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Coronavirus Outbreak

February 2020

The health department is monitoring the outbreak of the 2019 novel coronavirus. Some useful information:

Flavored Tobacco Products

December 11, 2019

Massachusetts approved the nation's strictest tobacco regulations aimed at reducing youth access to e-cigarettes and flavored tobacco products.  

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Water Bottle Fillers
Through the city's Participatory Budgeting program, residents voted to allocate $150,000 for water bottle filling stations in major squares.
Winter Storms
Stay safe and informed this winter with resources and transportation updates from the city's Snow Center.


Flu Shots

February 2020

Adults and kids (6 months+) can receive a free flu shot by appointment. High-dose vaccine will not be offered.

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Cambridge Mini-Grants

Deadline: March 16, 2020

Ten mini-grants will be awarded to projects that promote healthy eating and physical activity. 


Cambridge Public
Health Department

Hours: Monday-Friday:
8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.
Phone: 617-665-3800
Fax: 617-665-3888
TTY: 617-843-0744

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Claude-Alix Jacob
Chief Public Health Officer