Towing Contracts - Cambridge

Brian Sparks filed this request with the Cambridge City Clerk of Cambridge, MA.

It is a clone of this request.



From: Brian Sparks

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Massachusetts Public Records Law, M.G.L. c.66, ยง10, I hereby request the following records:

All current contracts between the city of Cambridge and B&B Tow, Pat's Tow, and Phil's Tow.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as we believe this request is in the public interest, as suggested but not stipulated by the recommendations of the Massachusetts Supervisor of Public Records. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

I expect the request to be filled in an accessible format, including for screen readers, which provide text-to-speech for persons unable to read print. Files that are not accessible to screen readers include, for example, .pdf image files as well as physical documents.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 calendar days, as the statute requires.


Brian Sparks

From: Lopez, Donna

April 7, 2016

To whom it may concern:

Please be advised that your public records request has been received by the city clerks office.

Your request has been forwarded to the city solicitor.

Very truly yours,

Donna P. Lopez
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From: Kawai, Paul

Dear Mr. Sparks:

We are in receipt of your public records request below regarding the current contracts between the City of Cambridge and B&B Tow, Pat's Tow, and Phil's Tow. We have attached responsive documents to this email. Because these documents were readily available, we will waive the fee in this case.

Paul S. Kawai
City of Cambridge
Office of the City Solicitor
795 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02139<>
(617) 349-4121

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From: Brian Sparks


Thanks so much for your help with this request! I really appreciate it.

Brian Sparks