South Uptown is a vibrant neighborhood of friendly people in southwest Minneapolis. The neighborhood is bounded by west Lake Street to the north, west 36th Street to the south, Hennepin Avenue to the west, and Lyndale Avenue to the east. The community is a dense mix of housing, businesses and nonprofits connected by walkable, tree-lined streets.
South Uptown Neighborhood Association is a collaboration of neighbors working to strengthen and improve the community.
“Improve the well-being of the South Uptown Neighborhood by fostering a safe, equitable, and connected community.” (South Uptown, 2021).
Despite the pandemic, this past year we engaged with MBA students from the Carlson School of Business at the University of Minnesota to conduct a survey of residents of SUNA to ask them what they wanted from the association. Based on this feedback, they helped us to create a strategic plan with three overarching goals:
Please consider supporting SUNA as we implement this plan to make our neighborhood safer, more equitable and connected!