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Strategies for Change

A unique feature of Mattapan's Resilient Communities/Resilient Families planning effort has been the vast concentration of residents and the continuity of their participation in Action Groups and Community Assemblies over the past two years. The seven Action Strategies chosen represent the culmination of thoughtful planning and feedback received from residents and stakeholders throughout the engagement process.

Each Action Strategy has a comprehensive vision and plan. Please click on the images below to learn more about each strategy.

Strategy 1: Weave and preserve the bonds of our community fabric
Strategy 2: Invigorate and develop our business sector so it provides more varied services and products
Strategy 3: Revitalize, preserve and expand affordable housing
 Strategy 4: Provide a safe neighborhood for children, youth and adults to live, work, and play in peace and security
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Strategy 5: Promote pride in our neighborhood by realizing its beauty through the full utilization and expansion of our open and green spaces Strategy 6: Increase opportunities for well-paid jobs for youth and adults through the establishment of a workforce development center
Strategy 5: Improve the health and well-being of our residents and decrease the incidence of chronic diseases