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Hydrant Flushing Map

Hydrant Flushing Fall 2021

Public Works will begin flushing hydrants the first week of October and will continue through the end of the month. Below is map of their... more ››

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State Street Shoulder Project Begins

The State Street Shoulder Project will begin this week. LL Pelling will be in town to begin grading on Monday and the milling will begin on... more ››

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Fall Fest 5k Results

To view the results of the Fall Fest 5k Race, click here...

limb chipper in action

Chipping Service Ending Early in 2021

Due to a mechanical failure with the chipper, staff will be ending limb pickup service early this year. The last pickup will be on Tuesday... more ››

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Fall Fest Main Events

Main Event Information

Ely Open Golf Logo

Temporary Stop Signs on State Street

This coming Saturday August 14 is the first annual Ely Open event 36 teams of four will be driving carts throughout town between 8:30am - 4... more ››

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Positions Open at the Public Library!

Employment Oppertunity!

Public Input Workshop Flyer

Community Visioning Workshop - Old Town District

Community input is needed!

Downtown Ely Street Corner

Downtown Master Plan Survey

This is a community-wide survey for the Ely Downtown Master Plan. Your input will help guide the decisions and strategies for improving the... more ››

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Holiday Trash Pick Up

There has been confusion on the garbage pick up this week. The regularly scheduled pick up per the calendar that is mailed to all residents... more ››

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Library Expansion Survey Results

At a recent Council meeting, the results of the FEH Public Survery regarding the expansion of the Ely Public Library was reviewed. The... more ››

Fall Fest Sign

Ely Fall Fest 2021

4th of July Parade

4th of July Parade in Ely

Celebrate Independence Day in Ely - our 4th of July Parade is back again!Parade Grand Marshall - Josh Entler (2021 Ely Citizen of the Year... more ››

Ely City Hall reopens

City Facilities to Reopen June 1

The following action was approved at May 17 Council meeting: City Hall will open their doors to the public beginning Tuesday June 1. Also... more ››

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Welcome New Ely Employees!

We have some new faces helping out around the City of Ely this summer! Please help us give a warm welcome to the following employees:... more ››

Fire Department Donation of AED's

Ely Fire Dept Donates AED Devices

Ely Fire Department: "Last November members of the City Council spearheaded a fundraising campaign called #GivingTuesday. The goal was to... more ››

Trash Amnesty Day Flyer

Trash Amnesty Day

This Saturday, May 15, 2021, is the City Wide Clean up Day from 8am – 12pm noon. If you have a large load or multiple loads, we ask that... more ››

Tree Giveaway

Resident Tree Giveaway

A fresh stock of bare root tree saplings has been donated to the City of Ely and our residents by Bruggeman Lumber from Sandsprings, Iowa... more ››

Ely FD Memory

Procession Honoring Robert McFarland

Tomorrow, Saturday March 27, an honorable procession will assist Lieutenant Robert McFarland as he makes his final journey home. Fire... more ››

Tree Trimming Requirements

Tree Trimming Program

Public Works has begun placing notices on homes who upon inspection have been found to have trees which are not in compliance of minimum... more ››