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Welcome!

The Corcoran Neighborhood is situated in the heart of south Minneapolis, Minnesota, and is bounded by East Lake Street to the north, East 36th Street to the south, Hiawatha Avenue to the east, and Cedar Avenue to the west. Learn more about the Corcoran Neighborhood on our About page.

Our Mission

The Corcoran Neighborhood Organization (CNO) unites neighbors to strengthen our community. We envision Corcoran as a place that fosters leadership, engagement, and a sense of belonging.



Recent News

CNO Board Urges Utilities to Include Renters in Energy Efficiency

CNO Board Urges Utilities to Include Renters in Energy Efficiency

The following letter was drafted by Corcoran residents who rent as part of CNO’s Renters Committee and approved by the CNO Board at its March 2015 meeting.   Dear Xcel Energy and CenterPoint Energy, Through the Partners in Energy initiative in Midtown Minneapolis, we understand that Xcel Energy and CenterPoint Energy are developing a joint Conservation Improvement
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Letter to Editor: Reflection on volunteering in Corcoran

Letter to Editor: Reflection on volunteering in Corcoran

Mark Jensen | Corcoran neighbor At Corcoran’s Community Awards Dinner in February, I was awarded the Dorothy LaDue Lifetime Volunteer award, nominated by none other than Dorothy LaDue herself! It was a wonderful honor, but I’m not much of a volunteer because I didn’t even show up to accept my own award! I have to admit
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Midtown Farmers Market Opening Day May 2nd

Midtown Farmers Market Opening Day May 2nd

Miguel Goebel | Midtown Farmers Market staff The snow has melted, spring is upon us and the season start of the Midtown Farmers Market is right around the corner, so save the date: May 2nd is Opening Day at the Midtown Farmers Market! The day will feature a Food Truck Fest and Blood Drive with Memorial Blood Centers. The Market is
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Business Spotlight : Du Nord Craft Spirits

Business Spotlight : Du Nord Craft Spirits

Kelly Savage | Corcoran Neighbor As they say in Real Estate, part of the appeal of the Corcoran Neighborhood is “Location! Location! Location!”. We have Lake Street, light rail, major shopping and local restaurants, but the one thing that is difficult to get around here is a cocktail. While Du Nord sits just across Hiawatha
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Join a Community Garden near you!

Join a Community Garden near you!

Genevieve Olive | Garden Coordinator “No matter how long the winter, spring is sure to follow.” ~ Proverb Applications are open until Friday, May 1 for the 2015 season for both Corcoran Community Garden at 3301 24th Ave S and Milly’s Peace Garden at 2017 E 38th St. Learn more about the community gardens here and download a
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