Welcome to Ogemaw County

COVID-19 Message

In compliance with the public health order issued by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services on November 15, 2020, and with Emergency Rules imposed by the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration (MiOSHA), entry into all Ogemaw County facilities is restricted until further notice.  All meetings of Ogemaw County elected and appointed boards, commissions and committees will be virtual as allowed under the Open Meetings Act during this time.

Persons in need of service are encouraged to contact County departments by way of telephone or email before visiting a County facility.

Area Code (989)

Building Department 345-3370

Circuit Court 345-5040

Corrections Facility 345-5908

County Administrator 516-9020

County Clerk 345-0215

County Treasurer 345-0084

District Court 345-3560

Drain Commissioner 312-1130

Equalization Dept 345-0328

Friend of the Court 345-5520

Housing Department 345-5390

Planning and Zoning 345-3375

Probate Court 345-0145

Probation and Parole 345-6326

Prosecuting Attorney 345-5700

Register of Deeds 345-0728

Sheriff’s Office 345-3111

Transit Department 345-5790

Veteran’s Affairs 345-5170


Transit is currently operating 7 A.M. to 6 P.M. Monday through Friday

Updated November 23, 2020 at 2:55 P.M. EST

Frequently used information

Board of Commissioners Meeting (Rescheduled due to Thanksgiving)

November 24, 2020 – 5:30 P.M.

Click here for Zoom Posting Information

Click here for Agenda

Click here for November 12 BOC Meeting Minutes (Unapproved)

Click here for November 19 COW Meeting Minutes (Unapproved)

Board of Commissioners Meeting

December 10, 2020 – 9:00 A.M.

Committee of the Whole Meeting

December 17, 2020 – 8:30 A.M.

Board of Commissioners Meeting (Rescheduled due to Christmas)

December 22, 2020 – 5:30 P.M.

Ogemaw County is a county located in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2010 census, the population was 21,699 (2013). The county seat is West Branch.

Area: 575 mi²

Founded: 1840

Population: 21,234 (2013)