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.

Quality of Life Budget & Finance Public Safety Green Initiatives Shared Services Health & Education Bay County Citizen's Guide Debt Service Report Projected Budget Report 2015 Compliance Form Guide to County Government County Organizational Chart

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. Once it is produced, then Bay County will update the information. Please check back if the information you are looking for is not available, it will be as soon as possible.

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Bay County News

Kathy Janer, Public Health Nursing Manager of the Bay County Health Department Receives Carleen K. Moore R.N. Nursing Excellence Award

Press Release - For Immediate Release BAY CITY, Mich., May 24, 2016 - Kathy Janer RN, BSN, the Public Health Nursing Manager for the Bay County Health Department (BCHD) has received the Carleen K. Moore R.N. Nursing Excellence Award from Saginaw...

Health Department Holds Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event - June 3, 2016

Press Release - For Immediate Release BAY CITY, Mich., May 19, 2016 - The Bay County Health Department will hold a Household Hazardous Waste Collection event on Friday, June 3rd from 9:00 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. at the Bay County Fairgrounds, 800...

Bay City Area Transportation Study - Public Comment & Open House

Announcement The Bay City Area Transportation Study (BCATS) is seeking public comment on the proposed 2017-18-19-20 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). The public is encouraged to submit comments to BCATS by any of the following methods: In...

Mosquito Control Tire Drive

Help clean up the environment and bring in your scrap tires for free disposal. Getting rid of scrap tires around your home will eliminate mosquito breeding sites in your neighborhood. Bay County Mosquito Control will host a scrap tire drive...

Board of Commissioners seeking Applications for Library Board

Announcement On June 14, 2016 the Bay County Board of Commissioners will fill one 5 year term on the Bay County Library Board, term to expire 6/30/2021. (No per diem paid) Individuals interested in serving on the Library Board may complete an...

10th Annual Beach Wellness Fundraiser

Announcement In Bay County, we are luck to have 30 plus miles of shoreline with multiple points of access to the Saginaw Bay. For the last nine years, the Beach Wellness event has taken place to raise money to beautify our public beaches. Please...

Board of Commissioners seeking Applications for Building Authority

Announcement On June 14, 2016, the Bay County Board of Commissioners will make an appointment to the Bay County Building Authority to fill an unexpired 6 year term, said term to expire 11/30/2019. A per diem is paid. Individuals interested in...

Emerald Ash Borer Treatment Notice

Announcement Treatment to control Emerald Ash Borer infestations in publicly owned ash trees will be done throughout Bay County between May 1, 2016 and June 30, 2016 . Trees shall be treated using a direct tree injection of the Arbor-jet product...

Sign up for County Executive Tom Hickner's Email Newsletter!

County Executive Tom Hickner sends out a monthly newsletter to Bay County citizens that is full of pertinent information on your county government. If you are interested in receiving this electronic newsletter, please use the form below to sign-up....

Employment Opportunities

In Home Nurses Aide On Call Site Manager Part Time in Home Worker For those interested in applying immediately, an interactive application is available below. These applications are retrieved daily by the staff in the office of Personnel and...