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. 

advocating for Parks funding

Adequate funding of our parks is a key priority. 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

UPCOMING EVENTS

October 2, 2019: Boston City Council At-Large Candidate Forum on the Environment (co-sponsor)

Also in the works:

  • Tour of Almont Park, Mattapan

  • Fall Parks Forum

August 2019 Reception with Commissioner Woods

August 2019 Reception with Commissioner Woods

past events

Welcome Reception for Parks & Recreation Commissioner Woods

August 14, 2019 4:30-6 PM

Boston Park Advocates hosted a reception at the Parkman House to welcome the new Boston Parks & Recreation Commissioner, Ryan Woods.

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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