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Steven Espinoza
Description
List of permits related to the construction or the alteration of existing buildings in Cambridge. These permits cover construction that changes the structure, the footprint, or the volume of the building. This includes decks, porches, and additions, as well any reconstruction, renovation or repair to an existing structure. This dataset derives from Cambridge's ViewPoint permitting system.
Category
Inspectional Services
Tags
construction, permit, building, alteration, addition
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Data Provided By
City of Cambridge Inspectional Services Department
Source Link
https://www.cambridgema.gov/inspection.aspx
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Field Names:

Record Number
id
Address
address
Address for Mapping
address_geocoded
Latitude
latitude
Longitude
longitude
Status
status
Submit Date
applicant_submit_date
Issue Date
issue_date
Units Added
number_of_residential_units
Units Removed
number_of_units_to_be_removed
Number of Units
current_number_of_dwelling
Change in Units (Increase)
unit_increase
Change in Units (Decrease)
unit_decrease
Change in Units
change_residential_units
Current Property Use
current_property_use
Proposed Property Use
proposed_property_use
Change in Property Use
will_the_property_use_change
Building Cost
building_cost_of_construction
Electrical Cost
electrical_cost_of
Plumbing Cost
plumbing_cost_of_construction
Gas Cost
gas_cost_of_construction
HVAC Cost
hvac_cost_of_construction
Total Cost
total_cost_of_construction
Final Cost
final_cost_of_construction
Fire Prevention Cost
fire_prevention_cost_of
Description
detailed_description_of_work
Size of New Addition
size_of_the_new_addition
Change in Floor Area or Dimensions
floor_area_change
Change in Exterior
exterior_change
Change at least 25,000 square feet
large_area_change
Change in Food Establishment
food_establishment
Change in Bicycle Parking
bicycle_change
Energy Compliance Option
energy_code
LEED Certification
leed_certification
Home Energy Rating (HERS)
hers_rating
Industrial Sewer Connection Units
industrial_sewer_connection
Commercial Sewer Connection Units
commercial_sewer_connection
Residential Sewer Connection Units
residential_sewer_connection
Discharge to Sewer or Storm Water System
drains
New or Replaced Storm Sewer
storm_sewer
Construction Dewatering
dewatering
Increase in Impervious Cover
impervious_cover
Public Right-of-Way
public_right
Basement Plumbing Fixture
basement_plumbing
Change in at least half of total area
half_area
Firm Name
firm_name
Debris Disposal
construction_debris_will
Description of Demolition
description_of_demolition
Method of Removal
method_of_removal
Type of Demolition
type_of_demolition
Describe the outbuilding
outbuilding_description
Changing exterior elements
reconstruction_or_change
Construction of exterior stairs
exterior_stairs
Create Openings
openings_or_doors
Deck Construction
construction_of_a_deck
Location of Deck
location_of_deck
Balcony/Landing/Porch Construction
porch_balcony_dormer
Exterior Stairs Type
exterior_stairs_type
Excavation of a basement
excavation_of_a_basement
Change in Ceiling Height
change_any_floor_or_ceiling
Outbuilding Construction
outbuilding
Number of Stories (Above Grade)
stories_above_grade
Building Height
building_height_feet
Gross Square Footage
gross_square_footage
Building Use
building_use
Owner-Occupied
owner_occupied
Condo Association
condo_association
Building Construction Type
building_construction_type
Off-Street Vehicle Parking Spaces
off_street_parking
Proposed Loading Bays
proposed_loading_bays
Existing Off-Street Vehicle Parking Spaces
existing_off_street_vehicle_parking
Existing Off-Street Bicycle Parking Spaces (Long Term)
existing_off_street_bicycle_parking_long_term
Proposed Off-Street Bicycle Parking Spaces (Long Term)
proposed_off_street_bicycle_parking_long_term
Existing Off-Street Bicycle Parking Spaces (Short Term)
existing_off_street_bicycle_parking_short_term
Proposed Off-Street Bicycle Parking Spaces (Short Term)
proposed_off_street_bicycle_parking_short_term
Change to Off-Street Parking Spaces
off_street_parking_change
Curb Cut
curb_cut
Other Cooking Equipment
other_cooking_equipment
Finish Materials
finish_materials
Open Air Windows
open_air_cafe
Cooking Equipment Type
cooking_equipment_type
Certificate of Occupancy Required
certificate_of_occupancy
Board of Zoning Appeal (BZA) Case Number
bza_number
Planning Board Special Permit Number
planning_board_number
BZA Case
bza
Planning Board Special Permit
planning_board
Police Neighborhood Regions
:@computed_region_guic_hr4a
Police Response Districts
:@computed_region_v7jj_366k
cambridge_neighborhoods
:@computed_region_rffn_qbt6
cambridge_cdd_zoning
:@computed_region_swkg_bavi
Census Blocks 2010
:@computed_region_e4yd_rwk4

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