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Oakfield Township, Kent County

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Fire Danger Level

Today's fire danger is HIGH.

Regardless of the fire danger level, you MUST obtain a burn permit.

Burn Permits

To obtain a burn permit, do one of the following:

  • Call the fire department at 616-754-5122. If no one answers, leave your name, phone number, address, and what/when you're burning.

  • Text the fire chief at 616-318-3405 with your name, phone number, address, and what/when you're burning.

  • Click here to fill out the online form.

Cemetery Flags 

On May 25, flags were placed on all known veteran graves.

If you know of a veteran who was missed, please contact the clerk's office at 616-754-5679.

Question of the Month:

Does the fire department fill swimming pools?

No, the fire department does not fill swimming pools.

Pay your taxes online...

  • Click here to pay using a credit card or e-check online. There is a fee for using this service.   

  • Online payments are unavailable from 5:01 p.m. on February 28 through July 1.

  • Other ways to pay?  Click here...


The Township Fire Department is in need
of people to become volunteer Paid-on-Call firefighters.
Call Fire Chief Sam Peterson at
email: firechief@oakfieldtwp.org

Meeting Schedule:

Township Board of Trustees
7:00 pm, 2nd Tuesday each month

*Exception: Nov 8 meeting will be held Nov 10 due to election

Planning Commission
7:00 pm, 3rd Tuesday (as called)

Zoning Board of Appeals
7:00 pm, 4th Tuesday (as called)

2022 Historical Commission Meeting Dates

2022 Fire Auxiliary Meeting Dates

Clerk's Hours
Monday-Thursday 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
Closed on Friday
*Occasionally the clerk is out of the office during hours due to meetings. Please call ahead to confirm.

Treasurer's Hours
Monday - Thursday 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
Closed on Friday

*Call to check for hours during tax season.

Current Office Hours:
Monday & Thursday 

8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tuesday & Wednesday
8:00 am - 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Closed on Friday