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Soldiers and Veterans of Allendale Township


The young people of Allendale have always responded to the call to arms, as records confirm.  The veterans listed below were residents of Allendale Township at the time they entered the military.

 

War of 1812

William Bell and Harley Bement Sr.

 

Mexican War

Enos Parrish

 

Civil War

Orrin Arnold, Justus Balcom, William Balcom, Harley Bement Sr., Harley C. Bement Jr., , Lafe Bennett, Andrew Bloomer, Aaron Camp, LeMon Chapel, Marcus Chapel, Henry Dykema, James Donahue, Henry Gardiner, James Herriman, Menser Horlings, John Herriman, William Herriman, John Jenkins, Hiram Knowlton, Duncan McKenzie, William Parry, George Reed, Daniel Rittenburg, George Rittenburg, William Rittenburg, Richard Robinson, Joshua Stoddard,  Jerry Sullivan, Chauncy Taylor, James M. Taylor, John A. Taylor, Martin V.B. Taylor, Samuel Taylor, Charles Thatcher, William Waldie, Andrew Webster and Amon Wilson

 

World War 1

George Brinks, Cody Wooley, Roy Cowell, Henry DeJonge, Egbert Dyke, Robert Eling, Edward A. Farowe, Albert Gemmen, John Groen, Isaac Hovingh, Harold Hubbel, Morris Hubbel, Dewey Jaarsma, Ben Knoper, Gerrit Knoper, Bernie J. Lemmen, Otto Lenters, Ernest McMillan, William Mulder, William Newman, Earl Parrish, Newton Parrish, Henry Piersma, Orrie Poelstra, David A. Potgeter, David J. Potgeter, Albert Pruis, Geroge Roberts, Henry Roberts, John Roberts, Remard Roberts, James Rosema, Sidney Rosema, Joe Rotman, David Schonwald, James W. Scott, Eber Sheffield, Frank Sheridan, Harm Sietsema, Tony Sietsema, Milo Snyder, Walter Stuver, John Velthouse, Clifford Vickers,  Henry G. Walcott, Herman G. Walcott, Jacob G. Walcott, Harry Wallenga, Louis Wallenga, Clayton White, Warren White and Francis Wolbrink

 

World War 2

Jacob Alderink, Donald Alma, Joe Antonides, Alfred Arnoldink, Thresa A. Atkins, Robert Brown, Gladwin J. Bosch, John Bosch, Henry Bouwman, William Bouwman, Gerrit Brouwer, Louis Brower, Peter Brouwer, Bernard Buhrer, Nelson J. Coelingh, Arthur Cooley, James. R. Danenberg, Patrick Danenberg, Fred D. Danenberg, Bernard Danenberg Derwin DeJonge, Lester DeJonge, Maurice DeJonge, Raymond DeJone, Lee DeNeff, Richard DeYoung, Wm. R. DeYoung, Frank Driesenga, Garold Dyke, Harris J. Dyke, Hugh H. Fredericksen, Alfred J. Gemmen, Nelson Gemmen, Percy Gemmen, James Friffith, Charles Hamm, Edwin Heyboer, Howard E. Hinken, Morris W. Hinken, Donald Hoek, Henry A. Hoek, Herman H. Hoek, Goerge Holscher, David Hovingh, Fred Huizinga, John H. Jesser, Peter R. Keyzer, Joe Klant, Ben Kleinjans, James Kleinjans, Henry Kloosterhouse, Henry Knoper, Alfred Kraker, Alvin E. Kraker, Arthur Kraker, Clarence H. Kraker, Donald Kraker, Gerald Kraker, Harold Kraker, John J. Kraker, Raymond Kraker, Arthur Kulikamp, Donald L. Lemmen, Louise G. Lemmen, Lawrence Marcusse, Corneal Mast, C. Wm. McMullin, Clifford H. McMullin, J. Kenneth McMullin, Geo. Harry McMullin, Robert E. McMullin, Wm. Merdith, Roland Miller, Peter Mulder, Merle A. Neuman, Russell V. Neuman, Fred Nibbelink, Harry Nibbelink, Edward Overweg, Lee Overweg, Donald R. Packer, Kenneth Packer, Morris Packer, Donald S. Parker, H. Morse Richards, Eugene Rittenburg, Leslie Robinson, Richard Rosenzwij, Jay Rotman, Joe Rotman, Thomas Rozema, Harold Schmidt, Harold Schultz, Lola L. Scott, Francis Seabert, Donald Sheridan, Darwin E. Smead, Henry Snyder, Rusell Stanton, Leslie Taylor, William D. TenBrink, James VanDyke, Gordan VanHuizen, John VanWyk, Franklin VerLee, Glenn Vissers, Leland Waldie, William Waldie, Peter Wallinga, Clarence Walwood, Mildren Wassenaar, Peter Wassenaar, Frank Wassenaar and Lafayette Waterman.

