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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Someone who owns five graves in the West Olive Cemetery has moved out of the area and would like to sell his graves. He is asking a price quite a bit below the regular selling price. If you are interested in buying graves in the West Olive Cemetery and would like his contact information, please call or email the township office, or message us through the facebook page. ... See MoreSee Less

19 hours ago  ·  

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The Ottawa County Road Commission posted an update on gravel road grading this morning:An update on our gravel roads: As they begin to dry out, our plan is to work hard this week with multiple pieces of equipment to get them back into shape. We ask for your patience as there are more than 300 miles of gravel roads throughout the county. ... See MoreSee Less

1 week ago  ·  

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