Welcome to Olive Township, a community of thriving agriculture, business and residential neighborhoods cultivated from generations of families in the heart of Ottawa County, Michigan.

Founded through the first election of officers on April 6, 1857, Olive Township selected its first Supervisor, Clerk and Treasurer through the vote of 57 attendees. Today, Olive Township has approximately 2,700 registered voters and the ninth Supervisor of record since its founding. Originally named Eastman Township and extending all the way to Lake Michigan as the western border, Olive Township split in 1915, creating current day Port Sheldon Township.

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Time to shake your mailbox...Winter is coming! This month, check the sturdiness of your mailbox by shaking it by the post. If it “gives,” it's likely that your mailbox could come loose this winter. ... See MoreSee Less

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Read the October Planning Commission Minutes here: www.olivetownship.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Archive18.pdf ... See MoreSee Less

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