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Bloomington Public Works

Lake Bloomington
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Bloomington is looking up update its watershed plans for Lake Bloomington and Evergreen Lake to ensure the city's drinking water remains safe.

Bloomington Public Works Department sign
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Bloomington plans to spend up to $2 million over the next five years to upgrade its aging water monitoring systems.

Bulk waste collection
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Bloomington's garbage trucks are getting smarter.

public works crews collecting bulk waste
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Bloomington public works crews don't want everyone setting out their bulk waste and brush on May 1 this year for the annual spring collection.

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Bloomington's new ServLine program that insures homeowners against water and sewer leaks and repairs starts May 1.

Jim Karch
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Bloomington city officials say they don't know how a fire protection rate increase wasn't billed for 10 years.

snow plow
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Whenever a snowstorm hits, the first question most people have is, "When is my street getting plowed?"

Man at sewer
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Bloomington residents will see an additional $1.05 on their monthly water bills as insurance against water leaks.

Bloomington Water Treatment Plant
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Bloomington city officials say merging the Public Works and Water departments will streamline services and save the city money. 

barricades
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Bloomington is implementing fines starting at $250 for anyone who tries to remove a traffic control device.

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The Bloomington Public Library expansion plan has been in the works for nearly two decades. But the most recent proposal has some, including Mayor Tari Renner, concerned about the timeline.

Bloomington Citizen Convenience Center
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Bloomington's Public Works Department wants to make the city's newly renamed Citizen Convenience Center convenient for local charities too.