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September 2019 News Releases

City of Bloomington Utilities Issues Precautionary Boil Water Advisory for Southwest Bloomington

City of Bloomington Utilities (CBU) has repaired water main damage on South Old State Road 37. Many customers of CBU and Southern Monroe Water Authority were temporarily disconnected from water service on Tuesday afternoon while crews repaired the break.

State of the Urban Forest Report Shows Surge in Number, Health, Diversity of City Trees

A recent inventory of the City of Bloomington’s public tree population reveals significant increases in the number, health, and diversity of our trees along City streets, in rights-of-way, and within public parks. 

Public Input Sought for B-Line Extension Project; Infrastructure Improvements Update

The City of Bloomington Planning & Transportation Department is hosting a public meeting to discuss a project to extend the B-Line Trail on Wednesday, September 18 at 6 p.m. in the atrium of City Hall (401 North Morton St.). 

Indiana University Woman to Receive Prestigious 2019 Indiana Torchbearer Award

On Wednesday, September 25, 2019, Brandi Smith, Senior Assistant Director at the Career Development Center on IU Bloomington’s campus will receive one of seven Torchbearer Awards at a ceremony at the Indiana Historical Society, 450 West Ohio Street in Indianapolis. 

Fire Hydrant Maintenance Continues During Week of September 16th

City of Bloomington Utilities is conducting fire hydrant maintenance this week within an area bounded as follows:

City of Bloomington Utilities Issues Precautionary Boil Water Advisory for East Dodds Street

State of the Urban Forest Report to Showcase Bloomington’s 19,000 Public Trees

The City of Bloomington will share its most recent actions to sustain and increase its urban forest in a presentation Tuesday, September 17 at 7 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall (401 N. Morton St.).

Plan Commission Provides Additional Hearings for Public Input About Amendments to UDO Adoption Draft

The City of Bloomington Plan Commission has scheduled several special hearings to accommodate additional public input about the latest draft of the Unified Development Ordinance (UDO).

Commission on the Status of Children and Youth Seeking Nominations for 2019 SWAGGER Awards

The City of Bloomington Commission on the Status of Children and Youth is seeking nominations for the 2019 SWAGGER (Students Who Act Generously, Grow, and Earn Respect) Awards.

Dronepalooza to Showcase Drones’ Potential for Science, Government, Art, Business, and Recreation