• Eureka Charter Township Building/Park
  • Eureka Charter Township Building/Park
  • Eureka Charter Township Building/Park
  • Eureka Charter Township Building/Park


Welcome to Eureka Charter Township

Our office is OPEN Monday thru Friday from 9 am to 1 pm.  Township officials are doing a combination of work from home and work in the office.  Please call first to see if the official you want to talk to is in the office that day.

We will be practicing social distancing and must require wearing a face mask.

For assistance, call our office at 616-754-5053.



 Township Officials Hours

Supervisor & Zoning Administrator, Darcia Kelley, available Monday through Thursday, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Clerk, Linda Ruwersma, available Mondays 9:00 am to 1:00 pm

Treasurer, Cindy Hanson and/or Deputy Treasurer, Deb Carnahan, available Fridays 9:00 am to 1:00 pm


Assessor, Megan VanHoose available by appointment. Please call 616-894-2866.

Deputy Clerk/Secretary, Deb Homant, available Tuesday through Thursday 9:00 am to 1:00 pm


Burn Permits in Eureka Charter Township

According to Eureka Charter Township Ordinance #25, you MUST have a burn permit to burn in the Township.  See rules and regulations in section 8 of Ordinance #25.  

Applications to burn are available on our website under Forms and in our office.  A burn application must be filled out and approved by the Zoning Administrator before you will get a permit number.  Once that form is on file, you can be issued a permit number good for 4 days at a time.  You may call or come in to get a new permit number each time you need to burn You do NOT need a burn permit if burning in a fire pit or burning barrel with a grate or cover.  If you have any questions, please contact Eureka Charter Township and ask to speak with the Zoning Administrator.


Tax Payments are accepted Monday thru Friday, 9 am to 1 pm.

Winter Taxes are due February 16.

We accept payment by check or money order, or by cash on Fridays.  We do NOT currently accept credit or debit cards.



Public Hearing Notice

The Eureka Charter Township Planning Commission has scheduled a Public Hearing on Wednesday, January 20, 2021, 7:00 pm, at the Eureka Charter Township Hall, 9322 S. Greenville Road, to gain public comment on amending Ordinance #79, by adding an “Event Venue” definition to Chapter 2 Definitions, Section 2.2 B; and adding subsection 
“X. Event Venues” in Chapter 11, Special Land Uses, Section 11.4, Specific Standards for Special Land Uses.

For more information, or to view the proposed text, please contact the Zoning Administrator at Eureka Charter Township Hall at 616-754-5053 during business hours 9 am -1 pm, Monday – Friday.  Written comments will be received at our Township offices until 1:00 on Wednesday,  January 20, 2021.