News: Phillips Partnership Housing Stabilization Initiative Final Report
The Phillips neighborhood in Minneapolis
was plagued by crime and disinvestments despite years
of hard work by neighborhood groups, foundations and
Today, strategic investment to coordinate these efforts
has worked great change. Guided by a community-defined
development agenda, the Phillips Partnership and its
members have helped mobilize $1.5 billion in resources
benefiting Phillips since 1997. The neighborhood is now a city leader in property value
increases, job gains and infrastructure development.
The need for improvement remains compelling, but the
tide has shifted.