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Welcome to Garland Neighborhoods

The City of Garland actively engages residents in community partnerships promoting the vitality of our neighborhoods. Our comprehensive approach to neighborhood vitality begins with you. Contact the Office of Neighborhood Vitality to be equipped and empowered to make a difference where you live.

Programs & Events

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     Neighborhood Leader Meet & Greet   


View printable version here.

Neighborhood News

  • To stay connected with what is going on in Garland neighborhoods, sign up for our monthly e-newsletter, The Neighborhood Chatter.  
  • Interested in knowing what's going on in your neighborhood? Sign up for Nextdoor! Nextdoor is a free and private social netword for neighborhooods. Neighbors can get to know each other, ask questions, seek recommendations and pass on safety tips. Join the conversation today at Nextdoor.com

Neighborhood Vitality Matching Grant 

On December 15, 2015, Garland City Council approved Resolution No. 10229 adopting updated guidelines to the Neighborhood Vitality Matching Grant. Neighborhood groups, voluntary or mandatory, may apply for matching funds to complete enhancement or beautification projects on public property. View new guidelines and application process. 


Helpful Links


Office of Neighborhood Vitality

Code Compliance

Neighborhood Planning

Garland Housing Agency


Parks & Recreation


Environmental Waste Services (EWS)



Garland Power & Light (GP&L)                                              

Housing & Community Services





Idea Books

Neighborhood Toolbox         

Go Green Garland(Virtual Classes)

Placemaking Resources






















































Great neighborhoods take work! The City of Garland, Office of Neighborhood Vitality would like to recognize those who make extraordinary efforts to enhance, revitalize, or invest in their neighborhoods. The awards include:

Garland Neighborhood of the Year

Neighborhood Publication of the Year

Garland Neighbors are also asked to nominate: 

Who's Who in Garland Neighborhoods. 

Garland Public Servant Award 

Click on award names for descriptions and application/nomination form. All submissions must be received by November 1, 2018. **2017 award winners are not eligible for 2018 awards.**

Winners will be announced at the 2018 Pre-Summit Mixer on Friday, Nov. 9 at Good Samaritans of Garland (214 N. 12th St, Garland) Dinner provided, please RSVP here. For more information, contact the Office of Neighborhood Vitality at 972-205-2445 or email Neighborhoods@GarlandTX.gov.