Apply To Be a CB5 Member

Manhattan Community Board applications are coordinated through the Manhattan Borough President’s Office (MBPO). Generally, applications become available online, through the MBPO’s website, in January and deadlines are in March. However, dates may vary by year and so please check the MBPO Website for information.  

You can also find more information about the process of applying, roles, responsibilities and expectations for community board members on the Manhattan Borough President’s Website.  With any questions, do not hesitate to reach out to the CB5 Board Office at 212-465-0907 or