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The City of Cambridge is expecting to offer bonds directly to its residents for the second time in 2018. Sign up today to receive information.
The City plans to hold two Town Hall meetings about the potential offering on February 15 and 21, from 5:30-7:30pm.
You can also learn more at minibonds.cambridgema.gov.
In 2017 the City worked with Neighborly Securities* to offer Cambridge residents the chance to invest in Cambridge infrastructure by buying minibonds. The 2017 Minibond proceeds will support Cambridge capital projects, such as school building renovations, municipal facility energy upgrades and the Complete Streets plan.
The 2017 issuance was named the Most Innovative Deal of the Year by The Bond Buyer. Thank you to the more than 230 Cambridge residents who supported the inaugural sale! Read more about the offering in this case study or watch this 2 minute video.
Past projects funded by Cambridge bonds
Street and sidewalk renovation
With an average walking score of 88, Cambridge residents rely on safe sidewalks to get around. The 2016 bond issuance funds the repair and reconstruction of various streets and sidewalks around the city.
The 2016 bond issuance provides funds for building renovations including improvements at the City Hall Annex and a comprehensive facilities improvement plan, including school buildings.
Harvard Square reconstruction
Each year, Cambridge welcomes visitors from all over the world and Harvard Square is one of the city's main attractions. A portion of the 2016 bond issuance was dedicated to the reconstruction of the historic square, which dates back to 1630.
*Minibonds will only be offered through Neighborly Securities, member FINRA, SIPC & registered with MSRB, pursuant to a preliminary and final official statement to be made available during the offering period. This information does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any securities. You will be responsible for making your own independent investigation and appraisal of the risks, benefits and suitability of any securities to be offered and neither the City of Cambridge nor Neighborly Securities is making any recommendation or giving any investment advice.