East Isles is looking for a Neighborhood Administrator

Please email a resume, cover letter, and a list of three references to Nancy Johnston at johnston.nancy06@gmail.com with the subject “EIRA Administrator Position” by no later than midnight on Friday, September 16. Click here for a full job description and list of duties.


5th Annual



Saturday, September 10

9 AM – 3 PM

Click here for Shopping Map

Imagine your home—clean and uncluttered…

If this image sounds good, start organizing your “stuff” for the Annual East Isles Super Sale! (Get sale tips here) It’s great fun for shoppers and hosts alike. East Isles renters and homeowners—we warmly invite you to host a sale, but register NOW for only $5 (good through September 15 and at the Ice Cream Social on July 28).  Otherwise pay $10 through the registration deadline on September 1. Our low fee covers sale promotion and advertising, yard signs, a shopper’s map listing and free pick-up of unsold items on Monday, September 12, sponsored by the Disabled American Veterans.

Hundreds of people come from near and far to browse and buy.  Last year we offered 47 sales. To register online, click here. To download your Super Sale Registration Form click here. Payment should be mailed or delivered directly to Super Sale volunteer, Shelly Itman. See the Registration Form for details. Questions? Contact Shelly at noddie26@gmail.com or 612-374-5833. See you at the sale!

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Community Solar Gardens – Ready for Sign-ups!

Community Solar is here and gaining momentum fast. Learn why and how you can sign up for a unique program offered by the East Isles Residents Association and its Lake Street Energy Challenge neighborhood partners. Get your reservation early – click here.

Welcome to the official web site of the East Isles Residents Association

East Isles is a vibrant urban, historic neighborhood that enjoys the best of the commercial city, and the peaceful escape of tree-lined streets and parks. Over 50 shops and restaurants line the southern and eastern borders in the Uptown area, while the serene Lake of the Isles is the border to the west. (read more…)

Home Security Grants

East Isles offers home security grants of up to $250 to residents! (click here for all the details)

Midtown Corridor Alternatives Analysis
Learn more about the transit study for Lake Street and the Midtown Greenway.  Go to the Programs & Issues page for more information (scroll down to Neighborhood Issues).

Lake of the Isles Renovation Project Citizens’ Joint Review Committee:    

(click here for info)