Welcome to Oscoda County!
We are very proud of where we live and work. Oscoda County is known for its natural beauty, friendly people and strong community spirit. Located within the Huron National Forest, deep in the heart of the AuSable River Valley, our location is excellent for both tourism and business.
Life here is simple and good! We enjoy four seasons of recreational activities due to our beautiful lakes, rushing rivers, abundant wildlife and unpolluted forests. And our county, unlike most of Michigan’s lower peninsula, still has ample room for it’s people to put down roots and grow!
With terrific school systems, outstanding natural resources and dependable government services, Oscoda County offers rural living at it’s very finest!
NEWS YOU NEED
Oscoda County Board of Commissioners will hold its 2021 Regular Board of Commissioners Meetings at 10:00 a.m. on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month, unless otherwise posted.
The B.O.C Meetings are open to the public, but encourages the public to join them by teleconference by dialing 989-826-1163 (Pin#353).
Do you have a need but aren’t sure how or where to get help? A new telephone based information service is now available to residents of Oscoda County and it’s called 211. Simply dialing 211 from any touch tone phone will put you in touch with a referral specialist who can help you find community resources to meet your needs. For more information refer to the following document:
In accordance with Michigan Supreme Court Administrative Order 2020-14, the 23rd Circuit Trial Court/81st District Court/Oscoda County Probate Court is closed to in-person appearances. If you have been noticed to appear in court, you MUST ATTEND YOUR HEARING REMOTELY VIA ZOOM. Judge Morse-Bills’ Zoom Meeting ID can be accessed via a desktop or laptop at www.zoom.us. Click on “join a call” and enter meeting ID 2766499246, or via the Zoom App from the App Store or Play Store using the same meeting ID.
Please make sure your personal link name is easily recognizable as the person appearing in court or YOU WILL NOT BE ADMITTED!
If you do not have access to WiFi from home, you may park in our east side parking lot and connect to our free public WiFi for access to Zoom.
WiFi Network: oca.public.1
The Oscoda County Sheriff’s Office – in response to the Coronavirus Pandemic (COVID-19) – will be suspending specific functions and limiting full access to the Sheriff s Office lobby and building until further notice. This measure is being taken to curb the risk of exposure and protect both the public & our staff. For complete details, please read the full press release here:
The Board of Commissioners wants the public to be aware of two online tools that can help anyone to evaluate the financial status of our County: The “Municipal Performance Dashboard” and “Municipal Financial Summary”. If you would like to use these online tools, go to the Board of Commissioners Page and click on the the links provided.