Neighborhood Vitality

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The mission of the Office of Neighborhood Vitality is to create a level of engagement and participation to connect local Mesquite residents to the appropriate resources in order to maintain safe and sustainable neighborhoods.

We ask that local residents become involved by ensuring their neighborhood is registered as a Neighborhood Group.

To register your neighborhood group, click on Neighborhood Registration.

The Office of Neighborhood Vitality held two Neighborhood Leaders Workshops entitled “Neighborhood Organizing” in May and June 2018. The workshops were for active Neighborhood Leaders, which include Crime Watch Captains, Neighborhood Block Leaders and active Homeowners Association Officers. Future workshops will be held and announced soon.

The purpose of the Neighborhood Leaders Workshops will be to:

  • Educate attendees on marketing their neighborhoods (3 minute elevator speeches)
  • Demonstrate common neighborhood practices
  • Assess past efforts
  • Elements of positive neighborhood leadership
  • Mobilizing neighborhood resources

Neighborhood Management -

  • Accountability
  • Reliability
  • Vision
  • Commitment
  • Leadership Skills

Tips for Conducting Neighborhood Meetings -

Consider a Neighborhood Walk

  • Distribute a Flyer
  • Neighbors 
  • Get Specific
  • Vacant Houses
  • Encourage T-Shirt(Same color shirts and/or name of neighborhood)
  • Code Violations 
  • T-Shirt Research and Distribution
  • Sidewalk Hazards
  • Select a Route
  • New Neighbors

For more information or questions, email [email protected]