Welcome to the Village of Ontonagon’s “frequently asked questions” page. This page serves as a collection of all FAQ for our Village.
Administration & Finance
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Village Office is CLOSED each Wednesday)
(yes, an application needs to be completed and auto pay will begin after the completed application is received. Auto pay payments are done on the 15th of each month)
(No, simply complete the auto pay application and funds can be withdrawn from your existing checking or savings account).
Property taxes are mailed the beginning of July each year. Property taxes are due by September 14th. After September 14th the Village tax roll is turned over to the County Treasurer for collection.
(Always check with the Village before completing any work)
(Yes, a fence permit is available online or in the Village Office)
(Yes, always check with the Village Office before completing work.)
(The Fire Chief 906-884-2131. Leave a message and they will return your call)
(Contact the Fire Hall at 906-884-2131 and leave a message. They will return your call)
(Contact our department 906-884-2131 and provide the incident date and address)
(No, this prohibited by Village ordinance. Residents may be held liable for any accidents caused by shoveling snow into the roadway)
(If the Village was responsible for mailbox damage, call the Village Office 884-2305 to submit a service request)
(Call the Village Office to submit a request 906-884-2305)
(Call the Village Office 906-884-2305 to notify them of the problem)
(Call the Village Office 906-884-2305 to make a service request)
(Call the Village Office 906-884-2305 for a billing change)
(Call the Village Office to schedule a work order 906-884-2305)
(Sediment in the water pipes can be knocked loose during either a water main repair or hydrant flushing, causing the water to turn a shade of brown. To alleviate this problem you should run any faucet in your house that does not have a filtration screen until the water is clear. If the problem doesn't clear, please notify the Village Office 906-884-2305)
(YES, always call Miss Dig before you dig: 1-800-482-7171)
(These flags represent the utilities located under ground Orange = Phone; Red=Electric; Green=Sewer; Yellow=Gas; Blue=Water)