How Can I Make My Neighborhood Better?


  • Report crime as soon as possible.
  • Report nuisances and other noncriminal problems promptly.
  • Take away the opportunity for crime.
  • Introduce yourself to your neighbors.
  • Know the names of neighborhood kids and their friends.
  • Make a list of landlords in your area.
  • Walk around the block.

How can I improve my bad neighborhood?

8 Simple Ways to Make Your Neighborhood a Safer Place

  1. Know your neighbors.
  2. Keep up your yard, and encourage your neighbors to do the same.
  3. Be extra cautious when you go out of town.
  4. Close your windows and blinds at night.
  5. Improve the lighting on your street.
  6. Encourage outdoor activity.
  7. Know your local police department.

How can I make my city better?

5 Ways to Make Your City a Better Place

  • Be a kind neighbor, be a friendly face.
  • Volunteer your time.
  • Support and create local art.
  • Take advantage of your community garden, or get one started.
  • Encourage your friends, family, and work colleagues to bike or carpool to work.

How can I make my community a better place?

Ways you can help your local community

  1. Get involved as a volunteer. There are plenty of opportunities out there if you look out for them.
  2. Support local businesses. Support your local businesses by buying locally.
  3. Local tidy ups.
  4. Help your neighbours.
  5. Raise money.
  6. Donate.

How can I help my Neighbour?

Here are seven more small, simple things you can do to make your neighbourhood amazing:

  • Spend More Time in Your Front Yard or Front Step.
  • Go for Neighbourhood Walks.
  • Welcome New Neighbours.
  • Celebrate Holidays and Seasons.
  • Give Small Gifts.
  • Take Your Kids to the Park.
  • 7. Make it Great for Pets.