What is SafeGrowth® ?
SafeGrowth® is a philosophy built on the belief that healthy and functioning small neighborhoods provide the most sane, healthy, and safest way to build cities in the 21st Century. It is based on the premise that crime is best tackled within small neighborhoods by harnessing the creative energy of functioning neighborhood groups, by employing the latest crime prevention methods, and by adopting an annual SafeGrowth® Plan to control, and mitigate, crime and fear.
The four main activities of SafeGrowth® are:
These activities crate inclusive and liveable neighborhoods that are safe and offer opportunities for creativity, diversity and mobility.
Read more about what great neighborhoods are and what they are not here.
Four tenets of SafeGrowth®
SafeGrowth® theory is built around the 4 principles:
Only when these principles work synergistically can they contribute towards creating a vision of liveable cities in 21st Century.
Learn more about each of the principles by clicking on a diagram.