Office of the Bay County Treasurer

Shawna S. Walraven, Treasurer

Bay County Building
515 Center Avenue, Suite 602
Bay City, Michigan 48708-5122
Voice: (989) 895-4285
Fax: (989) 895-4082

Bay County Land Bank

Land Bank Meeting Notice

The October Land Bank meeting that was scheduled for Thursday, October 8, 2020 has been cancelled. There is no new business to discuss. November's meeting is currently scheduled for the 12th at 3:00 p.m.

About the 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

Shawna S. Walraven
County Treasurer
515 Center Ave.
Bay City, MI  48708

 Term Of Office

Debbie Kiesel, City of Bay City
Community Development Director
301 Washington Ave.
Bay City, MI 48708



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

Ronald Campbell, Township Representative
Frankenlust Township
7116 Brentwood Dr.
Bay City, MI 48706



Kristin McDonald Rivet, City Commissioner
City of Bay City
301 Washington Avenue
Bay City, MI 48708



Fran DeWyse
At Large Representative
96 E. Center Ave.
Essexville, MI 48732