 

Korean War, Vietnam & Gulf Conflicts

There were several soldiers from Allendale who fought in these wars, but those records are not complete.

Veterans with bricks in the Allendale Veteran's Memorial

 

A

Herman Abel, Dale Alberda, Arlyn Alderink, Jim Alderink, Jacob Aldrink, William Alexander, Duane Alward, Joe Antonides, Alfred Arnoldink, Garth Austin, Neva Austin, Robert Austin, Carl Aylworth, Mervin Aylworth, Milo Aylworth, Randal Aylworth

 

B

Henry Baker, Kenneth Baker, Gary Balcom, Justus Balcom, William Balcom, HR Bardwell, Ray Bardwell, Melvin Baron, Alan Bassett, William Bazuin, Howard Beelen, Bruce Berkompas, Stanley Bertog, Neil Besteman, Pete Besteman, Bud Beukema, Ray Beuker, Rich Beuker, Henry Blauwkamp, Richard Blauwkamp, Michael Block, H. Bloomer, S. Boeringa, Gladwin Bosch, John Bosch, Russel Bosch, Calvin Boyce, Raymond Breen, George Breur, Jerry Brink, George Brodick, Hubert Broeckert, Harris Broene, G. Brouwer, Gerrit Brouwer Jr., Gordon Brouwer, Louis Brouwer, Peter Brouwer, Robert Brouwer, William Brouwer, Robert Brown, Russ Brown Sr., Russ Brown Jr.,    Ted Brown, Junior Bruins, George Bubnik, Bern Buhrer, Lynn Burch, George Burica, August Busman, Doulas Busman, Harvey Busman, Gary Byker, Gaylen Byker

 

C

Aaron Camp, Marvin Cardinal, Robert Carlon, Albert Carrell, Forrest Carroll, RL Cherry, Carl Christie, Larry Clay, Nelson Coeling, Sean Coffey, Terry Coffey, Michael Cole, F. Colgrove, Frank Colegrove, W Colgrove, Andy Connor, Thomas Cooper, Richard Coykendall, Robert Coykendall, Ronald Coykendall, Thomas Coykendall, Albert Crandle, Cecil Crowe, Jose Cruz, Bill Cunningham, James Curtis, George Czyinder

 

D

Russell Dalman, Patrick Danenberg, Earl Danneffel, Donald Dannenberg, Bill DeBoer, Claude DeGraaf,   James DeHorn, Herman DeJong, John DeJong, Derwin DeJonge, Maurice DeJonge, Raymond DeJonge, William DeYoung, Almon Dekker, Eugene Demott, Lee DeNeff, Rollie DeRidder, RW DeRidder, Bruce DeVries, Albert Dewitt, Thies DeYoung, William DeYoung, Marvin Dodde, RW Doderlein, James Doorn, Andrew Droge, Calvin Dyk, Jake Dyk, Richard Dyk, Garold Dyke, Harris Dyke, John Dyke, G Dykehouse

 

E

Donald Eldred, Robert Eling, William Eling, Edward Elzinga, Jason Ensing, Ralph Esther, Bernard Evink

 

F

Jack Ferwerda, Don Forist, Dennis Forner, Floyd Forner, Glen Forner, Fred Forrest, Clifford Franklin, Bill Frey, Fred Frey, John Fuller, AJ Fynewever

 

