Downtown Ironwood Michigan

Downtown Ironwood, Michigan

Downtown Ironwood, Michigan

Public Hearing Notice


Marihuana Commercial Establishment Ordinance.
Draft Marihuana Commercial Establishment Ordinance.

Frequently Asked Questions

Understanding your water

The City of Ironwood would like to update it's residents on some of the questions that are asked most frequently.  In order to address many of the questions regarding your City water, we have created a couple info-graphics for you to read.

For additional questions or concerns please contact the City of Ironwood water department at (906) 932-5050.

Please click each picture to download.

Important Water Updates

September 13, 2019 Water System Update.

Part 1
Infrastructure & History

Part 2
Water Clarity & Testing

Features & Bulletins


The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is working closely with the Department of Health and Human Services and across the U.S. government in the public health response to coronavirus. The City of Ironwood has been in contact with State and Local governments pertaining to this topic. To best inform our community members the health departments and CDC are our best channels of communication and methods for dissemination of local and state outbreak information.

This information about novel coronavirus (COVID-19) can be found at or at

Additional information:

Michigan DHHS Health Dept, 517-335-9030, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Aspirus, 844-568-0701, M-F, 7A-7P and Sat-Sun, 8A-5P

CDC, 800-232-4636, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Spring Weight Restrictions

Spring wight restrictions are in effect starting March 5, 2020.  Please read full letter for more details.

Gogebic County Spring Weight Restrictions.

Copper Peak Trails Fest

Come join a fun mountain bike race set on the beautiful trails at North America’s largest ski jump!
The course navigates down to the Black River then climbs 500+ vertical feet to the historic Copper Peak ski flying jump. The downhill is fast and flowy with intermittent jumps and bridges. There will be a Sport race (7 miles), an Expert race (16 miles) as well as a kid’s race and trail run (7 miles). We hope you can join us for this fun event!

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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Red Bull 400

Last year, Red Bull 400 invigorated Copper Peak, the iconic Ski Flying hill and Recreation Center in Ironwood, Michigan bringing to town the first international competition since 1994. Building upon the inaugural success, the world’s steepest 400-meter race is returning on May 11, 2019 providing over double the amount of entries for runners who are up for the challenge.

See event details.

Depot Park Farmers & Artisans Market

Locally and regionally grown produce, handmade durable crafts and a delicious cottage goods. Located in Depot Park in Downtown Ironwood, Michigan's Iron Belle Trail-head.

Depot Park Farmers Market Logo

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...

Ironwood Michigan Nordic Ski

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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.  Visit for more info.


City Commission

Meetings: 2nd and 4th Mondays at 5:30 p.m.
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Due to the increasing health concerns over the spreading of the COVID-19 virus and having no critical action items required of the City Commission, the Ironwood City Commission Meeting scheduled for Monday, March 23, 2020 has been cancelled. The next regularly scheduled City Commission Meeting is Monday, April 13, 2020 at 5:30 P.M

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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Meeting date changed to Friday, February 28, 2020 at 8:00 a.m.

Parks and Recreation Committee

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