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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Upcoming Events

  • Feb 26

    Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting – Cancelled

    The ZBA meeting has been cancelled due to lack of business.

  • Mar 9

    March Board of Review

    Assessments Notices have been mailed with information about your 2018 assessed and taxable values. The March Board of Review is the one time each year when taxpayers may contest their assessment. You must make an appointment to appear before the Board of Review. Please call the township office at 616-786-9996 to schedule your appointment. The […]

  • Mar 10

    March Presidential Primary Election

    Polls will be open for voting in the Presidential Primary Election from 7:00 am to 8:00 pm. Precincts 1 and 2 vote at the Olive Township Hall, 6480 136th Avenue, Holland. The last day to register to vote in this election online, at the County Clerk’s office, or at a Secretary of State branch office […]

  • Mar 17

    Planning Commission Meeting

    Read the agenda for the current meeting here.

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Read the minutes of the February 11 Planning Commission meeting here: https:https://www.olivetownship.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/Archive20.pdf ... See MoreSee Less

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