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About Cambridge, Massachusetts

Cambridge, Massachusetts, suburb of Boston, Massachusetts


Cambridge is a city in Massachusetts, across the Charles River from Boston. It’s home to Harvard University. At the heart of campus, grassy Harvard Yard is anchored by the neoclassical Widener Library. Harvard Square has cafes, bars and bookstores.

The Harvard Art Museums comprise the Fogg, Busch-Reisinger and Arthur M. Sackler collections. Southeast is the prestigious Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Cambridge is a city in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, and part of the Boston metropolitan area.

Situated directly north of Boston, across the Charles River, it was named in honor of the University of Cambridge in England, an important center of the Puritan theology embraced by the town’s founders.

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Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), two of the world’s most prestigious universities, are in Cambridge, as was Radcliffe College, one of the leading colleges for women in the United States until it merged with Harvard on October 1, 1999.

According to the 2010 Census, the city’s population was 105,162. As of July 2014, it was the fifth most populous city in the state, behind Boston, Worcester, Springfield and Lowell. Cambridge is one of the two seats of Middlesex County, although the county government was abolished in 1997; Lowell is the other.

Kendall Square in Cambridge has been called “the most innovative square mile on the planet”, in reference to the high concentration of entrepreneurial start-ups and quality of innovation that have emerged there since 2010.


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Cambridge Launches Online Open Data Training Guide: New Tool Aims to Empower the Public

sed a new interactive Open Data User Guide aimed at teaching residents and other public stakeholders how to effectively leverage Cambridge’s Open Data Portal “As City Manager, I am committed to identifying ways in which we can use data and evidence to improve our operations to best serve our community. Over the past few years, we have made substantial progress in using data to be more transparent, efficient, and innovative.” said City Manager Louis A. DePasquale. “Our Open Data Portal has become an essential tool for employees and the public to understand the City and has also enabled us to better support the well-being of Cambridge residents and stakeholders. This new training module will allow even more residents to engage with the City data.” Start your training today at The City of...

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Cambridge Police Department Welcomes First Cadet Class in More Than 30 Years – Police Department – City of Cambridge, Massachusetts

rst Police Cadet class at the Cambridge Police Department in more than 30 years. The Cadet Program provides another pathway within the civil service system for Cambridge residents to become Cambridge Police Officers. The program offers on-the-job and classroom training. Cadets are required to make a two-year commitment and will receive a salary, benefits and vacation time. The Cambridge Police Department was proud to welcome six new Cadets on November 18, 2019, following a special ceremony at Cambridge City Hall.

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Photos from City of Cambridge (Official)'s post

n is scheduled to take place on Sunday, November 3rd starting at 7 a.m. It will begin and end at CambridgeSide. There will be traffic impacts in and around CambridgeSide, Kendall Square, MIT, Cambridgeport, Riverside, Mid-Cambridge, Harvard Square and West Cambridge, as well as parts of Boston (primarily along Soldiers Field Road). As a result, Cambridge residents, businesses and those visiting the City will potentially be affected – to varying degrees -- by these impacts. While the event does involve the closure of some Cambridge roadways, this is not a City sponsored event. We are working diligently with race organizers to ensure that all residents and businesses experience minimal inconvenience. Officers from the Cambridge Police and the Massachusetts State Police will be available throughout the course to assist with...

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Indigenous' Peoples Day Holiday Cambridge Closures and Service Information

Peoples' Day Holiday on Monday, Oct. 14, 2019, Cambridge city offices, libraries, and senior centers will be closed. Payments will not be required at City of Cambridge parking meters and parking meter pay stations, and there will be no trash, recycling, or compost pickup, and no street cleaning. In observance of the Indigenous Peoples' Day Holiday on Monday, Oct. 14, 2019, Cambridge city offices, libraries, and senior centers will be closed. Payments will not be required at City of Cambridge parking meters and parking meter pay stations, and there will be no trash, recycling, or compost pic...

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First Street Garage Project

d communications that the City has received from DCAMM regarding the Sullivan Courthouse building. View all documents at The City of Cambridge has proposed disposing of a leasehold interest in 420 unassigned parking spaces and approximately 9,000 square feet of ground floor area intended for retail use in the City-owned First Street Garage property located at 55 First Street.

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Cambridge Insights – Historical Commission

sion is the historic preservation agency for the city of Cambridge. Emily is the archivist for the commission's historical collection on Cambridge. She manages the collections and outreach, which is her favorite part of the job. There are many reasons why people would come to the commission. Learn more about the Commissions work -

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The City of Cambridge invites artists to submit qualifications for a $300,000 public art commission…

rtists to submit qualifications for a $300,000 public art commission to commemorate the passage, in August 1920, of the Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which granted women the right to vote. A successful project will acknowledge the amendment’s complex history, its ongoing work in the shaping of American democracy, and the role of Cambridge women in the women’s suffrage movement. To be considered for this commission, submit your qualifications online to the Cambridge Arts artist registry by 5:00 p.m., September 30, 2019.

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