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
APPLICATION DEADLINE MARCH 1
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.
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Office of Neighborhood Vitality
2016 Spring Event Calendar