CIDNA: Cedar-Isles-Dean Neighborhood Association

The Cedar-Isles-Dean Neighborhood Association (CIDNA) is a neighborhood organization organized exclusively for the specific purpose of promoting cooperation among its members; ensuring its members a voice in civic affairs affecting the community; developing a sense of individual involvement in the community; maintaining and improving the physical, social and cultural environment of the neighborhood; acting as a contact between the neighborhood and other agencies; reviewing, studying and making recommendations regarding issues of concern affecting the neighborhood and area.



Pedestrian Crash Study
The City of Minneapolis commissioned a Pedestrian Crash Study analyzed more than 3,000 pedestrian-motorist crash records over 10 years from 2007-2016.

For more information and to read the complete study, go to the project webpage.

Minneapolis Residential Construction Management Agreement
In 2014, the City of Minneapolis adopted policies that govern construction project for un-occupied 1-2 unit dwelling structures. Contractor are required to sign an agreement that stipulates a variety of work conditions such as hours of operation, noise reduction, neighbor notification, etc. View the Minneapolis Resudential Construction Management Agreement and go to the city's website for more information:

Tree Grant Program
CIDNA funds are available to help residents promote healthy trees in the Cedar-Isles-Dean neighborhood.

Program details: Grants are available to CIDNA property owners to help defray the costs of: 

  • Removing dead or diseased trees
  • Removing buckthorn 

The grants for all of the above will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis, as funds are available.   
Click here to download the program application
and guidelines.  
Questions: Please contact Monica Smith at

Volunteer Opportunities
Get involved in your community! A variety of volunteer opportunities are available.

Do you enjoy beautiful gardens? Volunteer to help maintain the gardens at Park Siding Park by watering and weeding throughout the summer. Visit the Calendar for more information.

Interested in a particular issue? We have a committee that work on a variety of issue important to neighbors. Learn more at the Committees page.

Go to Calendar for all the event details.

CIDNA Board Meeting
Wednesday, February 14
6:00 p.m. at Jones-Harrison Residence
Meeting agenda

Speaker Series
Sunday, February 25
3:00 p.m. at Jones-Harrison Residence


CIDNA invites and encourages participation by every resident to each program, service and event organized by CIDNA. Should you require an accommodation in order for you to fully participate, or if you require this document in a different format,
please let us know by contacting us at 612-821-0131 or at least five days before our event.

Disclaimer: Although CIDNA attempts to provide correct information on this website, the organization and its volunteers
do not guarantee the accuracy or timeline of information contained herein.