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We’ve Moved – Come celebrate at the Open House, August 16th, 2016 Be sure to note our new address: 4313 E 54th Street, Minneapolis MN 55417 Come tour NENA’s beautiful new space at the Open House on Tuesday, August 16th from 6:00 – 7:30 pm. The new office, includes a sizeable conference room, office […]
In the Nokomis East neighborhoods, 21 percent of our housing is occupied by renters. In the Bossen area alone, there are over 50 rental buildings. NENA works with Nokomis East tenants to advance their immediate demands on repair needs, affordability and management practices. We work with governmental and nonprofit partners to improve and protect multifamily housing […]
2016 National Night Out (NNO) is on August 2, 2016 National Night Out is an annual nationwide event that encourages residents to get out in the community, holding block parties and getting to know their neighbors as a way to encourage crime prevention. It’s a great way to promote community-police partnerships and enjoy a Minnesota […]
NENA is thrilled to announce the newest addition to our staff. Karla Arredondo joined us as the new Community Organizer on May 25, 2016. Karla is a lifelong Minneapolis resident and has recently graduated from Augsburg College with a double major in Sociology and Metro Urban Studies. She describes her passion as living within the community and the rich history […]
The Nokomis East Neighborhood Association and Metro Blooms are hosting a Bike Tour of existing Blooming Alleys at 6 pm on Thursday, July 14th. We’ll meet at the Sandcastle restaurant (4955 W. Lake Nokomis Pkwy) on the west side of the lake and take a bike tour of five Blooming Alleys near Lake Nokomis. We’ll stop along the […]
On Saturday, May 21, we moved to a new office. After 21 years on 50th Street, NENA moved to the Morris Park neighborhood on 54th Street and 43rd Avenue. During the month of May, we renovated the old Hiawatha Bicycle shop into our new office. This larger space allows us to host Board and community meetings. […]