Notice of Public Hearing: To Consider Amending Case PL2021-29 Landscape and Tree Preservation City Code Amendment

The Bloomington City Council will hold a public hearing on April 19, 2021, 6:00 PM in the Council Chambers at Bloomington Civic Plaza, 1800 West Old Shakopee Road, Bloomington, Minnesota, or by electronic means as provided by state law to consider Case PL2021-29, an application by the City of Bloomington for a City Code Amendment moving Landscape and Screening (Section 19.52) and Tree Preservation (Section 19.53) from Chapter 19 to Chapter 21, with minor updates.

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.  [Draft Ordinance will be provided soon.]

Review plans and documents at www.blm.mn/plcase and enter "PL202100029" into the search box.  For more information or to submit comments, contact Shawn James, Planner, at (952) 563-8918 or sjames@BloomingtonMN.gov.