Cambridge City
MA

Policy Order
POR 2016 #289
ORDER ADOPTED
Oct 31, 2016 5:30 PM

That the City Manager confer with relevant City Departments to create a Commonwealth Connects category for residents negatively impacted by short-term rental activity.

Information

Department:City Clerk's Office, CKSponsors:Councillor Craig A. Kelley
Category:Policy Order

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WHEREAS:

The City’s enforcement of zoning and regulatory violations regarding short-term rental units is entirely complaint driven; and

 

 

WHEREAS:

A small minority of Cambridge’s nearly 2,000 unique short-term rental units, particularly those that are not owner occupied, are creating adverse effects on the character and livability of their surrounding neighborhoods; now therefore be it

 

 

ORDERED:

That the City Manager be and hereby is requested to confer with relevant City Departments to create a Commonwealth Connects category for residents negatively impacted by short-term rental activity.

 

Meeting History

Oct 31, 2016 5:30 PM Video City Council Regular Meeting
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RESULT:ORDER ADOPTED