Lake Street Council Mission

Lake Street Council engages, serves, and advocates for the Lake Street business community in Minneapolis to ensure the vitality and prosperity of the commercial corridor. 

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Every day, Lake Street Council works on:

  • research and strategic planning
  • business recruitment
  • safety and security
  • branding/marketing/PR
  • community events
  • online and door-to-door communications
  • commercial energy retrofits and energy savings
  • small business advocacy
  • management of Lake Street capital and natural resources

Our many programs uplift our existing business community while raising awareness among potential shoppers and new business investors.

The Lake Street Council is a 501(c)3. Our work is generously funded by business partnerships, individuals contributions, the City of Minneapolis, the McKnight Foundation, the Minneapolis FoundationHennepin County, and Twin Cities LISC

Become a partner, or make an individual donation today.