Just south of Belt Line Road in the heart of the city lies the sweeping Highlands South neighborhood. One of Cedar Hill's earliest planned developments, the subdivision has over 1,100 residences including duplex and triplex garden homes. Recognized by the City Council as the Most Improved Neighborhood of 2008 and Most Active in 2009, Highlands South achieved premier status as the 2010 Premier Neighborhood Award recipient. They boast one of the city's most effective Neighborhood Watch organizations and residents are actively pursuing the signatures required to become the next public improvement district in Cedar Hill. Highlands South residents are committed to making a difference in Cedar Hill.