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 & Community Services
Housing and Neighborhood Services offers numerous programs designed to assist homeowners with home repair. These include:
Visit Community Development for more information on these and other resources devoted to home repair and housing assistance.
Neighborhood Vitality Grant
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 the Neighborhood Vitality Grant page.