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For information about the sales tax, contact: 

Lori Economy-Scholler
Chief Financial Officer
Email Lori


For information about any of the capital improvement projects under consideration, contact:

Ann Kattreh
Director of Parks and Recreation
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City of Bloomington


Bloomington sales tax information


Frequently asked questions

Sales tax discussions at City Council meetings

December 20, 2021 City Council Meeting
January 10, 2022 City Council Meeting
January 24, 2022 City Council Meeting
March 7, 2022 City Council Meeting

Additional resources

Letters sent to Legislators

This PDF contains the letters sent to the Senate and House Taxes Committees requesting authorization to utilize a local sales tax.  

Trend Analysis: Local Option Sales Tax for Bloomington, MN

This PDF, an independent analysis by the University of Minnesota Extension Center for Community Vitality, provides estimates of the contributions of residents and visitors to a local option sales tax and an examination of trends from 2016  through 2019.

Bloomington Ice Garden renovation
This PDF describes the City's proposal for a new roof, a new refrigeration system, locker room improvements, and other guest service and ADA improvements: $32 million estimated cost, plus interest and financing costs.

Community health and wellness center
This PDF describes the City's proposal to replace the Public Health building and Creekside Community Center.

Dwan Golf Course improvements 
This PDF describes the City's proposal for improvements including total replacement of the clubhouse, golf course and bunker improvements and on-course restrooms.

Bloomington Center for the Arts expansion 
This PDF describes the City's proposal to add a concert hall and make updates to the Schneider Theater.