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 2017 Compliance Form Financial Reports Freedom of Information Act

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.

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Bay County News

Vision & Hearing Screenings Provided to Pre-Kindergarten Children

Press Release - For Immediate Release Contact - Kathy Janer, (989) 895-4003 The Bay County Health Department will once again provide free vision and hearing screenings for Pre-Kidergarten children as required by the State of Michigan's Public Health...

2018 Board Appointments

The following appointments to fill vacancies on various boards in 2018 are made by the Bay County Board of Commissioners unless otherwise noted: MARCH: Bay Arenac Behavioral Health Authority (Three 3-year terms expiring) [Note: The application for...

Bay County Makes Improvements to Save Homeless Dogs and Cats

BAY CITY, MI – The 2017 numbers are in and Bay County is proud to announce a nearly 20% increase in the number of animals leaving its shelters alive. Since making significant changes last year, Bay County’s Live Release Rate increased to...

Jim Barcia named to County Executives of America's Board of Directors

Jim Barcia named to County Executives of America's Board of Directors WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Board of Directors of the County Executives of America, a non-partisan organization based in Washington D.C. and representing over 700 member counties with...

Employment Opportunities

Fleet Mechanic - Bay County Mosquito Control (full-time position) Youth Development Worker - Bay County Juvenile Home (part-time positions) Greens Superintendent - Bay County Golf Course (full-time position) Mechanic/Spray Technician - Bay County...