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Cambridge Fire Recovery

Over 100 people were displaced by the 10-alarm fire in Cambridge on Dec. 3. For questions regarding the fire or recovery assistance, call the city's dedicated phone line, 617-349-9484. To register for assistance from the Red Cross, call 800-564-1234.

Zika Virus

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2015 Annual Report


Winter Storms

Visit the city's Snow Center website to sign up for emergency alerts and for winter storm information, safety tips, and parking updates.

Underage Drinking

It's important to keep alcohol away from kids during holiday celebrations. Check out these tips and resources for talking with children about alcohol. 

Flu Shots

December 2016

Adults and kids (6 months+) can receive a free flu shot at the health department starting Dec. 6. Nasal spay vaccine will not be offered.


21 Proof Trainings

December 2016

See the training schedule for owners/managers and bartenders/waiters of Cambridge establishments licensed to pour alcohol.

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Cambridge Public
Health Department

119 Windsor St.
Ground Level
Cambridge, MA 02139

Map | Staff Directory

Hours: Monday-Friday:
8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.
Phone: 617-665-3800
Fax: 617-665-3888


Claude-Alix Jacob
Chief Public Health Officer