Located in the west central portion of Michigan's lower peninsula Osceola County is perfectly situated to enjoy rural living with easy access to larger community amenities!
Osceola County Entrepreneurs, Farmers, and Small Business Owners Learn How You Can Access Federal Funding to Develop Your Technology-Related Business Idea
On June 17, 2015 the Great Lakes Ag-Tech Business Incubator is hosting a seminar about the federal government’s Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Programs. Through these Programs, entrepreneurs, farmers, and small business owners can obtain over $1 million to research and develop their new technology-related business ideas.
The morning session will provide an introduction to the SBIR and STTR Programs and is recommended for anyone who has a new technology-related business idea. The afternoon session will focus specifically on the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) SBIR Program and is recommended for anyone who has a new technology-related business idea pertaining to agriculture.
During the lunch break, attendees will have an exclusive opportunity to talk with, and have questions answered by, private-sector sponsors of the Great Lakes Ag-Tech Business Incubator. These sponsors represent the following industry sectors: agriculture, accounting, banking, energy technology, intellectual property, and websites/app development.
Click here to learn more about the programs, eligibility requirements, who should attend, agenda, and how to register.
May 5th Special Election Results
Special Election results from polling locations across Osceola County will be posted on the County website. Election results will begin to be posted once the polls close and election workers are able to submit results to the County Clerk.
OSCEOLA COUNTY Board of Commissioners will be presenting information and accepting public comment to review a previously completed Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA), Homeowner Assistance, Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and proposed activities in a new MSHDA, Homeowner Assistance, CDBG request. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 2, 2015, at 9:15 a.m. in the Board of Commissioners Room on the 2nd floor of the Osceola County Courthouse located at 301 West Upton Avenue, Reed City, Michigan. If you should require special assistance in order to attend the meeting, please notify the CountyCoordinator at 231-832-6196, twenty-four hours before the posted meeting time for arrangements to be made.
Request for Bids:
- Emergency Medical Services Roof Project in Reed City
- Sheriff's Department Furniture Project
Please see Request for Bids/Proposals in the Government section for information.
Osceola County currently has job openings for:
- Commission on Aging: Home Health Aides
- Emergency Medical Services: EMT-Basic (Pool)
- Emergency Medical Services: Paramedic (Pool)
- Sheriff Deputy/Court Officer-Bailiff (Part Time)
- Seasonal Park Personnel
- Volunteer Work Campers
Please see Employment in the Government section for information.
Volunteers for Boards and Commissions:
Osceola County currently has vacancies on:
- Commission on Aging Advisory Committee
- Community Mental Health of Central Michigan -
- Must be a consumer of services or family member of a consumer of services.
- Planning Commission
- Veterans' Affairs Committee
For an Application, please see Other under Forms & Worksheets in the Government section.