The Ely Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday February 7th, 2018 at 5:30 pm in the 2nd Floor Council Chambers of City Hall to consider issuance of an Interim Use Permit (IUP) for the following event:

Jake Forsman Memorial Car Show and Burnout Competition.
The event is scheduled for Saturday October 20, 2018 from 8am until 6pm.

The permit request is to close Chapman Street from 2nd Avenue East to 4th Avenue East and to close 3rd Avenue East from Harvey Street to Sheridan Street. Subject to permit approval these sections of roadway would be closed to vehicle traffic during the event.

The Ely Public Library parking lot would also be closed to public vehicle traffic and utilized by this event on Saturday October 20th, 2018 from 8 am until 6 pm.

All interested parties may submit written comments to Planning and Zoning Administrator 209 E Chapman St. Ely, MN 55731, or e-mail comments to, or speak in person at the public hearing. Your name must be included for your comments to be read or presented at the public hearing.

Public hearing details are as follows:
Meeting Date:
Wednesday February 7th, 2018
Meeting Time: 5:30 PM
Location: City Hall, 209 E Chapman St, Council Chambers

Tim Riley
Planning and Zoning Administrator
City of Ely
Ely Echo 1/20/2018