If you need help defining the boundaries, please contact Kayla Betzold at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will work with you to finalize the boundaries if your neighborhood is selected.
A map is not required for application submission.
Having a formal neighborhood organization is not required.
Projects that promote energy efficiency and encourage the use of renewable energy sources.
Projects that encourage stewardship and conservation of ecosystems and resources.
Projects that reduce emissions generated in the neighborhood and improve both outdoor and indoor air quality.
Projects that conserve water resources and improve water quality.
Projects that enhance the social vitality of the neighborhood by encouraging community interaction, partnerships, and outreach programs.
Your project descriptions should address how and why the projects will have the potential to positively impact your neighborhood. In addition, please address how the projects are customized to your neighborhood and its unique characteristics. Don't worry so much about telling us HOW the project will get done, and focus on WHY this project is important to your neighborhood.
Feel free to adapt existing ideas or develop new ideas for your neighborhood.
The Sustainable Neighborhoods program is a great tool for strengthening community cohesion, increasing civic participation, and celebrating neighborhood diversity. This section of questions will help us understand how the program will help build community, value diversity, and catalyze project development in your neighborhood.
We are not looking for a specific answer. This question is to better understand the dynamic of the neighborhood.
Neighborhood success in this program requires that residents work together to plan, implement, and support initiatives. Strong applications include signatures of support from residents living in all areas of the neighborhood. A minimum of 20 signatures is recommended and we encourage you to gather as many as you can!
1. Download the Signature Collection Form as a template to collect neighborhood signatures.
2. Scan or take a picture of the completed form(s).
3. Submit the completed form(s) by uploading below or emailing to email@example.com
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