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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.

All media inquiries should be directed to corpcomm@cambridge.ca and include the reporter’s contact information and deadline.

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 Thursday, June 13, 2024

Cambridge, Ontario . (June 13, 2024) – On Monday, June 17, emergency crews, Grand River Transit, and student actors will take part in a multi-patient training scenario on the grounds of St. Benedict Catholic Secondary School as part of an emergency response and decontamination exercise.
The Cambridge Fire Department, Region of Waterloo Paramedic Services, Waterloo Regional Police Service, Waterloo Regional REACT, and Grand River Transit will participate in a hypothetical...

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Posted Monday, June 10, 2024

Cambridge, Ontario . (June 10, 2024) – Each year, the City of Cambridge begins an extensive budget planning process to prepare the municipal budget for the coming year. To prepare the 2025 budget, input from Cambridge residents and Council direction are important parts of this process.
The City’s budget is a financial plan that outlines the amount of money the City will raise and determine the level of service for the over 140 programs and services residents depend...

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Posted Friday, June 07, 2024

City of Cambridge closes most Baseball diamonds due to heavy rainfall this morning.   All diamonds are expected to reopen Saturday June 8th.
Diamonds excluded from this closure are Dickson HB 1&2, Kin 1&2. Savage Field and Mickler field.
All other sports fields remain open.

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Posted Thursday, June 06, 2024

Cambridge, Ontario . (June 6, 2024) - Arts and Culture will soon take a lead role at the City of Cambridge following Council’s approval of the Arts and Culture Action Plan, which highlights five key priority areas. The goal of the plan is to make Cambridge a thriving centre of creative and cultural development by making it a destination for artists and creatives, developing new and leveraging existing partnerships, enhancing how local cultural spaces are used, and clarifying...
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Posted Thursday, June 06, 2024

Appointments to Citizen Advisory Committees  With every new Council term, the City must complete the appointment process for the advisory committees in accordance with the applicable legislation, by-laws and Terms of Reference. Citizen appointments to legislated and non-legislated committees ensure that all committees can fulfil and forward their mandates. Staff work with Committee Liaisons and Communications to continue further recruitment for current vacancies and completed......
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