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We invite you to contribute your unique talents and energy toward providing a richer quality of life for your community. The Volunteer Program provides a broad source of expertise, talent, and people power for City programs, as well as an avenue for residents to participate in their local government.  
SUMMER OPPORTUNITIES - Trail & Park Ranger Program; Summer Lunch Recreation Program; Renton Farmers Market. MORE OPPORTUNITIES that exist within the different departments of the City including the Renton History Museum, City Hall, Police, Fire & Emergency Services Departments, Solid Waste, Surface Water, Wastewater, and Water Utilities, Parks Division, Recreation Division. Contact Teresa Nishi at 425-430-6694 or email You can also download a volunteer application so we can contact you when there is an opportunity that matches your interests.  Volunteers 14-17 years old who are not accompanied must have a waiver filled out by an adult.  Download a parent/guardian waiver.

Good government is not just the responsibility of city officials and employees.  Citizens and residents also play an important role. Numerous Renton citizens devote their energy, time, and expertise to serve as appointed members on Boards and Commissions or as volunteers on various advisory committees making Renton a better place for everyone. Contact the Mayor's Office at 425-430-6500 for an application to serve as a member of a Board, Commission, or Committee, apply online, download an Application for Boards/Commissions/Committees, or  Youth Application for Boards/Commissions/Committees.  



Saturday, April 29
Heritage Park, 233 Union Ave NE
Plant trees and flowers, spread landscaping chips and clean areas in the park to promote a healthy environment.  Free lunch to celebrate your hard work!  Youth under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult; Youth 14-17 who are not accompanied must have a waiver filled out by an adult. To register, #58463 or call 425-430-6700 
Spring Green & Clean
Saturday, May 13
May Creek, 4260 Lake Washington Blvd N
A great way to dig in and help maintain the parks for everyone to enjoy!  Volunteers must be 14 and older to participate.  Youth 14-17 who are not accompanied must have a waiver filled out by an adult.To register,#58462 or call 425-430-6700