The Cooper neighborhood is located in the Longfellow district in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The neighborhood boundaries include the Mississippi River on the east, 34th Street on the south, 38th Avenue S on the west, and the 27th street railroad tracks on the north. Residents of Cooper can explore nature at one of the nearby parks or the Mississippi River, and are also near a variety of the businesses on Lake Street. Transportation is easy for Cooper residents, as they can travel by train to downtown Minneapolis and other area destinations.
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Cooper listings are located within walking distance of the trails by the Mississippi River, restaurants, cafés shops, parks, and is just across the river from St. Paul, Minnesota. Residents can enjoy picnicking, walking or cycling next to the Mississippi River, and exploring the beautiful area. There is also a park in both the northwest and southwest corners of the neighborhood, providing more outdoor activities. Brackett Park offers baseball, softball and soccer fields, tennis courts, a skate park, playground, wading pool, walking paths, and a recreation center. The Brackett Recreation Center offers a rentable meeting room, a craft room, kitchen, and public computer lab. The Longfellow Park offers additional indoor and outdoor amenities including basketball half courts and tennis courts, a football field, ice hockey rinks, a playground and wading pool, and a recreation center with an indoor gymnasium, craft room with kilns, meeting rooms, a kitchen and computer lab. Lake Street runs across the middle of Cooper, providing a variety of restaurants, shops, markets, a bars, and local shops and stores. Taking Lake Street to the east, it turns into Marshall Avenue across the river in St. Paul, and runs past the University of St. Thomas.
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The Minneapolis Public School District serves the Cooper neighborhood. The main public schools in the area include Anne Sullivan Communications school (K-8), Hiawatha Community Schools (Pre-K-5), Sanford Middle School (6-8), and South High School. There is one school within the Cooper neighborhood: Minnehaha Academy – Upper School (9-12), which is a private Christian school. Additionally, Howe residents can choose among public charter, magnet, and private schools nearby.
Cooper is in close proximity to I-94 and Highway 55/Hiawatha Avenue, allowing for commutes to other areas of Minneapolis and the metro area. Residents can commute to and from the neighborhood via car, bike, or public transportation. Busses run through the neighborhood, and there is a Nice Ride bicycle share station located in the neighborhood, offering an alternate form of commuting. Lake Street is a major street running through Cooper and across the river to St. Paul, creating another route for residents to get to other areas of the Twin Cities.
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