May general meeting focuses on youth

Join us for a special Cooper-Young Community Association general meeting on May 8th at 6 p.m. in the CYCA office. We’ll be painting 901 Rocks to hide around the neighborhood in advance of the May 19-20 Garden Walk. The CYCA will provide paint, snacks and rocks...

Race planning begins

The 27th running of the Cooper-Young Community Assocaition’s Cooper-Young Festival 4-Miler in September 14th at 7 p.m. We’ll be using the same race route as always, and we’re looking forward to all of those Light the Way Parties. Festival weekend is one of the things...

Opportunities for involvement abound

This spring and summer, there are plenty of opportunities to get involved in your neighborhood. Are you interested in any of the events or roles below? Simply email info@cooperyoung.org and we’ll connect you with the right person! Be a block captain! We’re revamping...

Morrison, Smart re-elected

The Cooper-Young Community Association election results are in! Mark Morrison has been re-elected for another two-year term as president and Caroline Norris Smart has been re-elected for another two-year term as treasurer. Next year, we’ll hold elections for two-year...

Landmarks passes

Thank you to all those neighbors who showed up at the Memphis City Council on April 10th to support our Landmarks status application. It passed, making Cooper-Young the first historic overlay district granted in Memphis in 20 years. But with a contingency. The...