This is a listing of essential infrastructure and services in the area for residents; however these services are outside the realm of township government. This list is meant only for reference.
- Alger Delta Cooperative Electric Assoc (906) 428-4141
– To report an outage: 800-562-0950
- TDS Telecom (phone & internet) 866-571-6662
- Garbage Collection
Onota Township has a contract with Green for Life Environmental.
- Cell phones: Verizon and AT&T are the only two providers who have cell coverage in some parts of the township. Due to highly variable topography, there are dead zones with no service.
- Michigan: Miss Dig system
Michigan’s statewide one-call notification that allows owners and excavators to locate multiple underground utility systems before digging on property.
- AuTrain-Onota Public Schools (Preschool – 8th grade)
A local, rural school near Deerton, offering education to students up to eighth grade. The school serves students from both AuTrain and Onota Townships, as well as participating in the Schools of Choice program. Preschool is offered for three and four year old children. Please contact the school for further information.
- Superior Central School District
- Munising High School
- Marquette Area Public Schools
- LMAS District Health Department (serves Luce, Mackinac, Alger, & Schoolcraft counties)
- Michigan State University Extension – Alger County
- Alger County Conservation District
- Alger County Animal Shelter
- Alger County Veterans Officer
Recreation and Business
- Alger County Chamber of Commerce
- Alger County Parks and Recreation
- Central Upper Peninsula Planning & Development (CUPPAD)