Community boards are the most grass-roots form of local government, each composed of 50 volunteer members serving staggered two-year terms. The boards are pivotal in shaping their communities and work to enhance and preserve the character of their neighborhoods.
You may apply online or complete a paper application, downloadable as a PDF, at manhattanbp.nyc.gov/CBapply. (Please note: the online application must be completed in one sitting, so you should read the PDF and prepare your answers in advance!) Applications must be submitted (or postmarked) by 5:00 pm on Friday, February 9, 2018.
From Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer