Land Use Planning for Safe Crime-Free Neighborhoods

The design of our neighborhoods, streets, housing developments and parks can dramatically influence the way citizens feel about them and interact in them.

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The free “Land Use Planning for Safe, Crime-Free Neighborhoods” fact sheet contains helpful resources and concepts for fostering a sense of community and safe neighborhoods. You can view and download the fact sheet (PDF, 428 KB). A color hard copy can be requested by calling the Local Government Commission at 916-448-1198, or 1-800-290-8202.

Land Use Planning for Safe Crime-Free Neighborhoods (PDF, 428 KB)

This project is funded by the Physical Activity and Health Initiative, California Department of Health Services under a Preventive Health Services Block Grant from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Work performed as part of a UC San Francisco contract.