About Babbitt, Minnesota
Babbitt is a small community of 1,400 residents located at the eastern end of the legendary Mesabi Iron Mining Range near Birch Lake in Northeast Minnesota. Only two portages from the BWCA, its location offers a unique combination of access to outdoor activities and cultural and business opportunities.
Outdoor activities include excellent fishing on Birch Lake with a range of resort or camping facilities available. The area also offers excellent opportunities for viewing or photographing wildlife such as wolves, moose, deer, bear. and smaller game.
Upcoming Weekly City Meeting Schedule
March 4 at 5:00 p.m. Library Board (Board Room)
March 7 at 10:00 a.m. Planning Commission (Council Chambers)
REGULAR CITY MEETINGS
CAMPGROUND COMMITTEE- AS NEEDED
CEMETERY COMMITTEE- AS NEEDED
CITY COUNCIL- 5:00 P.M.
1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY
3rd Tuesday of each month
Immediately following council meeting
FIREMAN’S RELIEF ASSOCIATION- 5:30 P.M.
2nd Tuesday in March, June, September, December
(Annual meeting in January)
LIBRARY BOARD- 5:00 P.M.
1st Monday of each month
PLANNING & ZONING COMMISSION
1st Thursday of each month
9:00 a.m. May-October
10:00 a.m. November- April
PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION- 2:00 P.M.
2nd Wednesday of each month
PUBLIC SAFETY- AS NEEDED
PUBLIC WORKS COMMITTEE- AS NEEDED
PERSONNEL- AS NEEDED
PARKS & RECREATION ADVISORY BOARD- 6:30 P.M.
2nd Monday of each month
SPECIAL MEETINGS WILL BE POSTED SEPARATELY IN ADVANCE ON THE CITY’S MEETING NOTICE BULLETIN BOARD.