The newer website is now back. The Council approved the website back in March of 2016: http://www.cityblm.org/home/showdocument?id=10583
By: Diane Benjamin
I came across the name of the company I think the City of Bloomington hired to do their new website. I went to cityblm.org to research payments.
Surprise – the new website was gone and the old one is back. It isn’t up to date and some links don’t work – but it is the old version.
I did a Search for the company – Vision Internet – and found this:
The link doesn’t work – that makes me think this a recent item. Funny how David Hales can spend $50,000 without Council approval and this payment is for $49,500. I don’t remember ever seeing it on an agenda, but until the new website returns I can’t search for it.
In case you miss the old site that actually functioned better than the new one – here’s a screen shot from this morning:
Yes, I have other people who can confirm this most recent City failure. Expect more and more failures – the bigger government gets the more mistakes they make.
Soon “Who’s on First” won’t be a comedy routine, it will be real life in city government.
It’s now 11:35 – the new website is still missing somewhere in the clouds.