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Neighborhood Action & Crime Watch Meeting

  • Dexter Training Ground Dexter & Hollywood Streets Providence, RI 02909 (map)

Please join us for a special park-themed Neighborhood Action meeting in Dexter Training Ground. Meet at 6pm at the outdoor classroom (corner of Dexter and Hollywood Streets).

This NACW meeting includes a Dexter Park Trash Flash Mob, crime report, presentation by House of Hope on a pilot homeless outreach program with WBNA, and open discussion featuring park-related topics and issues such as summertime park events, bocce and chess table installs, and Armory advocacy. All are welcome.


6:00pm   Trash Flash Mob cleanup at Dexter Training Grounds

7:00pm   NACW Meeting: Welcome and Introductions

7:15pm   Crime Watch Report from District 4 Police Commander Lt. Fernandes on arrests, crimes, and statistics

7:30pm   Presentation by House of Hope about joint pilot program with WBNA to conduct outreach to individuals in the park who are homeless or housing insecure

7:50pm   Q&A and Open Discussion: Neighborhood Issues and Actions

  • Neighbor reports of public urination in and around parks
  • Recent rash of stolen packages and USPS, UPS and FedEx mobile alerts
  • Committee updates
    • Bocce and chess table installs
    • Summertime park events
    • Armory advocacy updates

8:30pm   Adjourn


Meetings are held on the 4th Tuesday of the month*
Tuesday, June 27, 7:00 - 8:30 pm
Tuesday, September 26, 7:00 - 8:30 pm
Tuesday, October 24, 7:00 - 8:30 pm
Tuesday, November 28, 7:00 - 8:30 pm

*There are no NACW meetings during the months of July, August and December