G

George Gaastra, Dewey Geldersma, Jack Geldersma, Peter Geldhof, Albert Gemmen, Alfred Gemmen, Nelson Gemmen, Gordon Geurink, Henry Geurink, Gary Ghareeb, Art Gilbert, Clint Gitchel, Eugene Goudzwaard, Jerry Griffith, H. Grifhorst, John Groen, Charles Grubham, Robert Gunneman

 

H

Marvin Hall, Charles Ham, Roy Ham, Dick Hamstra, Raymond Hamstra, Jens Hansen, Bob Hanson, Gerald Harmsen, Albert Hart, Martin Hart, Richard Hart, David Harter, Dave Haveman, Robert Haynes, Dean Headley, Elmer Headley, Harold Headley, Earl Headworth, RH Hemenway, Jamie Hendricks, J Henning, John Heriman, Ken Heuvelman, E Heyboer, Gerald Heyboer, John Heyboer, V. Heyboer-Anderson, C. Heyboer-Hophan, Clarence Hibma, Allyn Hinken, Arlyn Hinken, Charles Hinken, Clarence Hinken, Harvey Hinken, Howard Hinken, Morris Hinken, Randall Hinken, Walter Hinken, Wayne Hinken, HL Hobbell, Bill Hodson, Donald Hoek, Henry Hoek, Herman Hoek, Mart Hoekstra, William Hoekwater, William H Hoekwater, Nicholas Hoezee, George Holscher, Ken Holtvluwer, Don Hop, James Hop, David Hovingh, Eugene Hovingh, Ike Hovingh, Maruice Hubbell, Don Hudson, Jeri Hudson, Robert Hudson, Donald Hylarides

 

I

Steve Igleski, Robert Ingersoll, Willis Isbell

 

J

Dewey Jaarsma, Roger Jaarsma, Mike Jager, Norman Jahnke, David Janish, Russell Jansma, Carl Jesser, Erik Jesser, John C. Jesser, John H. Jesser, Thomas Jesser, Jerry Jeurink, Andrew Johnson, Vernon Johnson, Bill Joseph, M. Joslyn, Rich Joslyn

 

K

Stuart Karsten, Allen Karsten, Robert Kautenberg, Henry Kelly, Pete Keyzer, Mark Kidd, Willis Kidd, Jerry Kishman, Jay Klap, Ben Kleinjans, James Kleinjans, Ed Klinge, E. Klingeman, Henry Kloosterhouse, Marvin Kloosterhouse, Russ Kloosterhouse, Arnold Kloosterman, Daniel Kloosterman, James Kloosterman, Al Kloostra, Chris Kloostra, Albert Klynstra, Kenneth Knap, Dallas Knapp, Ed Knight, Eugene Knight, Allen Knoper, Bernard Knoper, Frank Knoper, Gerritt Knoper, Henry Knoper, Robert Knoper, Hiram Knowlton, Alan Koeman, Brian Koeman, Nelson Koeman, Scott Koeman, Douglas Koning, John Kooiman, Claude Kort, Henry Koster, Frank Koszegi, Albert Kraker, Alfred Kraker, Alvin Kraker, Andrew Kraker, Arthur Kraker, Bernard Kraker, Clarence Kraker, Donald Kraker, Gerald Kraker, Harold Kraker, John Kraker, Kevin Kraker, Ray Kraker, Terry Kraker, Tom Kraker, Kevin Krause, Arthur Kulikamp, Frank Kuntz, Larry Kuzee

 

L

Chet Lancaster, Michael Langley, Ralph Langley, Louis Lastacy, Russell Lauer, Sam Laureto, Don LeFebre, Bernie Lemmen, Bruce Lemmen, Daniel Lemmen, Don Lemmen, Roger Lemmen, Louise Lemmen-Ruff, Leo Levandoski, Ralph Lhotka, Dale Lieffers, Jerry Lind, Edward Lubbinge, Herm Lubbinge, John Lutke, Carl Lyon

 

