City of Ely, Nevada

"Gateway to the Great Basin National Park"




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City of Ely, Nevada

The City of Ely Nevada, located in the heart of the Great Basin, is home to some of the most amazing big game hunting and other outdoor recreational opportunities in the country. Here nestled in the Egan Mountain range at 6,200 ft elevation you will find modern luxuries interspersed with historical treasures like the Northern Nevada Railway. Ely’s vibrant community, stable economy and access to quality healthcare make it a prime destination for vacation or living.

Mission Statement

To promote, foster and support an efficient and safe environment where visitors, residents, and businesses can pursue their dreams in an atmosphere of old- time western hospitality and charm.

Vision Statement

To be an economically diversified and vibrant municipality which promotes efficient, straightforward and professional interaction among all stakeholders.

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News and Updates

OHV Education Grant

We are excited to be in the ‘print’ phase of this project. We have a printed pahmplet with information on OHV routes in the area. These will be available in metal boxes at various points on the OHV trails. Keep your eye out and be sure to pick one up.

Broadbent Park

Tour and Rec approved a grant for upgrades to the restrooms at Broadbent Park.

Murry Street

Spring 2021 brings phase 1 & 2 of the Murray Street Sewer and Water Upgrade Project.

2021 Meeting Dates

Our City Council meeting schedule is set for 2021. Visit here to learn more.

Be a City of Ely Supporter

American Flag

Help Purchase American Flags

The City of Ely is in need of new flags. A $20 donation will purchase a brand new American flag. These are displayed on various holidays through the city. Make your donation through Xpress Bill Pay or drop off at City Hall.

Ely Animal Control Facility

Donations Accepted for Animal Control

Our special pet residents at Animal Control are always looking for donations. Food, bedding, toys. If you have new items you would like to donate please contact our Animal Control Department. You may also donate funds through Xpress Billpay or City Hall.

This is the offical website for The City of Ely, Nevada.