Story from Aaron Campbell, reporter for FOX KRBK. A group biking across the country has stopped in Springfield to help Habitat for Humanity spruce up a local neighborhood. “Working on 16 houses, or in this case, a revitalization project” says Rachel Barron, a Bike & Build rider. Its and organization called ‘Bike and Build’ “We’ve […]
Neighborhood Revitalization Neighborhood Revitalization (NR) is a collaborative approach to improve the quality of life for all residents in a neighborhood. Focus areas include: health, education, amenities, economic opportunities, transportation, beautification, community, housing, health, and safety. NR is accomplished by creating partnerships with area businesses, government, residents, and other nonprofits who share a vision of revitalization. […]
Neighborhood Revitalization Target Area: Woodland Heights Habitat staff, board, and the NR committee recognized several neighborhood assets that led to naming Woodland Heights as the targeted area for Neighborhood Revitalization. Woodland Heights is a neighborhood located in the northwest corner of Springfield, Missouri in Zone 1. Woodland Heights has an active neighborhood association with several motivated […]
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