M

Richard Jajewski, Carl Marcusse, Elvin Martin, Ivan Mathews, Eugene Mazurkiewicz, James McBurnett, Christopher McClellan, John McClellan, Michael McCue, Dick McGee, D. McKenzie, Charles McMullin, Clifford McMullin,  Ernest McMullin, George McMullin, John McMullin, Lawrence McMullin, Alice McMullin-Schroeder, Eldon McNair, Rowland McNally, Chuck Meeuwsen, Calvin Meindertsma, Harold Meinertsma, John Meindertsma, John Meyer, Leon Meyers, Randall Meyers, Steven Meyers, Terry Meyers, Roland Miller, Clarence Moll, David Moore, Mabry Moore, Robert Morgan, Ken Morrow, Robert Motman, Peter Mulder, Vernon Mulder, William Mulder, Michael Murray, Andrew Muskovin

 

N

Sherwin Nagelkirk, William Nanninga, Duane Nelson, John Nelson, Kevin Neugebauer, Herbert Neuman, Merle Neuman, Robert Neuman, Royal Neuman, Russell Neuman, Arthur Nielsen, Paul Nielsen, Allen Norman, Willard Nyenbrink

 

O

Jack Oesch, Bud Oneal, V. Oosterbaan, Maynard Oosting, Edward Overweg, Roger Overweg

 

P

Don Packer, Jim Packer, Ken Packer, M. A. Packer, W.O. Packer, Edward Page, Corky Pals, Newton Parish, Wells Parish, Harry Parke, John Parsons, Wes Parsons, Daniel Payne, Eric Payne, Jack Payne, Vincent Perales, W. E. Peterson, Charles Phinney, Lucille Phinney, Oris Phinney, Jack Piccard Sr., Gordon Pierce, Clare Piersma, Chris Pitz, Donald Pitz, H. E. Plant, Melvin Pohl, Richard Ponshair, Daniel Porter, Emily Porter, Lucian Porter, Ben Post, Jay Post, John Post, Rense Post, Carl Postma, Edward Poteracke, Bernard Potgeter, Dale Potgeter, David Potgeter, R. Powell, Timothy Powell, Marvin Pratt, Gerrit Prins

 

Q

Gerald Quigley

 

R

Charles Razzoog, Erick Recker, Edwin Rector, Levi Reginald, Louis Reister, Harvey Richards, Morse Richards, Kenneth Riddering, Ronald Riemersma, Rich Riker, D. Ritesema, Andrew Rodenhouse, Robert Rodenhouse, Meurl Rodibaugh, Pierson Roon, Alvin Rosema, John Rosema, Maurice Rosema, Arnold Rotman, Sidney Rosema, Arnold Rotman , Jay Rotman, Joe Rotman, Joe Rotman Jr., Joseph Rotman, Kenneth Rotman, Melwin Rotman, Ralph Rotman, Thomas Rozema, William Ruff, B. Russell, Marion Russell, Willard Ruster, Herman Rycenga, Roger Rycenga

 

S

Roger Sall, Bob Samuels, Bernard Schipper, Jacob Schipper, James Schippers, Frank Schmidt, Edward Scholten, Howard Scholten, Marlo Scholten, Earl Scholz, David Schonwald, John Schuiling, Abe Schuur, Gary Schuur, Andrew Scott, Forrest Scott, John Scott, Wesley Scott, James Sephan, Blaine Sessions, H. Shaneberger, R. Shanberger, Alton Sheridan, Don Sheridan, Frank Sheridan, Harold Sheridan, Leon Sheridan, Marlin Sheridan, Robert Sheridan, Harm Sietsema, Roger Sikma, Ray Slager, Lester Slagh, Ted Slovinski, Donald Small, Russell Smallegan, Darwin Smead, Elijah Smead, George Smith, Harry Smith, Paul Smoes, Milo Snyder, William Stafford, David Stanton, Russell Stanton, Peter Stellard, Howard Stephenson, James Stevens, Allen Stoppels, John Strobl, Glenn Stroven, Mildred Studham, J. Sullivan, Thomas Sullivan

 

T

Jim Tanis, George (Bud) Taylor, Les Taylor, M. Taylor, Phil Taylor, Glenn Tenbrink, Louis Tenhave, Gerald Terpstra, William Teske, William Thayer, Dewey Thompson, Joyce Thronton, Elwin Thurkettle, John Tiano, Sam Tiano, Tony Tiano, Gerald Tibbe, Robert Tickner, Alvis Torno, R. Turner, Geroge Tyler

