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Posted Friday, July 10, 2020

Devils Creek at Morva Rouse Park - Trail ClosureWork will be getting underway on Monday, July 13 to replace the culvert on Blair Road approximately 245m northwest of Bismark Drive. The project also includes the replacement of a retaining wall on Devils Creek approximately 200m north of the Blair Road culvert.
The project is scheduled to begin on July 13 with completion by September 2020. 
Closures and detours
Blair Road:  Blair Road will be closed to through traffic at the location of the culvert....

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Posted Thursday, July 09, 2020

Grand Avenue July 13Grand Avenue South will be closed between Cedar Street and Frasier Street beginning on July 13 until approximately July 15 for further work in this area. Local traffic will be permitted up to the immediate work area. There will be no interruption to water service. 
Please see the map for details and detour routes.
Detour routes:
Northbound:
West (left) on Cedar Street
Northeast (right) on St. Andrews Street
North (left) on...

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Posted Thursday, July 09, 2020

WCCD_Platinum_CertificationMark 201 Cambridge, Ontario. July 9, 2020 -  The World Council on City Data (WCCD) has officially recognized the City of Cambridge with ISO 37210 Platinum certifications for 2018 and 2019.
Cambridge first received Platinum certification in 2016, and has now been reporting data to the World Council on City Data at the Platinum level for four consecutive years. The ISO certification comprises data on 104 indicators across 19 themes on city services and quality of life, and the...

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Posted Wednesday, July 08, 2020

Leaking hydrantSummer is the ideal time to spot potential water leaks. The dry conditions provide an opportunity to identify leaks within the city’s water distribution system through locating noticeably green grass patches.
Highly localized areas of healthy, green grass in the dry summer season can often be an indication of water leaking from underground pipes, service lines or fire hydrants. If you see signs of a potential water leak, please report them to the City.
To report...

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Posted Tuesday, July 07, 2020

Bill Barlow It was with much sadness that I learned of the passing of former Cambridge Councillor and MPP Bill Barlow.
I was fortunate to know 'Bowtie Bill’, as he was affectionately known for his trademark bowtie, for many years. Bill was truly committed to public service and to his community. We always related well on different issues. He was a true gentleman, respectful, engaged, caring and thoughtful. Even in recent years, he would speak eloquently as a delegate at Council......

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