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The Ottawa County Fillmore Complex in West Olive is currently without power, impacting its ability to serve customers.

This includes the Sheriff headquarters, Clerk, Register of Deeds and Treasurer offices as well as today's inmate visits at the jail and hearings in the West Olive court. Other locations such as Holland, Grand Haven and Hudsonville are operating and providing services and hearings.

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Ottawa County Parks & Recreation

Volunteer Opportunities

Join the Ottawa County Parks Team Today! Become a Volunteer.

Is your group of friends looking for a way to have fun together and give back to the community? Are you part of a local bootcamp or crossfit group, and are looking for a challenge? For information on these opportunities and more, contact Carly Garvelink. Or, you can get started by filling out a Volunteer Application. We will contact you once we receive your application.

Volunteers provide a critical service to the County Parks. Our goal is to provide you with a rewarding and meaningful volunteer experience that contributes to the mission of Ottawa County Parks & Recreation. There are a variety of opportunities for individuals and groups to volunteer in our parks!



Does your organization, company, or school have a local park they love? Become part of our Adopt-a-Park program!

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Service-Based Learning

Are you a science teacher looking for a place-based learning experience? Ask us about our service-based learning projects!

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Park Stewards

Are you an enthusiastic volunteer looking for a variety of adventerous opportunities? Consider becoming a park steward!

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Current Volunteer Job Descriptions