Neighborhood Services Department Accomplishments
During Fiscal Year 2013
- The City Manager’s Neighborhood Impact Initiative was recognized by the National League of Cities (NLC) as a model program demonstrating innovative and collaborative approaches within government. The Neighborhood Impact Initiative was one of 27 municipal programs selected for the 2012 City Showcase—NLC’s premiere program.
- Established the City of Lowell Problem Properties task force in order to create intradepartmental cooperation in addressing blighted properties throughout the city and come up with innovative solutions.