Beneath the oak canopy, residents who lived for decades in a cozy, peaceful, jasmine-scented corner of north Coconut Grove walked dogs, tended gardens, exchanged recipes and followed the love-thy-neighbor commandment. “Our street is an example of the conflict between people who think they are cute and people like me who see this as a serious health and hygiene problem.
In 2003, the Expect Respect Program was one of four programs selected by the CDC to participate in an empowerment evaluation that aimed to build capacity for program improvement, manual development and evaluation and develop a knowledge base of evidence-based prevention efforts (Noonan & Gibbs, 2009).
Baseline surveys were completed during the fall, wave 2 during the spring, and wave 3 during the fall of the following year.
Self-report measures included perpetration and victimization of controlling behaviors, psychological teen dating violence (TDV), physical TDV, sexual TDV, and reactive/ proactive aggression.
Those who perch atop her carport have turned the green canvas brown.
She’s taken wounded peafowl hit by cars or rocks thrown at them to the Pelican Harbor Seabird Station. She estimates that about 60 peafowl live in the neighborhood.