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Beekeeping Regulation

December 2017

The health department promulgated a regulation for the keeping of honey bees in Cambridge. View regulation and application permit.

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Celebrating Health
Cambridge is celebrating public health this April. Learn about public health events happening in the city, including a poster gallery on display at City Hall (April 2–12).
Poison Prevention
Children under 6 are involved in nearly 50% of poisonings that occur in U.S. homes. See the top 10 household items responsible for poisonings in young children and learn how to poison-proof your home.

Medication Take-Back Day

April 28

Bring unwanted medication to the Cambridge Police Department. Learn more

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Cambridge Mini-Grants

Deadline extended: April 13

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


Cambridge Public
Health Department

119 Windsor St.
Ground Level
Cambridge, MA 02139

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

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Claude-Alix Jacob
Chief Public Health Officer