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Celebration is part of Heart Safe Communities award

Bloomington has what it takes to improve the chances of surviving a sudden cardiac arrest. To prove it, the City received the Minnesota's Heart Safe Communities "stamp of approval." Bloomington's City Council will be awarded the designation at the start of its meeting on Monday, February 23. The Bloomington Heart Safe Community program invites all to celebrate this award at a reception prior to Council meeting. Read more about this award and the work of Public Health, Fire, Police and Emergency Medical Services.

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Local public health reports

These reports keep track of our community's health and help us make plans for promoting, protecting and improving the health of people in our community.

City of Bloomington, Division of Public Health annual report
Information, highlights and outcomes for our programs and services

VEAP Food Program Survey

Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP) 2012-2015

  • The Community Health Improvement Plan was developed through a joint effort of the cities of Bloomington, Edina, Minneapolis and Richfield and Hennepin County. The Plan includes a joint Community Health Assessment, vision and guiding principles, strategic health issues and goals, stakeholder engagement and planning, and additional resources and tools. Read the Community Health Improvement Plan.

Community Food Assessment for the Cities of Bloomington, Edina and Richfield

Community Health Assessment

2012 Population Profiles

2013-2014 Youth Health Updates
Minnesota Student Survey data for Bloomington, Edina and Richfield

2010-2011 Community Readiness Survey results

2006-2010 Maternal and Child Health Reports

National public health observances

Advisory Board of Health

Appointed by the City Council, the the Advisory Board of Health's mission is to promote, protect and care for the health of our community. It researches and evaluates issues concerning health and the environment within the city, and advises and makes recommendations to the City Council about such issues.  Learn more about the Advisory Board of Health.

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