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9.04.2019 -

2019 Community Development Celebration

Join LISC Twin Cities and Metropolitan Consortium of Community Developers (MCCD) as we celebrate inspiring and innovative individuals, projects and programs and set the stage for the next era of our work together. The event will feature the 2019 Community Development Awards and MCCD’s 30th anniversary community development conversation.

9.12.2019 -

Getting to Yes - Western U Plaza

In the year before construction of the Western U plaza project was complete, Nieeta Presley was quietly celebrating a historic success. Presley is the executive director of Aurora/St. Anthony Neighborhood Community Development Corporation (ASANDC), and for the better part of the last decade she has worked to redevelop the historic building on University Avenue ...

8.01.2019 -

A Continent in a Corridor

For much of the year, Hamline Park looks like any other urban green space. There are a few basketball hoops, a set of swings and a grill ready for the next family barbeque. However one day each summer, the grassy block in the Hamline-Midway area of St. Paul trades dog walkers and pick-up basketball games ...