Our Plan

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Find Your North

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Ironwood's History

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Nurturing the Tales of Our Past - Building Trails for Our Future

Why Ironwood?

For active, artistic, adventurous people who take pride in authentic experiences and seek an honest living, Ironwood is the destination that provides you with unlimited access to nature and a vibrant community of diverse connections, making you feel the spirit of the city and the joy of adventure while creating a place to call home.

Superior Snowshoe Walks

2017/18 Community Snowshoe Walks New to the community, from the area or just visiting? You are welcome to try out our weekly community snowshoe walks! Come and meet new or familiar people and learn our trail systems! Headlights or flashlights recommended. Walks are every Wednesday evening staring at 6:30 p.m. at various locations throughout our community.

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Most Beautiful U.S. Towns

Most Beautiful US Towns: Adventure Edition With several nearby ski resorts, miles of hiking trails, Lake Superior, and all the natural assets of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, Ironwood is a year-round adventure destination.

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SISU Ski Fest 2018!

January 6, 2018 Start at ABR Trails and "Finnish" in downtown Ironwood. Ski among Northwoods pines, up, down and around rocky outcroppings, along the Montreal River, through the Miners Memorial Heritage Park, and by the World's Tallest Native American Statue. Commemorative SISU souvenirs and locally crafted age group awards. Traditional "Yooper" fare and local entertainment. A big event with small town ambiance.

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Ironwood Area Event Calendar

FE LIVE LIFE EVENT CALENDAR! Fe stands for Ferrous, or Iron, in the periodic table. Fe is the reason we are here - our history and our culture. Live LiFE is our future!

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Ironwood Snowmobile Olympus

It should be a great kick off to the TLR Cup series when the world’s best ice oval racers meet at the fast and historic ½ mile in Ironwood – “Where Legends Run”!

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Forged in iron, growing with trails

Ironwood experiencing resurgence through silent sports On the first Saturday in January, over 600 cross country skiers will gather at ABR Trails in Ironwood, Mich., for the 7th annual SISU Ski Festival. They’ll race over hills and past long-closed iron ore mines toward the snow-covered downtown “Finnish Line” in this hardscrabble community working to reinvent itself around outdoor recreation...

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Items of Interest

Public Safety Satisfaction Survey

Ironwood Public Safety Department
The Ironwood Public Safety Department is conducting a survey to evaluate their performance and your perceptions related to public safety in our community. Please take a few minutes to participate in this quick survey.

2018 Community Satisfaction Survey

Employment Opportunities

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City Commission

Meetings: 2nd and 4th Mondays at 5:30 p.m.

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Ironwood Economic Development Corporation

Meetings: 1st Wednesday at 10:00 a.m.

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Planning Commission

Meetings: 1st Thursday at 5:00 p.m.
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Downtown Ironwood Development Corporation

Meetings: 4th Thursday at 8:00 a.m.
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Parks and Recreation Committee

Meetings: 1st Monday at 5:00 p.m.

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