Monroe County, Indiana

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Board of Commissioners

Welcome to the Board of Commissioners Page

We, the Monroe County Board of Commissioners, renew our commitment to welcome and protect the rights of all people regardless of age, color, creed, disability, sexual orientation, gender and gender identity, marital status, and national origin and we affirm the right of every person to live peacefully and without fear...and we will fight and resist, at every step, discrimination and harmful policies, whatever their source.

We also stand with and support our county public school systems both RBB and MCCSC.

Convention Center Expansion Proceeds with Community Engagement Period

The Convention Center Steering Committee for Accountability, on behalf of the City of Bloomington and Monroe County Government, invites the community to attend a public forum on Wednesday, March 6 from 5:30-7:00 p.m. at the Monroe Convention Center (302 S. College Ave.) to provide input and ask questions regarding the Convention Center expansion project. In addition, community members may contribute questions, feedback, and comments at, where updates about the project will also be posted.

The link is a live link and allows you to comment and ask questions regarding the project. 

Meeting Information and Featured Pages

The Monroe County Board of Commissioners meets weekly to approve payroll and claims, receive reports, sign resolutions and to receive legislation. The public meeting is held every Wednesday, at 10:00 a.m. located in the Nat U. Hill, III Meeting Room in the Courthouse.  A "work session" will follow after a brief recess.

2019 County Commissioners

Lee Jones, Commissioner
Represents District 1
Julie Thomas, President
Represents District 2
Represents District 3

Contact Us

Angela Purdie,
Commissioners' Administrator
Monroe County Courthouse
100 W Kirkwood Ave
Bloomington, IN 47404
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  • Phone: (812) 349-2550
  • Fax: (812) 349-7320
  • Staff Directory
  • M - F 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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