Walking distance to the Weisman and events on campus, biking distance to work downtown, and a few minutes by car to great museums in S. Minneapolis. - Katie and Rick Fournier, homeowners
Often, I feel as if I am living in a great novel. - Debra Frasier, author
Living here lets me walk to work at the U, even when it's 20 below. - David Levinson, professor
We can be a one-car family. It saves thousands of dollars a year, and we get the satisfaction of living in an environmentally sensible way. - Calder Hibbard, Minnesota Forest Resources Council
It's a neighborhood where I can see myself in the faces of people on the street. - Ramla Bile, African Development Center
The neighborhoods know how to get things done. They supported our developments all the way. - Peggy Lucas, Brighton Development Corporation
The soil here: soft, black peat, and no rocks. You should see our peonies. -B.F., homeowner
Walking...great money saver and best of all the exercise and fun of meeting people along the route. - Jo Rockwell, Retired, Hennepin County
Boot your commute.
Imagine walking or biking to work in less time than it takes to enjoy a cup of coffee. You can if you work in or near downtown Minneapolis or the University of Minnesota and live in the city's University District.