Notice of Public Hearing: To Consider an Ordinance Amending Chapter 12

The Bloomington City Council will hold a public hearing on Monday, April 19, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers at Bloomington Civic Plaza, 1800 West Old Shakopee Road, Bloomington, Minnesota, 55431, or by electronic means as provided by State law, to consider an Ordinance amending Chapter 12 of the Bloomington City Code, relating to a prohibition on the practice of conversion therapy.

How you can participate

As permitted by state law and due to the global COVID-19 health pandemic, this public meeting will be held electronically.

To watch or listen to the meeting:

  • BTV (Comcast channels 859 or 14)
  • Watch online at blm.mn/btv-live or the City's YouTube channelblm.mn/youtube
  • By phone:  1-415-655-0001, Access code:  ___________.

To provide public comments:

1. To participate live during public comment or a public hearing at the council meeting, please dial phone number: 1-866-873-0999, Conference ID: ______________.  As you call in, the Operator will ask your name and which agenda item you are calling in to provide comment or testimony.  Please provide the number and item name listed on the agenda.  You will be placed on hold and your line muted until it is your turn to comment or testify. 

2. Leave a voicemail at:  952-563-4695

  • Please include the number and item name listed on the agenda.
  • Please submit comments by 2:00 p.m. on the date of the meeting in order to ensure adequate time to disseminate your comment or testimony to the City Council.  

3. Send an email to: admincm@bloomingtonmn.gov

  • Please include the number and item name listed on the agenda.
  • Please submit comments by 2:00 p.m. on the date of the meeting in order to ensure adequate time to disseminate your comment or testimony to the City Council.  
  • Please indicate if you also plan to call in during the meeting to provide live comment or testimony.

Further information

A full copy of the proposed ordinance is available here.   PDF icon Proposed Conversion Therapy Ban Ordinance_4_9_21.pdf

For more information please go to: Human Rights Commission  Special Projects  or to submit comments prior to the public hearing, call 952-563-8733.