The City of Garland actively engages residents in community partnerships promoting the vitality of our neighborhoods. Explore the website to learn more about the City's Strategy for Vital Neighborhoods and how you can join the effort to enhance our community.
Launched in 2006, the Strategy for Vital Neighborhoods (SVN) is a citywide initiative engaging all City departments in a strategic effort to expand upon the Envision Garland Comprehensive Plan (pdf) to advance citywide goals and policies for creating and maintaining a strong community.
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.
To stay connected with what is going on in Garland neighborhoods, sign up for our monthly e-newsletter, The Neighborhood Chatter.
Neighborhood Vitality Matching Grant:
The Neighborhood Vitality Matching Grant Application deadline is fast approaching! All neighborhood associations, voluntary or mandatory, are encouraged to plan neighborhood improvement projects to both beautify the neighborhood and build community. Certain projects may be eligible for funding through the matching grant program. Application deadline is September 1, 2015. Learn more about the guidelines and how to apply.