East Calhoun

The Intersection of Recreation and Home.


Jun
2
2:00 PM14:00

Joyce Uptown Foodshelf Celebration

All are welcome at Foodstock, a family friendly community event to celebrate 50 years of Joyce Uptown Foodshelf.

Free!


Groove to the vibes of 1969 with fun and games, music and more. View the event flyer.

Volunteers are needed for short shifts. Sign up here.

ECCO is proud to be provide financial support for this event.

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Jun
1
9:00 AM09:00

ECCO Super Sale

The 47th Annual Super Sale is sponsored by the ECCO Board. ECCO residents are invited to have a garage or yard sale on the same day.

Click here to view a larger map of sale locations.

Paper maps will be available at sale locations.

Registration is now closed.

Special thanks to Sylvia Kafkas for expertly organizing this event for years!   

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May
21
7:00 PM19:00

Neighborhood Name Review Committee Meeting

The meeting agenda will include planning for the neighborhood-wide vote on whether or not to change the neighborhood name.

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The Neighborhood Name Review Committee's task is to find out how neighbors feel about the current name of the neighborhood and if there is a desire for change. 

If you are interested in serving on this committee, please reach out to ECCO Board member/Committee Chair Ralph Knox, Rdknox@gmail.com.

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May
20
7:00 PM19:00

Livability Committee Meeting

All are welcome.

Meeting agenda:

7:00 pm -- Greetings and agenda review

7:05 pm -- Tasting Room,1434 31st St W, request to add a sidewalk café license to their existing wine license

  • Discussion and recommendation to the board

7:15 pm -- Noise on East Calhoun Pkwy

  • Discuss and develop action plan for the summer 

7:35 pm -- East Calhoun Pkwy name change by Park Board

  • Discuss impact to residents 

  • Assess/determine what action to take

8:00 pm - Current activity reports/updates

  • Update on East Calhoun Pkwy development (3017, 3021 and
    3025 East Calhoun Pkwy)

  • Update on Lake and James development (3000, 3004 and  3008 James Ave S and 1711 Lake St W) 

  • Pedestrian Safety Committee report      

8:20 pm -- New business

8:30 pm -- Adjourn 

The Livability Committee reviews current zoning proposals in the neighborhood and addresses safety, traffic and parking concerns.

Questions? 
Contact Monica Smith at nrp@eastcalhoun.org.

 

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May
14
7:00 PM19:00

Neighborhood Name Review Committee Meeting

This is a meeting of the committee.

The meeting agenda will include planning for the next steps after the completion of three community meetings.  

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The Neighborhood Name Review Committee's task is to find out how neighbors feel about the current name of the neighborhood and if there is a desire for change. 

If you are interested in serving on this committee, please reach out to ECCO Board member/Committee Chair Ralph Knox, Rdknox@gmail.com.

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May
14
10:00 AM10:00

Neighborhood Name Community Meetings

**Please note the time for this meeting. It was incorrectly listed as an evening meeting. The correct time for this event is 10-11 am.*

The issue has been raised to evaluate the name of our neighborhood. The ECCO Board has formed a committee to engage the neighborhood and get your feeling on our current name.

We want to hear from you!

You’re invited to join the conversation about our neighborhood name at any of our three neighborhood meetings. The meetings will provide information about our history and give you an opportunity to share your thoughts.

Childcare and light refreshments provided.

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May
11
10:00 AM10:00

Neighborhood Name Community Meetings

The issue has been raised to evaluate the name of our neighborhood. The ECCO Board has formed a committee to engage the neighborhood and get your feeling on our current name.

We want to hear from you!

You’re invited to join the conversation about our neighborhood name at any of our three neighborhood meetings. The meetings will provide information about our history and give you an opportunity to share your thoughts.

Childcare and light refreshments provided.

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May
9
7:00 PM19:00

Neighborhood Name Community Meetings

The issue has been raised to evaluate the name of our neighborhood. The ECCO Board has formed a committee to engage the neighborhood and get your feeling on our current name.

We want to hear from you!

You’re invited to join the conversation about our neighborhood name at any of our three neighborhood meetings. The meetings will provide information about our history and give you an opportunity to share your thoughts.

Childcare and light refreshments provided.

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May
1
7:00 PM19:00

Neighborhood Name Review Committee Meeting

The Neighborhood Name Review Committee's task is to find out how neighbors feel about the current name of the neighborhood and if there is a desire for change. 

The meeting agenda will include planning for upcoming community meetings.  

If you are interested in serving on this committee, please reach out to ECCO Board member/Committee Chair Ralph Knox, Rdknox@gmail.com.

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Apr
23
7:00 PM19:00

Neighborhood Name Review Committee Meeting

We are working on a meeting location. This will be updated as soon as the location is confirmed.

The Neighborhood Name Review Committee's task is to find out how neighbors feel about the current name of the neighborhood and if there is a desire for change. 

The meeting agenda will include planning for community conversations.  

If you are interested in serving on this committee, please reach out to ECCO Board member/Committee Chair Ralph Knox, Rdknox@gmail.com.

