Fiscal Year 2019 Budget

Beginning July 1, 2018 and ending June 30, 2019

Last updated: 4/11/18

Arts & Culture

Initiatives to support a thriving, diverse arts and culture ecosystem throughout the city.

Arts & Culture - Active Projects


Department Project Location Status FY19 Projected Total
Boston Public Library Adams Street Branch Library Dorchester Study Underway 4,500,000 18,300,000
Boston Public Library Central Library: Johnson Roof Replacement Back Bay In Design 350,000 4,830,000
Boston Public Library Central Library: McKim Study Back Bay New Project 100,000 400,000
Boston Public Library Central Library: Piping Infrastructure Back Bay To Be Scheduled 0 1,950,000
Boston Public Library Central Library: Rare Books and Manuscripts Department Back Bay In Design 5,000,000 15,725,000
Boston Public Library Chinatown Site Study Chinatown New Project 0 100,000
Boston Public Library Dudley Branch Library Renovation Roxbury In Construction 10,867,374 17,200,000
Boston Public Library Egleston Square Branch Library Roxbury To Be Scheduled 100,000 12,100,000
Boston Public Library Faneuil Branch Library Allston/Brighton To Be Scheduled 530,000 12,625,000
Boston Public Library Fields Corner Branch Library Dorchester To Be Scheduled 75,000 12,100,000
Boston Public Library Lower Mills Branch Library Improvements Dorchester In Design 47,000 94,000
Boston Public Library North End Branch Library North End To Be Scheduled 0 1,475,000
Boston Public Library Parker Hill Library Mission Hill In Construction 681,700 2,400,000
Boston Public Library Permanent Collections Storage Study West Roxbury Study Underway 0 525,000
Boston Public Library Roslindale Branch Library Renovation Roslindale In Design 3,000,000 10,200,000
Boston Public Library South Boston Branch Library Improvements South Boston In Design 49,500 99,000
Boston Public Library South End Branch Library Improvements South End In Design 66,000 132,000
Boston Public Library South End Branch Library Study South End New Project 0 500,000
Boston Public Library Upham's Corner Library Dorchester To Be Scheduled 1,000,000 17,980,000
Boston Public Library West Roxbury Branch Library Improvements West Roxbury In Design 50,000 100,000
Neighborhood Development Strand Theatre Upgrades Dorchester In Construction 800,000 3,390,000
Office of Arts & Culture Jamaica Plain Branch Library Art Jamaica Plain New Project 100,000 200,000
Office of Arts & Culture Percent for the Arts Citywide Implementation Underway 1,700,000 11,400,000
Property Management Department Archives Preservation Needs West Roxbury Study Underway 400,000 1,575,000
Category total 29,416,574 145,400,000