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Kent Neighborhood Program

The Neighborhood Program was created to promote and sustain an environment that is responsive to resident involvement by building partnerships between the city and its residents. 

Neighborhood Councils


Recognized neighborhood councils are organized groups that work to improve communication and livibility in neighborhoods by providing opportunities for residents to participate in the civic process.


Register as a neighborhood council.


Benefits of registering include:

  • Eligibility to apply for a Matching Grant
  • A certificate of recognition signed by the Mayor and Council President
  • Staff to work with your neighborhood in organizing and working with the city
  • Information about your neighborhood on the City's website
  • Publicity for neighborhood events on Kent TV21, the city's cable access station
  • Technical assistance, workshops, and information about neighborhood events

 See all recognized neighborhood councils.

Neighborhoods in Motion



See more projects neighborhoods have done.

See more Neighborhoods in Motion videos.

Neighborhood Matching Grant Program

Offers matching funds on a competitive basis to for neighborhood projects and communication


Neighborhood Project and Event Ideas

Get inspirational ideas from past neighborhood projects.


Frequently Asked Questions

FAQ's about the Neighborhod Program