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Action Alert: Parks Need Your Help

Posted on the 15 March 2016 by Fopg @fopg

Will you take 5 minutes this week to send an e-mail to Mayor Walsh?

I am asking that you increase funding for Boston's parks in the upcoming budget. (INCLUDE A SENTENCE ABOUT THE PARK YOU ARE INVOLVED IN/USE MOST.)

Having parks that are safe and well-maintained is a basic requirement, and yet some of our park aren't meeting that standard. It is more cost effective for the City to maintain its parks than to have major capital expenses for deferred maintenance. In addition to these basics, it's important for city parks to have high-quality programming, to provide community members and visitors of all ages and backgrounds attractive opportunities to come together for recreation, arts and culture events, and more.

Will you provide increased funding for our parks? Please let me know if you will make this one of your top budget priorities.

Thank you for your consideration.


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