Township of Excellence
Spring Lake Township
Where Nature Smiles for Seven Miles
Sailing on Spring Lake, Michigan
ca. 1930–1945
Burn Day

Burn Day

Burn Days in 2022 are March 19, May 21, July 16, September 17 and November 19.

Only brush may be burned. No burning within 1400 feet of Ferrysburg or the Village of Spring Lake.

A permit is required. Permits are valid for a calendar year.

Burn Permit Application
Memorial Day

Memorial Day

Please join us on Monday, May 30, to celebrate our veterans and honor those who have died in service for our country.

The Spring Lake Memorial Day Parade will begin at 10am, starting on the south side of St. Mary’s Catholic Church. The parade will head east on Exchange Street, south on Lake Avenue, east on River Street, and then north on Fruitport Road to the All Shores Wesleyan Church parking lot.

This year’s parade will include a color guard from the Muskegon V.F.W., the Spring Lake Middle School and High School marching bands, local Boy Scout and Girl Scout troops, Spring Lake Village and Township police and firefighters, and others.

There will be a memorial ceremony in the Spring Lake Cemetery beginning at noon. The ceremony will be held at the veterans memorial in the cemetery on the west side of Fruitport Road.

Rycenga Park Reservations

Rycenga Park is located at 16401 Hemlock Road. For park shelter reservations, use the online reservation form. Reservations open 1 year ahead of the date. Reservations are available from May 15 to September 30. Reservations are not taken for dates outside these dates.

Reservation fees are based on 1/2 day blocks – 9am-2:30pm or 3:30pm-9pm
Township residents: $45/block or $90 for the full day
Township non-residents: $65/block or $130 for the full day

Electricity is provided in the shelters. If the outlets are overloaded, the GFI circuit may trip. Please try using the reset button on the outlet before calling for help.

Dogs must be leashed. No dogs are allowed on the playground or the athletic fields.

Online  Shelter Reservations

Meetings & Events

May 26, 2022
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Zoning Board of Appeals - Canceled
Barber School, 102 West Exchange Street
Spring Lake, MI
May 30, 2022
All Day
Township Hall Closed
June 13, 2022
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Board of Trustees
Barber School, 102 West Exchange Street
Spring Lake, MI
June 15, 2022
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Planning Commission
Barber School, 102 West Exchange Street
Spring Lake, MI
June 23, 2022
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Zoning Board of Appeals
Barber School, 102 West Exchange Street
Spring Lake, MI
July 4, 2022
All Day
Township Hall Closed
July 11, 2022
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Board of Trustees
Barber School, 102 West Exchange Street
Spring Lake, MI
July 19, 2022
8:00am - 12:00pm
Board of Review
Township Hall, 101 S Buchanan
Spring Lake, MI

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