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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Hello Farmers, The Ottawa County Conservation District is hosting a pesticide container recycling event on Monday. Check out the details here: Ottawa Conservation District ... See MoreSee Less
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Upcoming Events

  • Oct 11

    Planning Commission Meeting

    Read the agenda for the current meeting here.

  • Oct 20

    Board of Trustees Meeting

    Read the agenda for the current meeting here.

  • Oct 26

    Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting

    Read the agenda for the current ZBA meeting here.

  • Nov 8

    November General 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 last day to register to vote in this election online, at the County […]

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