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 2020 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

Spring Aerial Mosquito Treatment to Begin Monday, April 12, 2021

Contact: Bay County Mosquito Control, Rebecca Brandt or Mary McCarry, (989) 894-4555 Bay County, Michigan - As part of an initiative to protect public health and improve quality of life for Bay County residents, Bay County Mosquito Control (BCMC)...

COVID-19 Variant P.1 (Brazil) Identified in Bay County

Bay County, Michigan - The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) notified the Bay County Health Department (BCHD) that the MDHHS Bureau of Laboratories identified the P.1 variant (Brazil) in a Bay County resident and it is the...

COVID-19 Variant B.1.1.7 Identified in Bay County

Bay County, Michigan - The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) notified the Bay County Health Department (BCHD) that the MDHHS Bureau of Laboratories identified the COVID-19 variant B.1.1.7 in an Bay County resident. The...

COURT RESPONSE TO COVID-19

Masks are required in the courthouse. Entry into the courthouse has been temporarily suspended. In order to maintain essential services while safeguarding public health, the court will maximize the use of technology to enable the parties, attorneys,...

Expansion of Access of COVID-19 Vaccine in Bay County

Bay County, Michigan - The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) announced it is expanding vaccine eligibility for those 50 years of age and older with medical conditions and disabilities, as well as caregiver family members and...

Confirmation of COVID-19 Vaccine Registration Email

Bay County, Michigan - The Bay County Health Department is continually working to improve the process for COVID-19 vaccine registration in our community in order to make this experience easier for our residents. As Bay County is strengthening its...

2021 Board & Committee Appointments

The following appointments to fill vacancies on various boards in 2021 are made by the Bay County Board of Commissioners unless otherwise noted: March Bay Arenac Behavioral Health Authority (Three 3-year terms, one unexpired term expiring 3/31/23 -...

Telephone Registration for the COVID-19 Vaccine in Bay County - 989-308-1828

Bay County, Michigan - The Bay County Health Department is releasing a telephone number to call to register for the COVID-19 vaccine in Bay County. While the preferred method of registration is still via the survey on our website , this number will...