 

U-V

Carl VanBeek, Donald VanBeek, Andrew VanBronkhorst, Jay VandenBosch, John VandenBosch, Marvin VandenBosch, Richard VandePanne, Ronald VanderKooi, Carl VanderLaan, Charles VanderLaan, Frank VanderLaan, Gerald VanderLaan, Harry VanderLaan, Harry VanderLaan Jr., Harriet VanderLaan-Miller, Cornelius VanderLugt, Herbert VanderLugt, John VanderLugt, Leonard VanderLugt, Peter VanderLugt, Warren VanderMeulen, Marvin VanderPloeg, Albert VanderSchoot, Nick VanderVeen, Nathan VanderWagen, Henry VanderWall, G. VanderWest, James VanDyke, Larry VanDyke, Ed VanFarowe, Ivan VanFarowe, Mel VanFarowe, Gordon VanHuizen, Lynn VanHuizen, Robert VanOveren, Don Vanthof, David VanZytveld, George Veeneman, Mel Veeneman, Martin Veenstra, William VendenBrink, Don Venhuizen, Rich Venhuizen, Franklin VerLee, Harold Victory, Jim Victory, Brian Vissers, Glenn Vissers, Richard Vissers, Jacob Vruggink

 

W

Albert Walcott, Henry Walcott, Charles Waldie, Lee Waldie, William Waldie, Louis Wallinga, Peter Wallinga,  Clarence Walwood, Tel Walwood, Frank Wassenaar, Peter Wassenaar, Orlyn Waterman, Harold Weaver, Marvin Weaver, Bernard Weber, Gilbert Wedeven, Clarence Werkema, Jimmie Westerling, Harv Westveld, Gordon Wiersma, Ken Wigett, Harry Wilbur, William Willis, Lloyd Wilson, Peter Winters, Harv Wiseman, T. Wiseman, Boyden Wittingen, Ken Wittingen, Francis Wolbrink, Ken Wolbrink, Lowell Wolbrink, Philip Wolbrink, John Wolfert, Dale Wolgamott, George Wolgamott, Loren Wolgamott, John Wood

 

X-Y

August Ykema, Harvard Ykema, Nancy Yonker

 

Z

Martin Zahl, Arnold Zichterman, Joseph Zichterman, Robert Zoulek

 

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OtherTownships within Ottawa County

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Chester Township
Crockery Township
Georgetown Charter Township
Grand Haven Charter Township
Holland Charter Township
Jamestown Charter Township
Olive Township
Park Township
Polkton Township
Port Sheldon Township
Robinson Township
Spring Lake Township
Tallmadge Township
Wright Township
Zeeland Charter Township

Neighboring Cities and Villages within Ottawa County

Coopersville City
Ferrysburg City
Grand Haven City
Holland City
Hudsonville City
Zeeland City
Spring Lake Village

 

 

 

 

 

 

Address: 6676 Lake Michigan Drive, PO Box 539, Allendale, MI 49401

Phone: 616-895-6295

Fax: 616-895-6330

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Township Board
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Zoning Board of Appeals

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Board of Review
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Margaret Wheeler

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Nicole Jones 

J.T. Hogan  

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Val Sikma        

Tom Zuniga    

 

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Pierce Roon    

Bernard Scholma    

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Ross Stevens    

Bob Chapin    

Terry Vissers    

Tom Zuniga    

Mark Alderink

Rence Meredith

Citizens Council of the Downtown Development Authority
Ryan VanderGraaf   

Lewis VanFarowe    

 

FIRE DEPARTMENT

Allendale Charter Twp Fire Dept

Allendale Charter Township houses Grand Valley State University. We have a population of over 20,000 plus a student population of about 24,000. Allendale Fire Department covers 32 square miles bordered by the Grand River.

