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Healthy and Safe Physical Environments

Lead Partner: Healthy Rochester/HealthiKids Coalitions

Healthy Neighborhoods Hire a national consulting firm to train city staff (engineering, police, recreation) and neighborhood representatives in CPTED-I and CPTED-II. CPTED-I is a multi-disciplinary approach to deterring criminal behavior by making environmental changes such as improved lighting, landscaping, and building design.  CPTED- II includes training on how to build neighborhood and social cohesion to prevent crime.

Visit the Healthi KIDS Coalition website.