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Welcome to the 23rd annual Residents Academy!


Please remember that all individuals who enter City Hall must wear a face covering over their nose and mouth for the duration of their time in the building. 


Welcome & Orientation: 6:00 - 6:25 p.m.

We will start with an overview of the course and a physically distanced "meet and greet" with fellow classmates. A class directory, complete with participant photos, will be distributed at this time, so you can get to know one another.



Things to Remember







Bio Break 6:25 - 6:30 p.m.



Mayor Hamilton Welcome & Presentation: 6:30 - 7:20 p.m.

Mayor John Hamilton will welcome 2021 Residents Academy participants.  He will speak about the Office of the Mayor, City government & organization, and will give participants the opportunity for dialogue.

Mayor John Hamilton

















Welcome Letter from Mayor Hamilton

Information on the OOTM

Organizational Chart for OOTM

Organizational Chart of the City of Bloomington

Mayor's Presentation Slides

Recording of Mayor Hamilton's presentation



Office of the Mayor (OOTM)

Mayor John Hamilton

City of Bloomington Facebook

City of Bloomington Twitter

City of Bloomington Nextdoor



Office of Innovation: 7:20 - 8:00 p.m.

Devta Kidd, Director of Innovation, will discuss various innovation projects undertaken by the City, including ways that you, as residents, can be involved.

Devta Kidd




Office of Innovation

1000 Households Who Mulch

Innovation Success Stories