Square Miles

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North of Lake Macatawa

2010 Census Population

Bike Path Miles

Welcome

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.

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.

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.

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.

The Great Outdoors

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

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.

Happy Halloween

Park Township Office has been receiving calls asking about Trick or Treating.  If you do decide to participate, the Township recommends Trick-or-Treating to take place on Halloween night, Sunday, October 31st from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.    If a homeowner chooses not...

Job Opportunity – Community Development Director

Park Township is seeking a Community Development Director.  This full-time position is responsible for administration and enforcement of the Township's zoning regulations. Duties include issuing zoning permits and inspecting projects within the Township.  Reviews site...

Board of Trustees Strategic Planning

Each year the Board of Trustees performs a strategic planning exercise to brainstorm and identify common areas / goals.  This year’s session was held on June 28.  You can view the results by clicking on the link below.  You will see that land use was the top...

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Thu 28

Planning Commission Meeting

October 28 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri 29

Yard Waste Recycling

October 29 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 30

Yard Waste Recycling

October 30 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm