The Clarendon Avenue Playground in North Cambridge has reopened with an improved entry plaza, seating area and play opportunities.
Residents 12 or older can vote on Participatory Budgeting projects from Jan 4-9 to help decide how to spend $500,000 on projects to improve the city.
Municipal offices will close Thursday and Friday for the Christmas holiday, as well as on Jan. 1 for New Year’s, city officials said. Payments are not required at parking meters and pay stations on Friday and Jan. 1. There are other changes as well.
The Central Square Branch Library closes Nov. 26 through Dec. 20 for new furniture to be installed in the ground floor, children’s room, literacy center and Lewis Room.
The city is looking for volunteers to serve on a new working group to guide the Port Infrastructure Project, which will make more than $35 million in improvements.
No motor vehicle travel will be permitted from Cambridge into Boston on the Longfellow Bridge during work beginning at 9 p.m. June 11 until 5 a.m. June 12.
The Massachusetts Alliance of Portuguese Speakers will keep all of its offices closed until May 18, complying with a state emergency order. The organization will continue to provide telephone consultations and help to clients seeking information and referrals over the telephone and social media.
tate Rep. Jon Hecht, a Democrat in the 29th Middlesex District made up of parts of Cambridge and Watertown, plans two office hours in Cambridge this month.