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Getting involved

GETTING INVOLVED
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Getting involved

Last updated 5/11/17

From voting to planting at a community garden, there are dozens of ways to get involved and better your community. 

CITY COUNCIL

City Council

Attend a meeting and find out how government works first-hand.

Meetings are held at Boston City Hall. You can also watch live online.

Watch a hearing

Volunteer

Volunteer
LOVE YOUR BLOCK
Love Your Block

Apply for mini-grants for neighborhood improvement projects in local neighborhoods.

COMMUNITY GARDEN
Community Gardens

Neighborhoods across the City boast community gardens and plots of every size.

CRIME WATCH
Neighborhood Crime Watch

Address problems across the City through partnerships with police and other agencies.

Boston Shines

Love Your Block

Love Your Block offers mini-grants and neighborhood cleanups for beautification projects.

We want Bostonians to help revitalize their neighborhoods, one block at a time.

Love Your Block

SPARKBOSTON

Spark Boston

Let us know what matters to you.

SPARK Boston is made up of engaged and active young adults who want Boston to be the best place possible for 20-34 year olds.

Spark Boston