Oct 09, 2023 9:00 AM
Special Event!
Hwy 169 Cleanup


We will be cleaning up our designated 2 miles of Highway 169 on Monday, October 9, 2023 beginning at 9 AM. Plan for the Cleanup to last approximately 1 1/2 hours.
For this fall’s Cleanup, we will be partnering with employees of Highland Bank - Boundary Waters Office, located at 601 East Sheridan Street, Ely.
WHO: Rotary Club of Ely Members and Highland Bank employees.
RSVP:  Please confirm your interest in participating with Heather Fitzgerald at: heather.fitzgerald@highland.bank or 218-349-4211, by Friday, October 6, 2023.
WHERE:  Meet at the North American Bear Center parking lot for carpooling and coordination. Reflective vests, “trash grabbers” and trash bags will be distributed, and you will be assigned a partner.
WHEN:  Monday, October 9, 2023 - Meeting at 9 am.
WHAT: Two miles of Hwy 169, west of Ely.
ITEMS TO TAKE ALONG: Gloves, water, and wear shoes/boots and slacks that can get wet or muddy.
THANK YOU for your willingness, interest and ability to participate! The more .  .  . The Merrier!! And the quicker we finish!