Emmet County Building Observatory at the Headlands EMS Station 1 Guest House at the Headlands Camp Petosega McGulpin Point Lighthouse


Public Notice

ASpecial Election took place on May 7th, 2024. The official results are available now on the elections page.

PRESS RELEASE: Jury Questionnaires

The Emmet County Clerk’s office will be mailing out jury questionnaires to 3,500 Emmet County residents. The law requires that the questionnaires be completed and returned within 10 days. Circuit Court Judge Jennifer E. Deegan reminds all citizens that it is your civic duty to participate in this process as our judicial system could not operate without you.  By filling out the questionnaire, you will be placed into a pool of potential juror applicants for the coming year. Failure to timely complete and return the form could result in a Show Cause order.

 Jury Questionnaire (fillable)

If you have any questions or concerns about the form, please contact the Clerk’s office at 231-348-1744. You may email the completed Questionnaire HERE.


Notice of Intent to File a PFC Application

Emmet County, Sponsor of the Pellston Regional Airport (PLN), is planning to file an application with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to impose and use a Passenger Facility Charge (PFC) to fund capital improvement projects.


2024 Assure Membership Drive Underway

Residents living in Emmet County and parts of Cheboygan County can sign up now for Emmet County Emergency Medical Services’ Assure program.

If you did not receive a brochure about the Assure program in the mail recently, read more about the program and how you can sign up here.


Charlevoix, Cheboygan, and Emmet Counties (CCE) 911 Central Dispatch Authority - Seeks Executive Director


This position is primarily responsible for directing and overseeing the 911 emergency telephone system and centralized emergency dispatch center. Responsible for dispatch of all police, fire, and ambulance services within Charlevoix, Cheboygan, and Emmet Counties. This position is responsible for managing all CCE Central Dispatch Authority programs and operations, as well as the technical, maintenance, personnel, and fiscal management activities of CCE Central Dispatch Authority.


Educational Information

emmet county costal resiliency  

2024 Transparency Reporting

Please view Emmet County Performance Dashboard on the Finance Department website.

ARPA Grant Information

The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA) will deliver $6,400,000 in federal funding to Emmet County to aid in economic recovery to ensure growth and equitable recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. Emmet County has received numerous requests for funding. With so many competing priorities, the county had previously sought input from the community on how best to utilize these funds. ARPA funds must be obligated by December 31, 2024, and expended by December 21, 2026.

 Click here for ARPA Grant Information.  



The Emmet County Board of Commissioners encourages citizen participation by attending meetings and applying to serve on one of the board or committee seats that become open throughout the year. Check out the current openings at the link below where you can learn more about the application process and download an application.


Emmet County government frequently has vehicles, lawn and miscellaneous power equipment, tools, furniture and other items which are no longer in use by county departments, but may still have value. Those items are now being put up for sale and listed at Biddergy.com, a worldwide online auction company based in Michigan. Click here to view items listed by Emmet County.

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