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March 29, 2016

HOLLAND - Beginning Sunday, May 15 and continuing through September 30, 2016, residents are reminded that overnight parking of passenger vehicles, motorcycles and trucks (under two tons) is allowed on most City streets:

  • Overnight parking restrictions will continue in the downtown area (generally between 6th and 10th Streets and between Maple and Lincoln Avenues) and along streets where parking is signed as prohibited; and
  • Vehicles may remain parked between sidewalks lines of a public street, in the same spot, for up to 48 hours; and any vehicle identified as exceeding this time limit shall be deemed an abandoned vehicle and may be given notice and removed as an abandoned vehicle under the Michigan Code.

Information on overnight parking can be directed to the City Manager's Office at 616.355.1310 or

The official budgeting process for fiscal year (FY) 2017 began in January 2016 when the City Council held the annual "Coffee with Council," followed by its annual retreat. From the input and outcomes of those public events, the City's Leadership Team,  led by City Manager Ryan Cotton, will be meeting to discuss budgeting scenarios and suggestions.  In early April, Ryan Cotton will be presenting a proposed budget to the City Council for its review and discussion.

HOLLAND, Michigan – April 22, 2015, the City of Holland and Tulip Time are jointly announcing that for the first time, there will not be block and board benches set up on 8th Street for the T

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The Holland-Hope College Sustainability Institute is a partnership between the City of Holland, Hope College and the Holland Board of Public Works.  Its purpose is to support growing efforts t

Approval is subject to the following regulations in accordance with Section 19-6 of the City Code:

Awning, canopy, marquee signs or projecting signs which extend over the City right-of-way, require a revocable license from City Council prior to receiving a building permit.  (Section 39-347

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The City of Holland has a monthly e-newsletter.  This is a resumption of a practice the City engaged in years ago -- though, of course, with a technological twist. 

The City of Holland Boards & Commissions Guide provides information on volunteering on a board or commission, the appointment process, and a listing of the current City boards and commissi