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Numerous publications are available to help educate both citizens and policy makers on the state of sustainability in Bloomington.

Land Use and Planning

Peak Oil and Community Resilience

The Redefining Prosperity report was completed by the Peak Oil Task Force in 2009. This document provides a useful roadmap for making the community more resilient to external shocks--whether from disruptions in fuel supplies or other vulnerabilities.

Environmental Resources Inventory

The City of Bloomington Environmental Resource Inventory (COBERI) document collects and analyzes information concerning Bloomington's natural environment in an effort to help prioritize areas for future management and/or preservation

STAR: Sustainability Trends Assessment Report 2009

To provide a status report and monitor progress toward sustainability goals, the Bloomington Commission on Sustainability develops and presents an annual "Sustainability Assessment"