at City Hall and City of Cambridge recreation facilities during operating hours.
Programs are now available to browse by visiting the CORAL website or reading the Cambridge Centre for the Arts (CCA) and 50+ program...


Posted Tuesday, March 14, 2023

CouncilConnects This update will connect residents to important discussions and decisions made by Cambridge City Council. The Mayor and Council make up the local government for the City of Cambridge. They develop laws and policies, which the City's administration implements. 
  City hits record-breaking construction value in 2022
Tonight, Council received an update on record level construction growth in Cambridge in 2022. With a total of 1,757 permits issued and a construction...


Posted Thursday, March 09, 2023

Do you have a passion for placemaking? The City of Cambridge wants to hear from you!
Placemaking is about imagining, creating, and transforming public spaces that bring people together.
Cambridge City Council has approved a budget of $150,000 for a Placemaking Study and Pilot Project. The goal is to provide a shared and creative space within Downtown Cambridge that makes the community proud and attracts people to the core to live, work and play.
We are looking for...