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Love Your Block

Welcome to the Love Your Block information page.

The City of Newark Love Your Block Program connects residents with city departments and community organizations to implement hyper-local neighborhood beautification and community-building projects. The overall goal of the Love Your Block program is to Prevent Blight and Revitalize City Neighborhoods One Block At A Time!

The Love Your Block Mini-Grants Program is located inside City Hall Room B-12.

About the Newark Office of Sustainability

The Newark Office of Sustainability ( works with city agencies, partner organizations and community members to make Newark cleaner, greener, healthier, and more prepared to face the impact of climate change and more engaged with the green economy.

About Cities of Service

A national nonprofit organization, Cities of Service ( helps mayors and city leaders tap the knowledge, creativity, and service of citizens to solve public problems and create vibrant cities. The organization provides technical assistance, programmatic support, planning resources, and funding opportunities to cities and their leadership.

Mini-Grant Application Information - Deadline: Friday, March 27, 2020

To view the eligibility checklist, frequently asked questions, the program flyer, workshops, and to learn about 2019 grantee winners please utilize the links below:

 Refer to this Love Your Block 2020 Grant Application walk through to help you navigate through your proposal:

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