The Bloomington City Council enacted an Ordinance to increase the legal age for tobacco sales to 21 effective November 30, 2017.*
The Ordinance does the following:
Prohibits the sale of tobacco-related products, including electronic delivery devices, to persons under 21 years of age
Requires tobacco retailers to check ID of customers under 30 years of age
Requires tobacco retailers to train their employees on the legal requirements to sell tobacco-related products
The full ordinance is available to the public for inspection at the Bloomington City Clerk’s Office from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays. The City Clerk's office is at Civic Plaza, 1800 West Old Shakopee Road, Bloomington, MN 55431, (952) 563-8700. It is also viewable online at www.blm.mn/code.