City of Bloomington, Indiana – John Hamilton, Mayor

Plan Commission (3 Vacancies)


Type seated
Year Formed 1997
Statutory Name Plan Commission
Website https://bloomington.in.gov/boards/plan
Video Archive http://catstv.net/government.php?issearch=govt&meeterid=121
Email planning@bloomington.in.gov
Phone Number 812.349.3423
401 N Morton St Suite 130 Bloomington IN 47404
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PURPOSE: The Plan Commission is the land use and development policy body for the City and is the decision-making body for site plan review, preliminary and final plats, and final Planned Unit Developments (PUD's). The Commission acts in an advisory capacity to the Common Council for rezoning requests, preliminary PUD's, and amendments to the Unified Development Ordinance (UDO). The Plan Commission also advises the Common Council on the adoption of, and amendments to, the Growth Policies Plan (GPP).

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: The Plan Commission is composed of nine voting members. They are Bloomington residents appointed by the Mayor and various City of Bloomington boards. A member of the Common Council also serves a rotational term on the Plan Commission. The Traffic and Transportation Engineer is an ex-officio member.


TIME COMMITMENT: 9 hours per month


Meeting Schedule

Once per month on a Monday but not the same Monday every month

Statute Citations


Planning & Transportation


Departmental Jacqueline Scanlan
Legal Mike Rouker
Departmental Scott Robinson, AICP