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 Seed Cafe, 3252-B W Lake St.
*NOTE: The July 2019 meeting has been cancelled.

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 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


CPP Annual Report
Read the annual report that CIDNA submitted to the City of Minneapolis for the 2018 Community Participation Program (CPP).

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).