PARTICIPATORY COMMUNITY PLANNING IS THE FOUNDATION OF MUCH OF OUR WORK

nEAR NORthside QLA 2.0

 

The Near Northside Quality of Life Agreement is a comprehensive action plan to build a sustainable and healthy community in Houston’s Near Northside neighborhood developed as part of LISC Houston’s GO Neighborhoods initiative. Today, GO Teams in Near Northside continue to move forward their shared vision as developed by the 2015 Quality of Life Agreement. The Near Northside Quality of Life Agreement illustrates the impact of promoting shared leadership and ensuring community members have agency in the process yields powerful results.

 

Project Team: Susan Rogers, Shreya Patel, Jordania Moore, Alejandro Nunez; Photographs by Epic Shots Photography​

2015

Awards:

2017 National Planning Excellence Award

Advancing Diversity & Social Change (in Honor of Paul Davidoff)