Over the past five years, the Lawrence Association of Neighborhoods has compiled a sizable record of accomplishments in its efforts to improve the quality of life in Lawrence. Following is a list of some of those accomplishments:
Negotiated with trucking organizations to keep heavy trucks off residential streets.
Advocated a -cent sales tax increase to help the city pay for additional police officers and firefighters.
Provided guidance for creating several new neighborhood organizations.
Advocated and helped create a city noise control ordinance.
Advocated a strong city historic preservation ordinance.
Sponsored several election forums for city commission candidates.
Supported city recycling efforts.
Co-sponsored Clean Up Lawrence with the Chamber of Commerce.