We launched our Transforming Neighborhoods Initiative (TNI) in April 2012. This initiative focuses on uplifting 6 neighborhoods in the county that face significant economic, health, public safety and educational challenges.
TNI grew out of the successful Summer Crime initiative, a police-directed endeavor that put extra resources in 5 neighborhoods acutely affected by violent crime. We evaluated data collected and determined that we could have a greater impact on raising the quality of life in areas deemed most in need of help by taking a more holistic approach to addressing the challenges of troubled communities. Read More.
The 6 areas of the County that have been identified for Transforming Neighborhoods Initiative (TNI):