Nurture safe and healthy neighborhoods


Every Houstonian should have the opportunity to live in a safe and healthy community. The City should support residents with well-coordinated public safety and social services and ensure its neighborhoods foster healthy lifestyles.


  • Provide responsive and efficient public safety services that use technology effectively.
  • Expand partnerships to support healthy neighborhoods.
  • Bolster awareness of public health and safety programs. 
  • Provide coordinated supplemental services for those without access to adequate health care.
  • Use localized planning to help neighborhoods improve and maintain quality of life. 
  • Encourage development that fosters healthy lifestyles for Houstonians of all ages. 
  • Coordinate with partner agencies to maintain safe, healthy neighborhoods.