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The Monroe County Planning Department performs a vital role in creating and communicating a vision of the county and acts as the primary coordinating agency in the development, adoption, and implementation of the county's land use plans and policies. The department provides both current and long range planning services to the various County boards, including the Plan Commission, Board of Zoning Appeals, County Commissioners, as well as to the general public.

Monroe County Public Notices

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Monroe County Urbanizing Area Plan:

**Join us for the next Public Open House, at which MKSK will present the first draft of the long range plan for the Monroe County Urbanizing Area. The Open House is Thursday, September 18, 2014 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Jackson Creek Middle School. Come view the plan and share your thoughts!**

The process to develop a plan for the areas surrounding the City of Bloomington is underway.  Stay informed by visiting the project website - Monroe County Urbanizing Area Plan.

Rural Zoning Proposal Updates (Updated 9.10.2014):

Press ReleaseInitial Work Completed on proposed amendments to Monroe County Zoning Ordinance and Zoning Map

View the 9.16.2014 - Plan Commission Packet which includes the amended/updated proposal for Rural Zoning 
(Updated 9.10.2014)

View the original Rural Zoning proposal (6.19.2014 version)


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Sep11 9/11/2014 9:24:00 AM by Jason Eakin

For Immediate Release:  Initial work has been completed on proposed amendments to the Monroe County Zoning Ordinance and Zoning Maps.  For more information and an update on the status view the Press Release

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Location: Monroe County
Plan Commission
Monroe County
Government Center

501 N. Morton St., Suite 224
Bloomington, IN 47404
Phone: (812) 349-2560
Fax: (812) 349-2967
Hours: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday - Friday


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Larry J. Wilson
Planning Director

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Select Andrew Bredeson SPEA Service Corp Fellow
Select Benjamin Weise SPEA Service Corp Fellow
Select Beth Rosenbarger Planner/GIS Specialist
Select Carly Petersen Planner I
Select Connie Griffin Zoning Inspector
Select Jacqueline Scanlan Senior Planner
Select Jason Eakin Assistant Director
Select Larry Wilson Director
Select Shirley Yates Office Manager
Select Tammy Behrman Planner/GIS Specialist