Parks, Recreation, and Land Preservation

Ada's Department of Parks & Recreation offers:

Check here for Park Rules and Regulations

​Park Maintenance position

Position Opening - Park Maintenance

Ada Township Parks is seeking a qualified individual for a Park Maintenance position. Responsibilities include year-round maintenance and custodial care of park properties, buildings, trails, equipment, recreational amenities and visitor services. Schedule includes weekdays plus some weekends, holidays and evenings. Requires working outdoors, various terrains, Michigan driver’s license and professional work ethic. Full time, paid hourly, $19.53 per hour, plus benefits.

The position description can be downloaded in pdf format at:

Position Description Park Maintenance

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to be received by email or hard copy no later than Monday, February 24, 2020 to:

George Haga, Township Supervisor

Ada Township

P.O. Box 370

Ada, MI 49301

Winter Xc Ski Adults

Check out Winter Programs!

Ada parks offers recreation and education programs throughout the year! This season we our offering a cross country ski clinic, a nature ornament workshop, a youth day, and many more! Click here for our winter program flier to get a full list and details.

Click here for additional program information


Michigan DNR Recreation Grant Funds

Ada Township has submitted an application for a Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund grant from the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. We are currently waiting to hear notice of acceptance. This grant would go towards updating Roselle Park, plans can be seen below.

Roselle Park Plan Enlargement Area/ Project Area

Roselle Park Master Plan

Millage Information

The Parks, Recreation and Land Preservation Program is supported in part with funds from the Ada Township Parks Millages and the Parks and Land Preservation Millage. In August 2016 Ada township residents voted "Yes" to renew and combine these two millages into one Parks, Recreation, and Land Preservation Program millage.

More information on Millage

FAQ's about Millage

Parks, Recreation, and Land Preservation Plan 2017

Ada Township has adopted a new 5-year plan to guide its parks, recreation and land preservation program. Thanks to everyone who provided valuable input regarding our community's parks, trails, and recreation facilities. Check here for a copy of the 2017 Ada Township Parks, Recreation, and Land Preservation Plan.

Important Links:

Ada Township Parks Accessibility Assessment

Ada Township 2018 Recreation Needs Assessment – Final Report with Appendix.pdf