Current seat on the Ely Board of Adjustments:
Have you been thinking you might like getting involved in City Government? The City of Ely currently has an open seat on the Board of Adjustments. The representative would serve a five year term; their meetings are held periodically as needed. If you think think might be a good fit for you, please fill out an application in person or download the form below. Let your voice be heard and help to shape the future of our community!
Forms can be submitted electronically via email to email@example.com or can be dropped off at 1570 Rowley Street, Ely IA 52227.
If you have questions, or need help with your application, contact City Hall at 319-848-4103 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The City of Ely has been notified about an upcoming road closure outside of City limits. Residents are being notified because of a nearby road closure that may affect your daily commute. This project is taking place outside of City limits and is not being conducted by the City of Ely.
Ely Road will be closed between Wright Bros Blvd and 76th Ave SW for autonomous vehicle testing. The start date is March 11 and is expected to last 6 to 7 weeks. Ely Road will be closed to traffic from 9am – 4pm.
For questions, comments or concerns; contact:
Linn County Road Department
More more information, contact the solid waste agency at 319-337-5290 or visit www.solidwasteagency.org. To download a printable version, click here.
Effective 10/29/18: The compost pile is no longer at the Public Works Sewer Plant off of Vista Road. It has permanently moved to 370 Jappa Road (the water tower site).
Ely’s water quality report for the year of 2017 is now available. Please view the image below or to download in pdf form, click here.
Curbside Limb Pickup Policy
Every two years, the City of Ely staff and Council complete a goal setting session where they reflect on the previous 24 months as a whole, as well as set goals and priorities for the next two years. To view a summary of the 2018 session, click here.