The county's name comes from an American Indian word meaning "wild rice eater" used to describe a tribe.
The county was created in 1861 from area partitioned out of Delta County, under the name of Bleeker.
When county government was organized in 1863, the name was changed to Menominee.
To contact a Commissioner directly, find their information here County Board.
If you call the office number, you will reach the County Administrator's office and a message can be given to a Commissioner.
2020 County Board of Commissioners - Committee assignments
2020 County Board Meeting Schedule
Phone: office - 906-863-9648
Fax: office - 906-863-8839
||839 10th Ave.
Menominee, MI 49858
||8am - 4:30pm
Mon - Fri