City of Ely, Nevada"Gateway to the Great Basin National Park"
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.
The City of Ely is a vibrant mountain community whose mission is to enhance the quality of life for those who live in or visit our city by being responsive to public input and providing fiscally responsible and exceptional municipal services which contribute to our unique community’s development.
To be an economically diversified and vibrant municipality which promotes efficient, straightforward and professional interaction among all stakeholders.
If you are looking to add a pet to your family please consider adopting one from our facility.
News and Updates
News & UpdatesDonations needed for TNR Program Transforming Communities: TNR Programs Provide Lifesaving Solutions for Unowned CatsWhat is TNR? ...
News & UpdatesOpen Burn Permits Effective October 26, 2023 The City of Ely Fire Department will issue Open Burn PermitsWhat is open buring? Open...
News & UpdatesNotice of Public Hearing for the State of Nevada's 2024 Annual Action Plan The State of Nevada will hold a public hearing to...
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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 by calling City Hall at 775-289-2430, Mailing your donation to the City Hall at 501 Mill Street, Ely, NV 89301, or stopping by City Hall at 501 Mill Street.
Donations Accepted for Animal Control
Our special pet residents at Animal Control always seek food, bedding and toys; if you want to donate new items, please get in touch with our Animal Control at 775-296-0567. You can make monetary donations by mailing them to City of Ely, 501 Mill Street, Ely, NV 89301 or calling City Hall at 775-289-2430.