The Cambridge License Commission has begun begin requiring that all Cambridge taxi cabs have electronic credit card processing capability.
The city is looking for a resident interested in serving on the Kids’ Council to develop policy and program recommendations aimed at making sure Cambridge is a place where children and youth are healthy, safe, educated and civically engaged.
Applications are available for youngsters interested in participating in the Sheriff’s 2015 Youth Public Safety Academy, which lets kids learn about public safety and get to know sheriff’s officers, police officers and firefighters from their communities.
State Rep. Jon Hecht, a Democrat in the 29th Middlesex District made up of parts of Cambridge and Watertown, plans two open office hours in Cambridge in May.
The Mystic River Watershed Association is scheduling weekday and weekend events from June 22 through August to remove water chestnut plants by hand from canoes.
Members are sought for the city’s two-year terms on the Transit Advisory Committee. The application deadline is May 1.
The city’s next free walk-in informational sessions on affordable rental and homeownership programs is from 6 to 8 p.m. April 16 in North Cambridge.
State Rep. Jay Livingstone, a Democrat in the 8th Suffolk District, visits Cambridge constituents from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. April 26.
The Cambridge Animal Commission is sponsoring a rabies vaccination clinic for dogs from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday in the Public Works lot, 147 Hampshire St., near Inman Square. Rabies vaccinations are required by state law.
The city’s Council on Aging is holding a free Pre-Retirement Seminar from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Citywide Senior Center, 806 Massachusetts Ave., Central Square.