City Code and Ordinances
The City of Cambridge has adopted ordinances (local laws) that govern a wide variety of activities within the City. These ordinances are collected and published by topics into a City Code Book.
Table of Special Ordinances (this code section is currently under review)
Defines how the council, boards, commissions, fire service, emergency mangement are to be structured. It also covers finances and taxation and enforcement of administrative offenses.
Defines how the council, boards, commissions, fire service, emergency management are to be structured. It also covers finances and taxation and enforcement of administrative offenses.
Covers fire prevention, alarms, nuisances, trees, streets, sidewalks, animals, building regulations, housing code, regulations for city parks and parklands, and requests for rental housing inspections.
Deals with the area of water, sewer, work in the right of way, and garbage/refuse.
Governs traffic regulations, parking, snowmobiles/ATVs, and street restrictions.
Addresses general business licensing, general business regulations, peddlers and solicitors, alcoholic beverages (liquor licensing), tobacco regulations (licensing), pawnbrokers, and adult establishments.
Sets offenses against public order such as disorderly conduct, loitering, public nudity prohibited, social host, synthetic cannabinoid prohibition, discharge of firearms, animal abuse, etc.
Governs zoning, shoreland management, storm water management, flood damage prevention, and Scenic Rum River issues