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
Also in the works:
Tour of Almont Park, Mattapan
Fall Parks Forum
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.