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Bloomington Streets

The City of Bloomington created this web page to focus primarily on upcoming street/sidewalk projects funded through Local Motor Fuel Tax (LMFT). This is in addition to signage, flyers, social media posts, and press releases the City will provide in order to keep the public informed about street maintenance projects in the City. The revenue generated by the now eight-cent LMFT, and one-quarter of one percent of the Home Rule Sales Tax, is kept separate in a special fund that can only be utilized for this work.,

Local Motor Fuel Tax and Home Rule Sales Tax collected in FY2020 to date total $5,810,527 and expenditures total $4,021,669. Please note, there is a time lag between when LMFT is collected and when it is reported.

FY 2021 and FY 2022 Resurfacing Plan
Public Works provided a resurfacing presentation for discussion during the Committee of the Whole meeting on March 16, 2020. In addition to the video of the presentation below, the following materials are available to download:

Traffic Delays for Resurfacing on Market Street, Howard to Roosevelt

Post Date:09/11/2019 3:48 PM

Bloomington, IL – Beginning Thursday at 6:00 a.m., Market St, from Howard to Roosevelt, will be resurfaced. While the street will remain open to traffic, motorists should expect significant traffic delays and are encouraged to consider alternate routes until work is complete.

For more information, call the City of Bloomington Public Works Department at 309-434-2225 or email publicworks@cityblm.org.

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Pavement Ratings
Public Works rates streets using the 10-point Pavement Surface Evaluation and Rating (PASER) system, with 10 as the best rating. The Department manages a regularly-updated, interactive, Geographic Information System map. A simplified version of the map is available below. Dark red to light red colors indicate ratings 1-5, and light green to dark green colors indicate ratings 6-10. Click here to view the full interactive pavement rating map in a new window. 

FY 2020 Resurfacing
FY 2020 Pavement Preservation
FY 2021 Resurfacing
FY 2021 Pavement Preservation
FY 2022 Resurfacing
Sidewalk & Ramp Replacement
Vertical Displacement Repair
LMFT Reports & Forms
LMFT FAQ
Asphalt and Concrete Projects and Funding From FY 2014 to FY 2019
IDOT Proposed Highway Improvement Program 2020-2025

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2019 Roadwork Wrap-Up
At the Committee of the Whole meeting on November 18, 2019, Public Works provided a brief presentation to recap asphalt and concrete roadwork performed by City employees and contractors throughout 2019. This presentation provides an opportunity to show Council and the public the results of the various infrastructure programs and to recognize the people who contributed to the programs.


2019 Bloomington Roadwork Video Compilation



Front Street Time Lapse


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