Allendale Fire Department consists of 30 members, two of those members being full time employees of the Township, Chief Mike Keefe and Fire Inspector Dave Pelton.  Our call volume for 2015 was  over 1049 calls, the vast majority of those calls being EMS related. The Department continues to grow each year and strives for the professionalism that all fire departments strive for, large or small. 
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2017 ANNUAL REPORT

 

POLICE DEPARTMENT

Allendale Charter Twp Police Department

Allendale Charter Township contracts with the Ottawa County Sheriff Department for police protection. 
 
The mission of your Ottawa County Sheriff’s office continues to be that of “preserving public order and supporting the Constitution of the State of Michigan through enforcement of state and local laws.” Their mission is accomplished by providing 24 hour service to Ottawa County communities in the areas of responding to direct request for law enforcement service, criminal investigations traffic enforcement and general assistance to the public.  With this established mission, they continue to place a significant emphasis on the victims and the communities. Their mission is furthered by the ability to office a correctional facility that meets the needs of the criminal justice system in Ottawa County.
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LIBRARY

Allendale Township Library

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Phone: 616-895-4178
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Library Director: Bethany Nettleton

Location: 6175 Library Lane, Allendale MI 49401

Hours:    
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 9am-9pm
Wednesday 1pm-9pm
Friday 9am-5pm
Saturday 11am-5pm
Sunday closed
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CEMETERY

Allendale Cemetery

The Allendale Cemetery is located at 12655 60th Avenue, Allendale MI 49401.  It is a quiet, beautiful old cemetery located out in the Allendale countryside. The oldest graves date back to the 1840’s. It is the only cemetery owned and operated by the Township.

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Click here for a layout/map of the cemetery


Click here for birth and death records

 

COMMUNITY PARKS

Allendale Community Parks

The Allendale Community Park  behind (south) of the Township office, located at 6676 Lake Michigan Drive.  The park is comprised of 40 acres.  During the warm months, the park is a busy place.  We have an outstanding softball and Little League facilities, which attract teams and players from a wide geographic area. 

Facilities include ballfields, premier playground and splash pad, tennis/pickleball courts, basketball court, picnic shelters, Knowlton House Museum and gardens and the Veterans Memorial.

SENIOR CITIZENS

*** Monthly Newsletter***

Senior Living

Allendale Lifelong Learners is a group that is growing and changing, but a friendly & social place for anybody aged 55 or older.  Kathy Hanes is the Allendale Lifelong Learners director.

Here are some web sites that are great reference guides geared toward seniors and those with special needs..
Legal Resources for Seniors
Veterans Benefits for Seniors
Making the Move to Assisted Living
Keeping Seniors Safe with While Remodeling
Disaster Preparedness for Seniors
Advanced Care Planning
Home Accommodations for Seniors
Aging Veteran's Guide to Planning for the Future
Tips for Seniors to Declutter and Organize their Home
Elder Care Resources

Senior Resources - Guide
 

 

 

WATER & SEWER

Water & Sewer Departments

Wastewater Treatment Plant, location: 11624 40th Ave.
Service & Billing Information: 895-6295
Daytime emergencies: 895-5142
Evenings after 5 p.m. & weekends: 616 608-9710

 

Click Here for the 2018 Water Fact Sheet

Click Here for the 2018 Sewer Fact Sheet

Click Here for a Grand Rapids Water Rate Comparrison

Click Here for the 2015 Water Quality Report

Click Here for the 2017 Water Quality Report

Copy of the 2017 Annual ReportWater and Sewer Departments

Feasibility Study for the Waste Water Treatment Plant Expansion

ALLENDALE HISTORICAL SOCIETY

    

Knowlton House Museum

ELECTION INFORMATION

NO MAY ELECTION IN ALLENDALE THIS YEAR!!!!

 

Click Here for Information on

   1. Absentee Voting Procedures

   2. Voter Registration Procedures

   3.  Election Day Procedures

   4.  For an Absentee Voter Ballot Application - go to mi.gov/vote

Our Address:
6676 Lake Michigan Drive
PO Box 539
Allendale, MI, 49401

Hours of Operation:
The Township office hours are Monday through Friday, 8 am through 5 pm. 

Can't Find Something?

If there is any information that you would like to see added to the Township website, please contact Laurie Richards at 895-6295,ext. 6 or you can contact the clerk at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

                              

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