The Board of Commissioners’ Public Hearing regarding the Summary of the 2018 proposed amendment to the annual budget will be held at 5:45 p.m., Thursday, March 22, 2018. The Emmet County Board of Commissioners regular monthly board meeting will follow at 6 p.m.  The Board meets in the County Building, Board of Commissioners' Room, 200 Division St., downtown Petoskey.

The Emmet Conservation District Spring Tree Sale is now underway!

The District has a diverse selection of conifer seedlings and transplants, hardwoods, fruit trees, shrubs, and seedling packages for sale. Most of the species offered are native to our area and should grow well with proper selection and care. We will take pre-orders through Friday, March 30, 2018. If there is a tree or shrub variety you would like to order, but we are not currently offering it, we may be able to special order it for you if you give us a call. Tree pick-up will be at the Emmet Fairgrounds Friday April 20th from 10 am-2 pm and Sat. April 21st from 8 am-12 noon. All of our trees are all sold bare root and should be planted promptly after pick-up. The public is welcome to stop by during the tree-pick up to purchase any extra trees that may be available as well as planting products.


Current Open Position(s): Brownfield Redevelopment Authority, Ambulance Advisory Committee (2 openings), Construction Board of Appeals (1 position that specializes in plumbing), Historical Commission, Parks and Recreation Board, Regional Prosperity Board (2 openings), Construction Resource Committee (1 openings Plumbing Contractor) Emmet County is committed to excellence in its delivery of services to its residents and visitors. To help us maintain and improve upon this mission, we reach out to leaders in business and industry, to community leaders, and to county residents by inviting you to consider serving on one of the various Committees or Boards that have been established in Emmet County. Positions become available periodically and the Board of Commissioners appoints Committee and Board members from a pool of applicants. If you are interested in applying, a complete list of the Committees and Boards along with the necessary application can be located by clicking here. Inquiries should be directed to Juli Wallin, Emmet County Clerk, 200 Division St., Petoskey, Ml 49770, (231) 348-1744 or jwallin@emmetcounty.org.

Emmet County Elementary students; Win $100 by telling us the coolest part of our local history!

The Emmet County Historical Commission announces its’ annual Historical Essay Contest. This contest is open to any third- or fourth-grade student in Emmet County, including home-schooled children.


Emmet County is seeking applicants for the following position(s): Deputy Sheriff Law Enforcement Officer 

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