NEW! A secure dropbox has been installed in the office wall just to the left of the front door if you need to drop something off after hours.
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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Recent News

Read the proposed agenda for the July Board of Trustees Meeting, scheduled for this Thursday evening, July 16, at 7 pm:
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The office will be closed tomorrow. There is a secure dropbox to the left of the main west entry door for you to drop off your ballot, your application, or other paperwork. ... See MoreSee Less

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Upcoming Events

  • Jul 16

    Board of Trustees Meeting

    Read the agenda for the current meeting here.

  • Jul 22

    Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting

    Read the current ZBA agenda here

  • Aug 4

    August Primary Election

    Polls will be open for voting in the General Election from 7:00 am to 8:00 pm. Precincts 1 and 2 vote at the Olive Township Hall, 6480 136th Avenue, Holland. Vote for township, county, state and federal candidates and important proposals. The August ballot will include township millage proposals for both fire service and library. […]

  • Aug 11

    Planning Commission Meeting

    Read the agenda for the current meeting here.

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