Neighborhood Action & Crime Watch

Purpose: To create a safer, cleaner neighborhood and a stronger community through cooperation with neighbors and partnerships with city and state departments.

Upcoming events

NACW Committee meets on the 1st Tuesday of every month, 6-8pm, during WBNA Neighborhood Night at West Broadway Middle School, 29 Bainbridge Avenue, Providence. No meetings in July or August.

Recent Posts


  • Formalize the structure of the committee and induct standing committee members in new two ­year terms. Plan and execute the spring clean up.
  • Plan and execute four small scale trashmob events.
  • Work with Councilman Principe to install DPW maintained trash cans on Westminster Street and Broadway.
  • Empower neighbors of derelict, abandoned and foreclosed homes to participate in the City Solicitor's office Receivership Program.
  • Bulk purchase program for security, insurance, cameras and window locks.
  • Encourage community participation at Ellery street park.


Amy Gerhard and Terry Snook