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The IU Health Bloomington Hospital will build a new hospital on the current IU Golf Course driving range off of the Ind. 45/46 Bypass in partnership with Indiana University. This wepage will provide progress of discussions on what will become of the current hospital site, which stands on 23 acres of land south of 2nd Street.

Click on the document below to see the overview of the properties being utilized by the IU Health Bloomington Hospital.
Site Overview, Facility Overview, and Timeline (PDF 4.80 MB)

Click on the document below to see a City of Bloomington Planning and Transportation Department Medical Zoning District overview.
Hospital Presentation (PDF 834.75 KB)

Click on the document below to see an aerial view of the IU Health Bloomington Hospital properties.
IU Health Bloomington Hospital (JPG 818.67 KB)

Hospital Site Reutilization Steering Committee Members

The Hospital Reutilization Steering Committee will work to determine the future use of the IU Health Bloomington Hospital's facility. Meetings are open to the public.

Committee Leadership

Vi Simpson, Steering Committee Chair
Mark Kruzan, Mayor


Facilities Evaluation

Lee Carmichael - Team Leader
Jeff Underwood - Staff
Jack Baker
Iris Kiesling
Tim Mayer
Tom Morrison
Carven Thomas

Community Outreach

Barry Lessow - Team leader
Adam Wason - Staff
Elaine Guinn
Jon Lawrence
David Sabbagh
Jennie Vaughan
John Whikehart
Charlotte Zietlow

Peer Communities

Tina Peterson - Team Leader
Danise Alano-Martin - Staff
Mark Bradford
Darcie Fawcett
Don Griffin
Lee Marchant
Darryl Neher
Joyce Poling

Site Reutilization

John West - Team Leader
Tom Micuda - Staff
Nancy Richman
Kevin Robling
Andy Ruff
Jan Sorby
Chris Sturbaum
Lynn Coyne
Ron Walker

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The City will be sending out updates and upcoming meeting information about the hospital site from If you would like to subscribe or unsubscribe to those updates, please see below:

Provide Input about the Hospital Site

The comimttee welcomes all input from the community. To provide input about the IU Health Bloomington Hospital site, which will be vacated, please send coments

Full Commitee Meetings

June 2 3:30-5 p.m. in the Hansen Room of the Bloomington/Monroe County Convention Center
Hospital Site Reutilization Steering Committee Meeting Agenda (PDF 25.88 KB)

August 18 3:30-5 p.m. in the Duke East Room of the Bloomington/Monroe County Convention Center

Public Input Meetings

The public is invited to give input about the hospital site at these meetings. Diagrams, charts, and other notes are welcome at these meetings.

September 15 5-7 p.m. in the Monroe County Public Library Auditorium, 303 E. Kirkwood Ave.

September 23 5-7 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers, 401 N. Morton St.

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