Welcome to Bay County

The official website of Bay County, Michigan. We invite you to discover what Bay County, located along the Saginaw Bay of Lake Huron in mid-Michigan, has to offer.

About Bay County

Bay County is made up of 14 townships and 4 cities. It is home to around 106,000 people, making it the 20th most populated county in the state.

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Departments & Divisions

Bay County government is divided into more than 50 departments. Find information and contact details for each of the departments within Bay County.

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Online Services

Bay County offers a variety of online services to better serve the community. Find links to employment, taxes, documents, legal info and more.

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  Bay County Dashboard & Citizen's Guide

The Dashboard and Citizen's Guide have been designed to allow our citizens to view important information about Bay County quickly and easily.

Budget & Finance Green Initiatives Health & Education Public Safety Quality of Life Shared Services Bay County Citizen's Guide Debt Service Report Projected Budget Report 2016 Compliance Form Financial Reports Freedom of Information Act

Information on all the Dashboards and Reports are updated as new information becomes available. If something is listed as N/A then some of the necessary reporting agencies have not finalized their information or it does not exist.

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Bay County News

President's Day Holiday Notice

Announcement Bay County Government Offices will be closed on Monday, February 20th for the President's Day Holiday. Offices will reopen on Tuesday, February 21st for normal business hours.

Bay County Commissioners honor Bay City Players, Inc.

Announcement During the February 14th Board of Commissioners monthly meeting, the Board Chairman, Thomas Herek, honored the Bay City Players, Inc. for their contributions to Bay County for the past one hundred years. The organization known as the...

Board of Commissioners seeking Applicants for Bay-Arenac Behavioral Health Authority Board

Announcement The Bay County Board of Commissioners is seeking applications for appointment to the Bay-Arenac Behavioral Health Authority as follows: Four members for a three (3) year term commencing April 1, 2017 and expiring March 31, 2020....

A Timely Walk through Bay City State Park Beach

Press Release - For Immediate Release Contact: Mark Alfini, 989-975-9376 BAY CITY, Mich., February 15, 2017 - A Saginaw Valley State University student internwants to copy any and all of your photos of the Bay City State Park Beach fromthe past up...

211 Service Available

If you're looking for assistance with a problem and you don't know where to turn, or simply want information on a particular human service issue, 2-1-1 is for you. 2-1-1 is a free, easy and confidential phone number that connects people in need with...

Public Hearing Regarding Golf Carts in Hampton Township

Announcement The Bay County Personnel/Human Services Committee will conduct a public hearing on allowing golf carts on public roads, only a 1 mile radius surrounding the Bay County Golf Course (Hampton Township), on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at...

Board of Commissioners seeking Applicants for Region VII Area Agency on Aging Advisory Council

Announcement The Bay County Board of Commissioners is taking applications to fill vacancies on the Region VII Area Agency on Aging Advisory Council with representation from: a health care provider organization, a provider of Veterans health care, a...

BCATS 2045 Metropolitan Transportation Plan - Public Comment

Announcement The Bay City Area Transportation Study (BCATS) is seeking public comment on the proposed BCATS 2045 Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP) long range plan (Document Attached). BCATS members, Government agencies, private companies,...

Employment Opportunities

Maintenance Assistant - Center Ridge Arms (Full-time position) February 7, 2017 Site Manager - Bay County Department on Aging (Part-time position) Zamboni /ProShop - Bay County Civic Arena (Part-time position) Environmental Health Sanitarian - Bay...