A Citywide Network of People Who Champion Urban Greenspace


We are park-connected groups and individuals who care about a healthy and vibrant city. Join us. 

upcoming event

On Wednesday August 14, 2019 Boston Park Advocates is hosting a reception to welcome the new Boston Parks & Recreation Commissioner, Ryan Woods. Learn more and sign up to attend. RSVP by August 5.

Please note: due to popular demand, we have relocated the event to a larger venue, the Parkman House. Thank you to the City of Boston for providing the venue.

advocating for Parks funding

One of the things that’s important to us is funding for parks. In January 2019 we sent a letter to Mayor Walsh and the Boston City Council advocating for increased parks funding in the Fiscal Year 2020 budget, specifically in additional resources for maintenance, project management, and urban forestry. Read the letter

past events

CPA Boston: How does it work?

November 17, 2018 10 AM to 12 PM
Location: Franklin Park Golf Course Clubhouse

The Yes for a Better Boston Technical Assistance Group for Open Space provided information on how the application process works and how to get help putting together applications for open space CPA funds.

Fall Parks Forum: Innovation & Inclusivity

Saturday October 28, 2017 from 8am-12:30pm
Location: The Great Hall of the Codman Square Health Center, Dorchester

Thank you to the Solomon Foundation for supporting this event.



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