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The Alliance – Better Together

Neighbors, Businesses, University, and City

The University District Alliance was established by the Minnesota Legislature in 2007 to define a vision for the future development of the District that recognizes the advantages of living close to a major urban University and the need for a livable environment.

The principal partners in the Alliance are:

Gardens in the Como Neighborhood of Minneapolis Witch's Hat Water Tower in Prospect Park Neighborhood of Minneapolis Gateway to the University of Minnesota Riverside Plaza Fountains in West Bank/Cedar-Riverside Neighborhood of Minneapolis Apartments in Marcy-Holmes Neighborhood of Minneapolis