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Heat Emergency in Boston
Mayor Wu announced a heat emergency in the City of Boston through Wednesday, July 17. Cooling centers will be open at 14 BCYF community centers Monday through Wednesday, from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Dorchester community center siting study underway

Boston Centers for Youth & Families, the Mayor's Office of Neighborhood Services, and the Public Facilities Department are exploring options for a new community center in Dorchester.

The fourth community meeting was held on Thursday, April 14, 2022. Check out the slides from the meeting and check out our mapping tool to share with us where you would like to see a new BCYF Dorchester community center.

More meetings will be held in the future once we enter the design phase. Check back here or follow @BCYFcenters on social media for updates.

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