Impact

 

Since 2005, the following have been completed:

  • Establishment of the Cottageville Park Neighborhood Garden

  • Decreases in crime - the total number of crimes in the Blake Road area decreased by 25% in 2010 compared to the total number in 2006

  • Increased participation in after-school programming coordinated by the Hopkins Public School District Community Education Department

  • Neighborhood improvements including the addition of: sidewalks along the east side of Blake Road North, garbage bins along Blake Road, and potted flowers in front of local businesses.

  • Cottageville Park improvements including: additional lights, a renovated and expanded basketball court, soccer goal posts, picnic tables, and garbage bins.