Residents take pride in Garland’s hometown character. The City seeks to meet the diverse needs and preferences of residents by providing a variety of housing and neighborhood programs, services, and resources for area residents to improve the physical conditions of their neighborhood.
Housing Programs and Community Services
Housing and Neighborhood Services offers numerous programs designed to assist homeowners with home repair. These include:
Neighborhood projects provide an excellent opportunity to promote a strong sense of community among residents. Projects are a conduit to increase social capital as well as:
Promote the goals of a neighborhood association
Incrementally achieve the shared vision for the neighborhood
Improve neighborhood image
Achieve goals important to area residents
Meet and develop relationships with neighbors
The Neighborhood Vitality Grant is a tool available to organized groups who want to enhance the physical environment of their neighborhood. For more information, and to apply for this funding, visit Neighborhood Vitality Grant.