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Ward 2 - Cam Gordon

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Minneapolis, MN 55415
(612) 673-2202
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Cooper Neighborhood

Council Member Gordon’s Cooper Office Hours

Fourth Tuesdays 9:30-11:00am
Birchwood Café, 3311 E 25th St

The Cooper neighborhood is located in southeastern Minneapolis. It extends from 38 th Avenue South in the west to the Mississippi River in the east and northeast. From north to south, Cooper extends from the 27th street railroad tracks to 34 th Street East. The neighborhood's name is derived from an elementary school named after James Fenimore Cooper, an American novelist born in 1789. A mainly residential neighborhood, Cooper's most important commercial corridor is Lake Street. Parks cover the banks of the Mississippi River.

Identifying features

Neighborhood Group

Longfellow Community Council
2727 26th Avenue South Minneapolis, MN 55406
(612) 722-4529

Staff Contact
Melanie Majors
(612) 722-4529
[email protected]

Business Association

Longfellow Business Association
2727 26 th Ave S
Mpls, MN 55406
(612) 721-7254

Community Developers

Seward Redesign
2323 Franklin Ave E
Mpls, MN 55406
(612) 338-8729

City Contacts

Police Precinct: 3

CPED Planning Team:

Park Board Commissioner: Scott Vreeland, [email protected], (612) 230-6443

Upcoming/Ongoing Developments

For monthly reports on issues of importance to neighborhoods, please go to the Reports and Newsletters page.

Last updated Jan 29, 2019



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