"The office serves as an educational liaison between citizens and their government. We respond to inquiries by telephone, in writing, or in person from a variety of interested persons regarding matters pertaining to City Council actions, or related City information retained in the City Clerk's office. We work closely with the City Council to supply combined constituent services."
Most city councils, boards, and commissions post their meeting agendas and minutes online. Read the agendas to get up to date on what they will discuss at upcoming meetings and look at meeting minutes to see what decisions they made at past meetings. You also might see something called a "packet" which is a compilation of information (such as maps, plans, etc.) submitted by petitioners for the council's deliberation.
The BEDC is an economic development organization for Bloomington/Monroe County, focused on increasing opportunities for the area's citizens through supporting existing businesses, tackling workforce issues, or fostering entrepreneurial activity. Their site includes local economic data and reports concerning demographics, transportation, maps, government, incentives, and work force.
"The Clerk's Office assists the Circuit Court Judges in the execution of their judicial duties by preparing, recording, and maintaining court documents. The Clerk's Office also manages the Court's docket and traffic court."
"[P]roduces detailed industry estimates of employment, hours, and earnings of workers on nonfarm payrolls. CES State and Metro Area produces data for all 50 States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and about 450 metropolitan areas and divisions."
The Indiana Geological and Water Survey (IGWS) has served the people of Indiana since 1837. Established in Indiana Statute in 1993 as an institution of Indiana University, and under the direction of the Office of the Vice Provost for Research, the IGWS is committed to providing unbiased and reliable earth science information through directed research, service, and education.
"The regional economic accounts tell us about the geographic distribution of U.S. economic activity and growth. The estimates of gross domestic product by state and state and local area personal income, and the accompanying detail, provide a consistent framework for analyzing and comparing individual state and local area economies."
Compiled from the various Budget estimates and Statements of salaries and wages to be paid officers and employees, County budget form no. 1 and County form no. 144 respectively, as prescribed by the State Board of Accounts.