|Years:||1951 1952 1953 – 1954 – 1955 1956 1957|
Significant events from 1954.
- 10th - David Lee Roth is born in Bloomington
- Emmett Kelly ends his term as mayor of Bloomington
- The Stores and Services building is renamed Ernie Pyle Hall in honor of Ernie Pyle
- Work begins on the new Bypass around the east side of Bloomington. The initial phase was to run from Matlock Road to SR 45.