Benefits of Joining WAWM:

 

·            Promote & support ideas and projects that will directly impact your neighborhood.

·            Be informed about neighborhood activities including crime prevention, code enforcement, and local government.

·            Bring neighbors within the community together to support cultural, economic, educational, and recreational activities.

·            Keep the community informed on the Association’s position on relevant issues and on the City’s plans and activities.

·            Aid government officials in the diligent pursuit of their duties & obligation to all people and businesses of Wilton Manors.

 

 

WAWM 2021-2022 Priorities

 Promote Economic Development That Benefits the Westside

 ·       Approval of the Transit Oriented Corridor-West

·       Community dialog with potential investors and developers in TOC-W

·       “Re-branding” Andrews Avenue

 Improve Public Safety and Livability for Westside Residents of All Ages

 ·       Upgrades and priority repairs to water and sewage infrastructure

·       Traffic circulation study of the Westside

·       Pedestrian- and bicycle-friendly streets and improved bicycle infrastructure

·       Enforcement of vehicle speed limits

·       Funding for WMPD license plate readers

·       Restoration of City-provided transportation services for senior citizens

·       Transformation of culture and practices of WMPD code enforcement

 Develop and Support Initiatives for Westside Beautification and Enhancement

 ·       Public art for Westside parks and green spaces

·       Beautification of county-controlled Andrews Avenue and neighborhood intersections

·       Restoration of lighting for 20th Street entrance

·       Wilton Manors/Westside-specific street signage, as follow-on to Way Finding program

·       More environmentally-friendly/green laws, regulations and policies at all government levels

 Build Community Through Neighborhood-Wide Activities and City Volunteerism

 ·       Participation in annual City- and County-sponsored Community-based activities

·       Creation of Annual Westside-Wide Yard Sale Day

·       Service on, and active participation in, City committees and boards

 Strengthen WAWM

 ·       Membership campaign to recruit new and returning members

·       Improved two-way communication and interaction with WAWM membership

·       Enhanced webpage and social media presence

·       Fund-raising for specific projects/events of WAWM interest