Bloomfield was designated a Main Street community in 1995, and since that time, significant dollars and labor have been invested in the community.

A recent report from Main Street Iowa shows over the past 24 years there have been 104 business starts-relocations-expansions in the commercial district; 153 net new jobs; 275 building projects; 97 buildings sold, and 72,148 volunteer hours invested in Main Street projects.

Private dollars invested in downtown rehabilitation and construction since1995 total $10,073,070. Private dollars invested in downtown property acquisition total $4,152,43.