North of Lake Macatawa
2010 Census Population
Bike Path Miles
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.
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 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.
Click here to read the Public Open Space Master Plan Amendment as approved for distribution by the Park Township Board of Trustees at their January 14, 2021 meeting.
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING THE RESIDENTS OF THE TOWNSHIP OF PARK OTTAWA COUNTY, MICHIGAN| TO BE HELD ELECTRONICALLY There will be a public hearing before the Park Township Zoning Board of Appeals at the Park Township Hall, 52 - 152nd Avenue, on Monday, February 1, 2021,...
Park Township's Maatman Center and Community Building will remain unavailable. Due to COVID-19 we must take extra precautions in keeping people safe. This includes sanitizing the facilities after each event, and we do not have the manpower that would be necessary...
PRESS RELEASE Date: December 7, 2020 Re: Park Township Increases Transparency Over the last few years, a number of critical items were addressed in Park Township government. Members of the public have called for greater access to information and knowledge on...