NRP Committee

The Neighborhood Revitalization Program (NRP) Committee facilitates allowable projects and identifies funding that improve the physical, social and cultural environment of the neighborhood; acting as a contact between the neighborhood and other agencies; reviewing, studying and making recommendations to the Board regarding issues of concern affecting the neighborhood and area.

The CIDNA NRP Committee meets the fourth Tuesday of each month* at 3:00 p.m.
at Rustica, 3220 W Lake St
NOTE: The February 2019 meeting has been cancelled and the March 2019 meeting has been reschedule to Tuesday, March 19 (same time and location).

Committee Members
Claire Ruebeck - Chair
Linda Close
Stephen Goltry
Stacia Goodman
James Reid


Tree Grant Program
CIDNA NRP 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


Have an idea for the use of CIDNA's NRP funds? Complete this form for consideration by the
NRP committee.


CIDNA NRP Phase I Action Plan

Approved by NRP Policy Board - November 14, 19941
Approved by Minneapolis City Council - December 16, 1994

CIDNA NRP Phase II Action Plan

Approved by CIDNA Neighborhood - December 7, 2010
Approved by NRP Policy Board - January 24, 2011
Approved by Minneapolis City Council - February 25, 2011


Affordable Housing Loan
The CIDNA NRP program offered a low-interest loan to help finance affordable housing and the
revitalization of the NW corner of E Franklin and Portland avenues in Minneapolis. Read about the
project in this Star Tribune article (November 22, 2014).