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Northwood Town Watch Forced to Consider Patrols

Burglary was the topic at the Northwood Civic Association meeting on August 16th and residents were frustrated with the lack of police patrols in the neighborhood, given the increase in burglary over the past few months.

Under discussion are either bringing back the private security firm for patrolling the area or expanding the Northwood Town Watch to incorporate patrols.  Tom McAvoy, President of the Town Watch is looking for volunteers interested in patrolling. His email is

The next meeting of the Northwood Civic Association will be on September 20th at 7 PM at St. James Lutheran Church where nominations for Board membership will be accepted.

Active participants in the work of the Civic is needed for it to get anything done.