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City Hosts Events for National Recovery Month

September 5, 2018

In observance of National Recovery Month, Cambridge is hosting events in September to raise awareness about mental and substance use disorders, celebrate individuals in recovery, and acknowledge the work of prevention, treatment, and recovery support services.

Cambridge Resident Diagnosed with West Nile Virus

August 31, 2018

The Cambridge Public Health Department announced on Aug. 30 that a Cambridge resident had been diagnosed with West Nile virus.

Cambridge Public Health Department Awarded National Accreditation

August 29, 2018

The Cambridge Public Health Department announced today that it had achieved national accreditation through the national nonprofit Public Health Accreditation Board.

2018 Healthy Eating and Active Living Mini-Grants Awarded to Cambridge Organizations

August 3, 2018

The Cambridge Public Health Department, through its Cambridge in Motion campaign, has awarded a total of $6,500 in mini-grants to nine local organizations to develop activities that promote healthy eating and active living.

West Nile Virus Found in Cambridge Mosquitoes

July 27, 2018

State health officials reported on July 26 that a mosquito sample in Cambridge tested positive for West Nile virus.

June 15, 2018

May 25, 2018

$500 and $1,000 Mini-Grants Available for Healthy Eating and Physical Activity Projects

April 2, 2018

The Cambridge Public Health Department, through its Cambridge in Motion initiative, will award seven $500 mini-grants and three $1,000 mini-grants to support community projects that promote healthy eating and physical activity.

Health Department Releases Summary Results of 2017 Cambridge Middle Grades Health Survey

February 22, 2018

Decision Issued on Request to Conduct Testing of Exhaust System at Shepard Restaurant & Bar

January 12, 2018

The Commissioner of Public Health for the City of Cambridge issued a decision and order today regarding Shepard Restaurant & Bar's request to conduct testing of its exhaust system.


Susan Feinberg, MPH
Public Information Officer

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