Previously known as Neighborhood Services, the Civic Empowerment team works with residents on neighborhood capacity building by developing and coordinating leadership, educational, and neighborhood-oriented opportunities for the community. The goal is simple; we want to connect residents to their local government, promote civic engagement, and strengthen relationships.
Community & Human Development DepartmentNeighborhood Services DivisionCITY 3 - 801 Texas, 3rd floorEl Paso, TX 79901(915) 212-1681[email protected]
Formation, registration, and sustainability of neighborhood groups.
Public improvement program for small-scale neighborhood projects by neighborhood associations.
Annual educational program to teach residents how their city government functions and operates.
Annual forum to highlight citizen involvement in the community through keynote speakers, workshops, and information fairs.
Two-Year Grant program designed to provide small-scale funding to targeted neighborhoods for volunteer-led beautification projects.
Offering neighborhoods that are lacking shade, the opportunity to adopt trees and together, grow their block’s canopy cover.