Cleveland

Location and General Characteristics

The Cleveland neighborhood is located in northwest Minneapolis. It extends from Dowling Avenue North to Lowry Avenue in the south and from Penn Avenue in the east to Xerxes Avenue – the border between the City of Minneapolis and the City of Robbinsdale – to the west. The neighborhood is named after Grover Cleveland, born in 1837 and twice president of the United States. Cleveland is mainly a single-family detached housing residential neighborhood with a commercial area at the corner of Penn and Lowry avenues. Cleveland Park is located next to Lucy Craft Laney Middle School.

A new building houses Lucy Craft Laney School. The K-8 school offers all-day kindergarten, performing arts, choir, English Language Learner programming in Hmong, gifted/talented programs, special education and more.

Last updated Sep. 27, 2011