is a coalition of community organizations and businesses are working to revitalize the University Avenue Corridor through community based advocacy. The University Avenue Corridor is a five mile stretch that runs from the Minneapolis
border east to the State Capitol that is commonly known as the Midway. The Midway employs more than 50,000 workers and is home to more than 75,000 residents. University UNITED is a 28 year old organization involved in everything from major redevelopment initiatives to crime prevention work
. The 18 member board of businesses and neighborhood groups has been headed by Brian McMahon since 2001. McMahon is a trained architect with degrees from Notre dame and Pratt Institute. He has been working in the urban planning and redevelopment field for over 20 years. Check out there homepage
and witness community involvement.