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LIVE ∼ SHOP ∼ ENJOY in Ortonville

Our quaint little community received its name from our founder Amos Orton whose grist mill inspired people to settle and build in this area. We are a village that is approximately one square mile in size, but it can be said that we are the downtown to Brandon Township, we're happy to be an authentic village that has been a hub of activity for over 150 years.

One of Brandon School District's elementary facilities is located in the Village. Brandon Middle School and Brandon High School awarded The Blue Ribbon Exemplary School Award for Excellence, are both short walks from downtown.

The Brandon Library, a state-of-the-art library, is housed in the Village. Four park areas, two churches, the Old Mill Museum, the Mann School, the Edna Burton Senior Center, the Old Town Hall, and numerous little league fields are also located in the Village.

So, whether you are just passing through, looking to make this your home, coming here to shop, or searching for a home for your business, Welcome to the Village of Ortonville.                                                                


Mill Street /Hummer Lake Rd Paving 

The Village has begun work on the Mill St Paving Project, calling for a resurface of all of Mill St/Hummer Lake Rd from Church St to the eastern boundary of the Village. Click here for more details. 

Posted May 05, 2022

Mill Street Paving

The Village of Ortonville will begin work to pave the section of Mill Street impacted by the Crossman Park Storm Drain installation in February 2022. Mill Street will be closed for the several days it will take to complete the project. Click here for more details. 

Posted May 02, 2022



Village of Ortonville Title VI Non-Discrimination Plan

*Village meetings are open to all members of the public under Michigan’s Open Meeting Act. Persons with disabilities, who require assistance or need language assistance to participate or attend public meetings, are requested to contact the village clerk at 248-627-4976 at least 72 hours prior to the start of the meeting.

Village of Ortonville Mission

Providing the best possible public service as defined by the citizens of this community in the most efficient manner. This mission includes preserving the finest of Ortonville's "Proud Past" and building on past successes for a "Promising Future".