Bloomington Community Development Department offers a wide variety of programs and services to residents of Bloomington, Minn. Its various functions include building and inspection, environmental, fire prevention and planning services. The department also provides economic development, housing and redevelopment authority, and port authority services. Bloomington Community Development Department formulates long-range plans and zoning requirements for the city. It reviews development proposals for compliance with city standards, and protects public health and safety. Located in Bloomington, Minn., the department implements housing and redevelopment plans, educates customers and encourages voluntary compliance, and coordinates with various government units. Bloomington Community Development Department s environmental health division conducts regular inspections of restaurants, food manufacturing facilities, rented housing and swimming pools.