Local firefighters use dilapidated farmhouse as training facility.
The Ottawa County Parks Commission is seeking $88,000 in funding assistance from Michigan Department of Natural Resources’ Aquatic Habitat grant program for ecological restoration work at Riverside Park.
The Ottawa County Parks Foundation has started a campaign to raise money to help the county purchase a historic home.
GRAND HAVEN TWP. — Officials from the county’s parks department hope to include Grand Haven Township’s Mercury Drive non-motorized pathway in its Grand River Explorers Trail.
Ottawa County has started to rebuild the Weaver House deck after it collapsed in June, injuring 14 people.
The Grand Ravines suspension bridge spans 275 feet across a 70-foot ravine in Jenison.
Hunt applications are available until noon Sept. 1, and applicants will be notified by Oct. 3 whether they were selected.
WEST OLIVE — This weekend, there will be two opportunities to explore the bustling wildlife at the Ottawa County park.
Rotted support beams due to the wrong materials used during construction led to the deck collapse earlier this month at Ottawa County Park’s Weaver House, officials said.
WEST OLIVE — A deck that collapsed, sending a number of people to the hospital, is no more. Now, plans are underway to rebuild, but that won’t happen immediately.
The Coopersville Area Historical Society will present the new documentary film on the Ottawa County Poor Farm on June 29.
Ottawa County officials are working to figure out why the deck at the Pine Bend Park Weaver House facility collapsed Thursday evening during a North Ottawa Community Health System reception.
As the summer months in Michigan begin, so does the season of ticks.
Ottawa County Parks naturalist leads spring migration bird walks.
Ottawa County Parks celebrated the launch of its new parks foundation on Thursday evening, and in doing so announced its first major project — the construction of a suspension bridge at Grand Ravines Park.