10 Ways to Show Your Neighborhood Some Love

Valentine's day is just around the corner. It’s a perfect time to show some neighborly love! Here’s a list of 10 budget friendly ways that take NO EFFORT to be a good neighbor. 

Neighbors helping one another in an apartment


  1. Ensure a clean neighborhood by avoiding littering and picking up any stray litter in your yard or on your sidewalks. Learn more about the correct ways to dispose of waste and recycling in Travis County to avoid pollution in your neighborhood and in the habitats of the animals that live there too! 
  2. If you see any 311 violations, report them. 311 has an app where you can easily submit requests. 
  3. If you are a pet owner, be sure to clean up after your animal. Always carry bags on your walks! 
  4. Pet owners should also keep their pets on a leash at all times. You don’t want your furry friends to get lost in the neighborhood. 
  5. Support local businesses in your neighborhood. Grab a coffee and a bite to eat at the local coffee shop. 
  6. Get to know your neighbors. Knowing your neighbors is a great way to have a strong community. 
  7. If you’re having a get together let your neighbors know and try to keep the noise down. 
  8. Don’t speed in your neighborhood. Go slow to avoid getting into an accident.
  9. Be helpful! If you notice that your neighbors are in need, give them a helping hand! 
  10. Common courtesy is key. If a dispute arises, handle it maturely. Have a conversation with your neighbors to find a solution that works. 

With these tips, you'll be spreading love all year round!