Office of the Bay County Treasurer

Rick Brzezinski, Treasurer

Bay County Building
515 Center Avenue, Suite 103
Bay City, Michigan 48708-5122
Voice: (989) 895-4285
Fax: (989) 895-4082

Bay County Land Bank


The Bay County Land Bank Authority was created by the Bay County Board of Commissioners on August 11, 2009 via resolution no. 2009-144 pursuant to 2003 P.A. 258, MCL 124.773(4).  The Authority is comprised of seven (7) members representing specific groups:  Treasurer, County Executive, two members of the County Board of Commissioners, two representatives of local units of government selected by a majority of the County Board plus a general public representative.  The role of the Land Bank Authority is to deal with unique property issues or to dispose of properties that may not sell at a public auction.  The Treasurer and County Executive serve as long as they hold office, the County Board representatives serve two years or as long as they hold office, the township representatives (2) serve terms of one year and two years, respectively, and the general public representative shall serve a three year term.  After the expiration of the initial terms, members appointed under Section 4.01(d) and (e) shall be appointed  in the same manner as the original appointments but for terms of three (3) years.


 Date Appointed

 Term Expires

Richard F Brzezinski
County Treasurer
515 Center Ave.
Bay City, MI  48708

 Term Of Office

James Barcia
County Executive
515 Center Ave
Bay City, MI  48708

 Term Of Office

Michael E. Lutz
County Commissioner
515 Center Ave
Bay City, MI  48708


 Term Of Office

Tom Ryder
County Commissioner
515 Center Ave
Bay City, MI  48708


 Term Of Office

Frances DeWyse
City Treasurer
City of Essexville
1107 Woodside Ave.
Essexville, MI 48732



Ed Clements, City Commissioner
City of Bay City
301 Washington Avenue
Bay City, MI 48708



Matt deHeus
At Large Representative
1709 Borton Ave
Essexville, MI  48732

Reappointed 11/10/15