The Community Clean-up Grant aims to engage residents in the upkeep of their community, preserve property values within neighborhoods, and reduce factors that contribute to crime. The program encourages members of neighborhood associations to conduct clean-up projects in their community. We invite neighborhood leaders to propose projects that will beautify their area and provide residents an opportunity to dispose of large household items not eligible for normal trash pick-up. Residents must provide the labor as an in-kind contribution to proposed projects.
The review committee uses questions to evaluate each application and awards points for the following: