How You Can Help

Would you like to get involved in the Neighborhood Watch? Excellent! Please contact us and let us know what your interests are, and we’ll be glad to add you to the team. Below are just a few of the projects we’ve got in the works. We welcome helping hands in any of these areas, or you could always bring your own suggestions to the table!

  • Backyard leased lighting
  • Street lighting
  • Active watch activities (Organized cruising, dog walker watch, etc.)
  • Urgent Alert system from
  • “Slumlords” and other issues with rental properties
  • Blighted / vacant properties (assisting the CYCA’s efforts)
  • Speed bumps
  • Website development / Blog posts / Content contributors
  • Neighborhood statistics
  • Points of entry signage
  • Alleys
  • Businesses outreach
  • Outreach to neighbors with special needs
  • MPD and City outreach
  • Adjoining neighborhoods / Fairgrounds / Liberty Bowl
  • Neighborhood Night Out” and other social outings grants
  • Capital funds / Grant writing
  • Crosswalks
  • 20 MPH Zone
  • Security cameras (public and private)
  • MPD Substation
  • Residential security-related home improvements
  • CYNW officers, block captains, zone captains
  • Donations to the CYNW
  • And anything else that you think would help us minimize crime int he neighborhood!

Contact the CYNW to get involved today!