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 Policy Order Resolution
  O-13
  IN CITY COUNCIL
  September 30, 2013
COUNCILLOR VANBEUZEKOM

WHEREAS:

The City of Cambridge looks for ways to innovate with new technologies and increased efficiencies while providing services for the public good; and

    
WHEREAS:

Presently there are clearly communicated dates, times and locations for street sweeping throughout the city; and 

      
WHEREAS:

The process for sweeping streets involves both resident cooperation and a team of sweepers, police officers and vehicle-tow operators; now therefore be it 

     

ORDERED:

That the City Manager be and hereby is requested to evaluate new technology methods of communicating street sweeping to residents, with the specific request that an "opt-in" text alert be sent to residents who own parking passes (and resident guest parking passes) by linking geo-coded phone numbers with locations that are to be swept; and be it further

       

ORDERED:

That the City Manager be and hereby is requested to report back to the City Council on this matter.

    

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