CYCA committees report at next general meeting

The next general meeting of the Cooper-Young Community Association will take place on Tuesday, Feb. 13 at 6 p.m. The meeting will feature a panel of board members representing the CYCA’s committees. You’ll have the opportunity to hear about each committee and their...

Landmarks process enters final phase

After more than a year and a half of meetings, revisions, and public hearings, the Cooper-Young Historic Overlay application’s fate will be decided when the Memphis City Council votes to approve or deny it at a public hearing in early March. The application will...

New E.D. sounds call to get involved

Did you know that in a community of about 1,600 households, we only have a few hundred Cooper-Young Community Association members? I hope to change that this year. I am very much looking forward to my first year on the job as the CYCA executive director. In 2018, I...
Benefactors Keep Lamplighter Shining

Benefactors Keep Lamplighter Shining

For more than a quarter of a century, a few dedicated people have put forth great efforts to produce the Cooper-Young LampLighter for our residents and visitors 11 months a year. I have to admit that it is my absolute favorite thing about our neighborhood and...

CY pioneer passes

Mr. Dick Vandermark, longtime organizer, founder and resident of Cooper-Young community, passed away on Oct. 21st. Mrs. Barbara Vandermark wishes to express her gratitude to the Cooper-Young Community Association in acknowledgement of Mr. Dick Vandermark’s passing....