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North of Lake Macatawa

2010 Census Population

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Park Township is a general law township established in 1915, consisting of approximately 20 square miles divided by Lake Macatawa with over 90% lying North of the lake.

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Lake Michigan Coast

Park Township boasts about 5.5 miles of Lake Michigan frontage north of the channel, which includes two beautiful public beaches, and about half a mile of frontage south of it.

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Big Red

The Holland Harbor Lighthouse, commonly known as “Big Red,” was first constructed in 1872. The building that stands today at 32 feet tall was erected in 1907 and converted to electricity in 1932.

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Heritage

Park Township is located in Holland, MI which was settled in 1847 by Dutch immigrants. The culture and local economy is still very influenced by this heritage, bringing in many tourists eager to see the colorful tulip fields in the spring and participate in the annual Tulip Time Festival.

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The Great Outdoors

Experience nature in Park Township by using one of our many public parks and recreation areas.

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The Township population as of the 2010 Census was 17,802 making Park Township the fifth largest unit of government in Ottawa County. A seven-member board elected at large, consisting of the Supervisor, Clerk, Treasurer and four Trustees governs the Township. Land use is primarily residential and agricultural with a small amount of commercial. The Township has no industrial zoning district. Recreation is an important element in the make up of the Township. The Township contains a variety of park facilities and has a bike path system of approximately 52 miles.

2019 Clean-Up Days – Last day is September 21

Location:  Black River Recycling – Lakewood Boulevard between 120th and 112th Avenues.  NO paints, drain oils, solvents and other petroleum products, fuel tanks,  and sealed containers, and no yard waste. There is a limit of four (4) tires per household.  Batteries...

Job Posting – Recreation Programmer

Park Township is accepting applications for a Recreation Programmer.  This full time position coordinates the day-to-day operations of the Recreation Department.  Provides policy and program support to the Recreation Director.  Manages the Township’s recreation...

Bike Path Ordinance Reminder

We are noticing electric bikes on Park Township’s bike path system.  As a reminder, it is stated in our ordinance that the use of motor vehicles is prohibited.  This includes electric motors.  The ordinance states “A front-wheel-drive, power-assisted bicycle having a...

High Water Levels and Safe Boating/Swimming

Water levels are at records highs, which case a number of safety issues.  Attached is a press release from Sargent Westveer, Ottawa County Sheriffs office urging caution and safe practices when enjoying the area water ways. News Release From: Sgt. Eric Westveer,...

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Sat 21

Park Township Clean-Up Day

September 21 @ 7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mon 23

CANCELLED – Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting

September 23 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon 30

Park Township Special Board Meeting

September 30 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm