East Calhoun, or “ECCO” is located in the Calhoun-Isles district in Minneapolis, just southwest from downtown Minneapolis. ECCO is bounded on the north by West Lake Street on the north, Hennepin Avenue on the east, West 36th Street on the south, and Lake Calhoun on the west. ECCO also makes up a part of the uptown business district, making this neighborhood a desirable location to residents who desire a lake side and urban lifestyle.
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The ECCO Neighborhood is next to Lake Calhoun, part of the Chain of Lakes, and also Uptown, which is a bustling business district in the heart of Calhoun-Isles. ECCO listings are within walking distance to Lake Calhoun, which is a popular destination in the warmer months for boating, fishing, swimming, and other water sports. A path runs along the lake for running, biking, jogging or skating. Additional activities such as archery, soccer, sand volleyball, and softball are available at Lake Calhoun. ECCO also makes up a large part of the Uptown area, which is district with several shops, cafes, restaurants, theaters and other venues. Every year, the area is a host to a variety of events, including the Uptown Art Fair, a large 3-day festival which features artists of a variety of mediums and attracts thousands of visitors to the area. Residents of ECCO appreciate the diversity of the area between the urban city and the lakes.
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ECCO lies within the Minneapolis Public School district, and is served by Kenwood Elementary School, Susan B. Anthony Middle School, and Southwest Senior High School. Additional public charter schools and private schools are located near ECCO and provide alternative educational options for ECCO families.
ECCO homes are close to museums, shops, restaurants, and several city lakes, as well as Downtown Minneapolis. ECCO can be accessed via Hennepin Avenue, and is close to I-35W and Highway 100. Residents can commute to other areas of Minneapolis and the surrounding areas via car, bike or public transport. There are several Nice Ride bicycle stations within and near ECCO which are available seasonally. Residents who wish to commute on bike can take the Midtown Greenway which spans across the city of Minneapolis.
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