Contact Onota Township

Please feel free to contact Onota Township with questions, comments or concerns.

Township Hall Location

E1461 Deerton-Sand Lake Road, Deerton, MI 49822. The township hall does not have
regular public hours, and is open to the public only if employees are present.

General Contact

Mail: PO Box 100, Deerton, MI 49822
Email:   (checked by the clerk)

Send Property Taxes to

Onota Township Treasurer
PO Box 15, Deerton, MI 49822
Email:   (tax-related inquiries)

Zoning Contact

Mail: Jason McCarthy, c/o Onota Township Zoning, 325 Northwoods Rd, Marquette, MI 49855
Email / Phone:  / 906.399.1808

Officials & Staff Directory

Contact Onota
Peter White Road

If you are not sure how to reach an official listed here, contact the township office by phone (906-343-6535) or by email – There is an answering machine available for you to leave a message at your convenience. If you leave a message, we will get back to you shortly.

Onota Township officials & staff are as follows. Board members, as the elected officials in the township, typically have 4 year terms. All others are appointed, including deputies. Any other government business not mentioned is likely conducted at the county level leave site.

Other organizations that provide services to the township are included in our list of local resources & agencies.

Township Board (elected)

TreasurerCheryl Lane
SupervisorTerry Pihlainen
TrusteeBrian Bresette
TrusteeJennifer Hough

Appointed Positions

AssessorCameron Fuess
Board of ReviewJarrod Biebel
Mike Moseler
Ed Wood
Fire DepartmentFire Chief Kimar
Asst. Chief Short
Groundskeeper/ SextonTerry Lane
CustodianJennifer Hough
Planning CommissionBrian Bresette
Brian Mahoney
Mark Fisher
Zoning AdministratorJason McCarthy
Zoning Board of AppealsBrian Bresette
Theodore Mesu
Contact onota township
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