The Silicon Valley Beat #025 – MVPD Chats With Tom Purcell Of The Monta Loma Neighborhood Association >> Serving just over 1,000 households, the Monta Loma Neighborhood Association is one of Mountain View’s oldest neighborhoods. We chat with Tom Purcell, who heads their Neighborhood Watch Program and has managed to create an amazing conduit between law enforcement and those who live within his neighborhood. Tom shares with us what makes it work and how others can follow suit.
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