What We Do

Arts Action Plan / The Northeast Arts District

The Northeast CDC steers the current Arts Action Plan committee, a group comprised of representatives from our organization and the Northeast Minneapolis Arts Association. The District and Arts District Committee was formed to support and market creative activity that benefits Northeast.

You can find out more about the Arts District here: NortheastMinneapolisArtsDistrict.com


Small Business Services

We have a variety of resources available for people looking to start or grow their business or project in Northeast. We offer services to help meet the needs of small to mid-size businesses and start-ups.

Find out more on our Services page.


Great Cities BID Collaboration

The Great Cities project is a collaborative research project between the Northeast CDC, SPARC on Rice Street, the West Broadway Business and Area Coalition, University United and Lake Street Council. The project investigates the implementation process and impact of Business Improvement Districts on commercial corridors and the community.

Visit the Great Cities research page: great-cities.org


Jackson Street Artist Housing Project

The Jackson Flats project, conceived by the Northeast Community Development Corporation (NE CDC), is the artist live/work housing community project in the leading Minneapolis Arts District of Northeast. This project will create a unique opportunity for artists to live in affordable space, collaborate with other artists and be an integral part of a thriving art community.

Artspace.org: Jackson Flats


The Northeast Calendar

Celebrating the awesomeness of Northeast Minneapolis! The Northeast Calendar highlights local artwork and photography as well as the Northeast Neighborhoods. Find out more at calendar.northeastcdc.org.


Northeast Cultural Gardens

Northeast Cultural Gardens is a volunteer movement that promotes creative gardening projects and resources for Northeast Minneapolis.