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City of Bloomington, Indiana – John Hamilton, Mayor

Environmental Commission (2 Vacancies)

Information

Type seated
Year Formed 1971
Statutory Name Environmental Quality and Conservation Commission
Website https://bloomington.in.gov/boards/environment
Video Archive http://catstv.net/government.php?issearch=govt&meeterid=559
Email environment@bloomington.in.gov
Phone Number 812-349-3423
Address
401 N Morton St Suite 130 Bloomington IN 47404
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Established in 1971 by municipal ordinance, the Bloomington Environmental Commission (EC) is an advisory body composed of Bloomington citizens appointed by the Mayor and Common Council.

Mission

The mission of the Environmental Commission is to advise the City of Bloomington on how its actions and policies may preserve and enhance the quality of Bloomington's environment, including the life-supporting processes that natural ecological systems provide to humans and other organisms.

The EC actively participates in the city planning process; researches and reports on environmental topics; develops educational outreach activities and materials; responds to inquiries from residents; and coordinates with other municipal boards and commissions and other organizations on issues of mutual interest.

Meeting Schedule

7:00 PM in Showers City Hall, McCloskey Room

January 19 (Bloomington Cooking School), February 16, March 23, April 20, May 18, June 15, July 20, August 17, September 21, October 19, November 16, December 21

Statute Citation

BMC 2.12.050 http://bloomington.in.gov/code/level2/TIT2ADPE_CH2.12BOCOCO.html#TIT2ADPE_CH2.12BOCOCO_2.12.050ENQUCOCO

Department

Planning and Transportation

Liaisons

Departmental Linda Thompson