Job Posting Announcement: Administrative Assistant

This part-time “at will” position assists the board of the trustees, various boards, commissions, departments and the general public in completing the business functions of Olive Township.

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Interested persons may send their resumé to supervisor@olivetownship.org or mail to: Olive Township Supervisor Al Nienhuis, 6480 136th Ave., Holland, MI 49424

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 on April 6, 1857, today Olive Township has approximately 2,800 registered voters and the tenth Supervisor of record since its founding.

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4 days ago

Olive Township
Looks like you might see some Ottawa County Road Commission crews in Olive Township today...📢Happy Wednesday! Here's what our crews are up to today (April 10) out on your Ottawa County roads:🦺Surface maintenance- I-196 Ramps @ Adams St., Holland Twp.🦺Ditching- Chester, Blendon Twps.🦺Shoulder maintenance- Chester, Polkton, Zeeland Twps.🦺County-wide tree/stump & brush work🦺Gravel road work in Crockery, Olive, Polkton Twps.Our crews thank you for slowing down and paying attention in work zones!👷‍♀️👷‍♂️ ... See MoreSee Less
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1 week ago

Olive Township
Interested in learning more about preserving our farmland? Even if you don't own land, you can help.The 2022 Census of Agriculture data was recently released. Comparing the 2012 and 2022 data shows the need to preserve farmland now more than ever. In a decade we saw a 24% decrease in farms, and a 22% decrease in acres being farmed. Farms in 2012 vs 2022: 1,363 vs 1,040Farmland Acres in 2012 vs 2022: 186,154 vs 144,149To celebrate National Ag Month, learn more about this issue and see how Ottawa County is working to protect this valuable land by visiting miottawa.org/farmland ... See MoreSee Less
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1 week ago

Olive Township
The Township Newsletter is going out in the mail today, but you can read it here right now: www.olivetownship.org/wp-content/uploads/2024/04/2024-Newsletter.pdf ... See MoreSee Less
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1 week ago

Olive Township
Read the proposed agenda for the April 9 Planning Commission meeting here: www.olivetownship.org/wp-content/uploads/2024/04/PCAgenda.pdf ... See MoreSee Less
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2 weeks ago

Olive Township
Last call--sign up now for this Thursday's event!Farmers, do you have any Thursday plans? Stop over to the MAEAP Emergency Planning Workshop to make sure you are prepped for anything before a busy planting season! Read more about the theme of the workshop at our website: ottawacd.org/events/emergency-planning/ ... See MoreSee Less
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