MN-CPI Agenda & Hotel


  • Contact Normandale Continuing Education office at 952.358.8343

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The Minnesota Compression Planning Institute "MN-CPI" is located on the campus of Normandale Community College, Bloomington, MN, just south of Minneapolis and approximately eleven miles from the Minneapolis/St. Paul International airport. Normandale's campus is situated in a beautiful wildlife preserve and is famous for its rare Japanese Garden, extensive walking trails and stunning facilities. The institute will be held in the newly designed Partnership Center, offering all the amenities and comforts needed to make the event truly special.

Normandale Community College - Minneapolis, MN
Partnership Building, Room: P0806 (ground level)
9700 France Ave. S., Bloomington, MN  55431
For maps and directions, visit:
Parking is free and plentiful, park in lot #3 or #4 adjacent to the Partnership Building or in the new parking ramp facing lot #3.


We have a block of rooms reserved at the brand new Hampton Inn - Bloomington West at a discounted rate of $143 + tax/night for a Standard King Room or $138 + tax/night for a Standard Two Queen room. To make reservations call 952-905-2950 and mention "MN Compression Planning Institute " to receive preferred pricing. Or you can book online at:, using the code CP2. Hampton Inn offers a plethora of amenities to make your stay comfortable. Continental breakfast every morning, free wi-fi, microwave and mini-fridge, free shuttle service to and from institute and airport and anything within 3-mile radius if scheduled. Coin laundry facilities, exercise room, pool and whirlpool also included.  Hampton Inn: 5400 American Blvd West, Bloomington, MN  55437.


Continental breakfast will be served at 7:30am at Normandale each morning. Lunch will also be provided. Dinner is not included, on your own. Often the institute cohort will plan a group meal so stay tuned. If you have dietary needs, please contact us at: and put "MN-CPI dietary needs" in your subject header.