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Apr
20
9:30 PM21:30

Earth Day Clean Up

  • Lake St and East Calhoun Parkway Minneapolis (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join your ECCO neighbors in this annual Minneapolis city-wide spring clean up.

Volunteers needed and appreciated. Coffee and snacks will be offered to volunteers.   

Hibernation is finally over, let's beautify our parks/neighborhood for the upcoming summer.

Stop by and help as you can!  

No pre-registration required but it helps with planning if you do register. Optional registration here.
 
Bring your own work gloves. Trash bags and directions will be provided.

Thanks for your help and we look forward to seeing you!
-ECCO Green Team 


Click here for more information about Earth Day events.

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Apr
15
7:00 PM19:00

Livability Committee Meeting

All are welcome.

Agenda:

7:00      Greetings agenda review

7:05      Feet First presentation and discussion of pedestrian safety

7:30      Current Activity Reports/Updates

  • Update on East Calhoun Pkwy development (3017, 3021 and 3025 East Calhoun Pkwy)

  • Update on Lake and James development (3000, 3004 and 3008 James Ave S and 1711 Lake St W) 

  • Noise/parking/safety on East Calhoun Pkwy

  • Pedestrian Safety Committee report  

8:15      New business

The Livability Committee reviews current zoning proposals in the neighborhood and addresses safety, traffic and parking concerns.

Questions? 
Contact Monica Smith at nrp@eastcalhoun.org.

 

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Apr
8
7:00 PM19:00

Neighborhood Name Review Committee Meeting

The Neighborhood Name Review Committee's task is to find out how neighbors feel about the current name of the neighborhood and if there is a desire for change. 

The meeting agenda will include planning for community conversations.  

If you are interested in serving on this committee, please reach out to ECCO Board member/Committee Chair Ralph Knox, Rdknox@gmail.com.

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Mar
25
7:00 PM19:00

Neighborhood Name Review Committee Meeting

The Neighborhood Name Review Committee's task is to find out how neighbors feel about the current name of the neighborhood and if there is a desire for change. 

The meeting agenda will include planning for community conversations.  

If you are interested in serving on this committee, please reach out to ECCO Board member/Committee Chair Ralph Knox, Rdknox@gmail.com.

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Mar
25
7:00 PM19:00

Neighborhood Name Review Committee Meeting

The Neighborhood Name Review Committee's task is to find out how neighbors feel about the current name of the neighborhood and if there is a desire for change. 

The meeting agenda will include planning for community conversations.  

If you are interested in serving on this committee, please reach out to ECCO Board member/Committee Chair Ralph Knox, Rdknox@gmail.com.

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Mar
21
6:30 PM18:30

Personal Safety & Robbery Prevention Workshop

Note: This event will be held in the Lecture Room on the southernmost end of the building; enter through the door near the flagpole.

Come out to this FREE workshop for adults of all ages. Self defense expert Mary Brandl will demonstrate what you need to know to reduce your vulnerability to robbery and assault.

Learn to recognize a potential attacker in the making, as well as the roles body language, eye contact, tone of voice, and assertiveness can play in averting potential trouble.

See the event flyer.

Sponsored by ECCO and South Uptown.

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Mar
19
7:00 PM19:00

Neighborhood Name Review Committee Meeting

The Neighborhood Name Review Committee's task is to find out how neighbors feel about the current name of the neighborhood and if there is a desire for change. 

Agenda:

7:00          Welcome / Introductions

7:05          Approve agenda

7:10          Community Meetings planning

8:00          Draft postcard language

9:00          Adjourn

If you are interested in serving on this committee, please reach out to ECCO Board member/Committee Chair Ralph Knox, Rdknox@gmail.com.

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Mar
18
7:00 PM19:00

Livability Committee Meeting

All are welcome.

Meeting agenda:

7:00 pm -- Greetings agenda review

7:05 pm -- Current activity reports/updates

  • Update on East Calhoun Pkwy development (3017, 3021 and 3025 East Calhoun Pkwy)

  • Update on Lake and James development (3000, 3004 and 3008 James Ave S and 1711 Lake St W) 

  • Noise/parking/safety on East Calhoun Pkwy

  • Pedestrian Safety Committee report      

8:00 pm -- New business

  • The Tasting Room, 1434 W 31 St  (31st and Holmes) has applied for an 
    On-Sale Liquor License with Sunday Sales and limited entertainment

  • Nice Ride expansion:Lyft's Bikes & Scooters division began a partnership with Nice Ride and is in the planning stages of an expansion to the Nice Ride system in Minneapolis and is looking for new station and hub locations. 

The Livability Committee reviews current zoning proposals in the neighborhood and addresses safety, traffic and parking concerns.

Questions? 
Contact Monica Smith at nrp@eastcalhoun.org.

 

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Mar
4
7:00 PM19:00

Neighborhood Name Review Committee Meeting

***NOTE: The committee is working to book a meeting room. Check back for meeting location.

The Neighborhood Name Review Committee's task is to find out how neighbors feel about the current name of the neighborhood and if there is a desire for change. 

The meeting agenda will include planning for community conversations.  

If you are interested in serving on this committee, please reach out to ECCO Board member/Committee Chair Ralph Knox, Rdknox@gmail.com.

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