Valentine’s Day Deadline to Apply for Manhattan Community Boards

Posted on: February 12th, 2020 at 5:07 am by

The deadline to apply for a Manhattan Community Board seat is fast approaching.

As previously reported, fresh faces are sought to bolster the ranks of local boards across Manhattan. Each has fifty seats, occupied for two-year terms by volunteers, and ultimately selected by the Borough President and local City Councilmembers. Half the seats are up for appointment or reappointment every year.

And it appears the city is struggling with submissions, as the deadline was pushed out a few weeks; the original deadline was January 21, but now it’s February 14. Regardless, nothing says ‘I love you’ like securing a CB seat!

If you’d like to serve as a member of your Community Board, apply online here. You can also print the application and drop it off by mail or in-person.

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