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

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Bay County News

Bay County Land Bank - City Lot for Sale: 1824 Broadway

Invitation to bid on 1824 Broadway, Bay City, MI. - Vacant city corner lot. Lot size: .344 acres Bidders should complete a Purchase Application with the Bay County Land Bank Authority, found here. Please contact the Bay County Treasurer’s...

McLaren and Bay County Health Department Ask Local Residents to Act Immediately with COVID-19 Cases Increasing

Bay County, Michigan - The Bay County Health Officer and the President/CEO of McLaren Bay Region (MBR) are urging Bay County residents who test positive for COVID-19 to immediately isolate, notify employers and close contacts of their conditions,...

Bay County Land Bank - City Lot for Sale: 105 W. Elm St.

Invitation to bid on 105 W. Elm St., Auburn, MI. - Vacant city lot. Lot size: 100 x 50 Bidders should complete a Purchase Application with the Bay County Land Bank Authority, found here. Please contact the Bay County Treasurer’s Office with...

COVID-19 Cases Increasing at Unprecedented Rate

Bay County, Michigan - The Bay County Health Officer and the President/CEO of McLaren Bay Region (MBR) are urging Bay County residents to come together and take all the actions necessary to crush the current surge in cases of COVID-19. This appeal...

Bay County Health Department Provides Tool for Public to Assist in COVID-19 Contact Tracing During Current Surge of Cases

Bay County, Michigan - Over the past two weeks, an extreme volume of new positive cases of COVID-19 have been reported to the Bay County Health Department. The increased numbers of new positive cases have caused delays to case investigations and...

Bay County Land Bank - Land for Sale: Former Wenona School, 313 S. Wenona Ave.

Invitation to bid on 313 S. Wenona Ave. – Vacant former school building corner lot comprised of 1.76 acres located at the corner of Wenona Avenue and M-25. This site contains asbestos. Bids will be evaluated based on price offered,...

Fall Gypsy Moth Monitoring

Contact: Bay County Gypsy Moth Suppression Program, Alicia Wallace or Jeremy Lowell Phone: (989) 895-4195 Email: gypsymoth@baycounty.net The Gypsy Moth Suppression Program will conduct its 2020 fall egg mass monitoring to determine what areas of Bay...

Bay County Community Planning for Economic Diversity

Bay County, MI - Bay County Michigan is on the nation’s list of Coal Impacted Communities due to the looming economic hardship from reduced coal fired energy generation and Consumers Energy phased closure of their Karn Weadock plant. Bay...

2020 Board & Committee Appointments

The following appointments to fill vacancies on various board in 2020 are made by the Bay County Board of Commissioners unless otherwise noted: March Bay Arenac Behavioral Health Authority (Four 3-year terms - per diem paid) [Note: The Application...