Because Bloomington and Normal can’t work together . . .

By:  Diane Benjamin Normal wants to build a far east fire station.  Remember when the citizens just wanted it moved across the street?  Of course Normal didn’t listen.  https://blnnews.com/2019/01/23/normal-citizens-dont-fit-the-plan/ Bloomington wants a far north-east side fire station.  Most people don’t know where Bloomington stops and Normal begins, but the two cities aren’t capable of working […]

Bloomington’s short meeting

By:  Diane Benjamin Short meeting last night, there was nothing worth writing about in advance.  Off course the meeting was.more interesting than the agenda predicted. One public comment speaker couldn’t understand why time wasn’t extended for cannabis comments when it had been extended previously for other items.  That’s too easy:  Nobody had anything new to […]

Bloomington Planning Commission

By:  Diane Benjamin Planning Commission:  https://www.cityblm.org/government/advanced-components/documents/-folder-1682 According to the website, the Planning commission met on: December 11, 2019 November 13, 2019 October 9, 2019 One member missed all three meetings:  Eric Penn Two members missed two out three:  Kevin Suess and Megan McCann More meetings: September 11, 2019 – Joint meeting with the Zoning Board […]