Neighborhood Watch Program

The most important benefits of being involved in your own Neighborhood Watch program are: Neighborhood policing by you and your neighbors, together with your own police, creates a greater sense of security, well-being, and reduction of fear of crime because you know you and your neighbors will "LOOK OUT FOR EACH OTHER." Reduce the risk … Continue reading Neighborhood Watch Program

Neighborhood Watch Observation & Recognition

Observation Observation takes many forms. From your home, a mobile home, an apartment or condo you can determine your best observation points. From your auto, truck or van you can observe both the road and other activities. Many people walk or jog as a daily routine, going to and from the store or work, or … Continue reading Neighborhood Watch Observation & Recognition

Spring appearing soon — we promise! Garden plots available

Despite freezing temps in the first week of March, activity at the South Norfolk Community Garden will spring to life soon. The garden is located at 1014 Jefferson Street, Chesapeake, VA 23324. When things get rolling, community gardeners meet on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays at the Community Garden. The garden is open sunset to … Continue reading Spring appearing soon — we promise! Garden plots available

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Larcenies from Vehicles

Everyone agrees there are too many larcenies from vehicles. Times of the crimes range from dusk to dawn. In the historic district area of South Norfolk,  larcenies have been reported on many streets, including Rodgers, Post, Wright, Bainbridge, Holly, Park and Chesapeake Ave.  Please remember to lock your vehicle doors. Don't leave items of value … Continue reading Larcenies from Vehicles

Garden Hours & Plot Map

-------------------------------- FEB. 26, 2020 NOTE: The South Norfolk Community Garden is reorganizing. If you want to get involved, please attend a meeting of the South Norfolk Neighborhood Watch, which meets quarterly at 6:15 p.m. at the South Norfolk Memorial Library, 801 Poindexter St. in the Gateway Building. --------------------------------- Community Garden Hours: Currently closed. Usually, Sunrise … Continue reading Garden Hours & Plot Map

History of the Historic South Norfolk Community Garden

The South Norfolk Neighborhood Watch Group Inc. formed a committee in March of 2012 to discuss the possibility of a community garden in South Norfolk. The committee established its goals, a property was located and planning began. The new property was cleared in June. By Thanksgiving of 2012, members were donating greens to community dinners and a local soup kitchen. The little garden … Continue reading History of the Historic South Norfolk Community Garden