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

Emerald Ash Borer Treatment Notice

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

Two Bay County Dispatchers Utilize Smart911 to Help Citizens Unable to Safely Communication In an Emergency

For Immediate Release Two dispatchers are recognized for their efforts to effectively dispatch emergency response during reported home invasions. BAY CITY, Mich., April 21, 2016 - Two telecommunicators with Bay County Central Dispatch were...

2016 Bay County Auction

Announcement The 2016 Bay County Surplus Auction will be held on May 19th at the Bay County Fairgrounds, 800 Livingston, Bay City, at 3:00 p.m. Rod Butler Auction Service will host this event. There is no Buyers Premium. The Auction Service has...

Bay County Enhances 9-1-1 Services and Emergency Notification with Smart911

For Immediate Release Public Safety Officials Encourage Residents to Sign Up For the Free Service That Sends Emergency Notifications and Provides Emergency Responders With More Information BAY CITY, Mich., April 5, 2016 –Public safety...

Tom Hickner and Board of Commissioners declare month of April as Child Abuse Prevention Month

Child maltreatment is a national tragedy, cutting across racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic boundaries and endangering our most precious resource and greatest responsibility, our children. It is disturbing to note that approximately three million...

Rise in Influenza A Cases

March 23, 2016 | For Immediate Release BAY COUNTY, MICHIGAN - Reports of Influenza A are on the rise; however, the majority of reported cases did not receive an annual flu vaccine. The rise in the flu is usual for this time of year as we are still...

Lead Testing in Bay County

February 19, 2016 | For Immediate Release BAY COUNTY, MICHIGAN - Due to concerns regarding the recent water crisis in Flint, many Bay County residents are wondering if they or their children are at risk for lead poisoning from municipal water...

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

Mosquito Control 2016 - Seasonal Employment Opportunities Zamboni Driver/Pro Shop Attendant - Bay County Civic Arena (Part-time Position) Transportation Planner/Geographic Information System Technician (Full-time Position) Public Health Nurse, Bay...