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 Consolidation Plan 2011 Public Act 152 Compliance Unfunded Accrued Liability Plan

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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Employment Opportunities

GENERAL BAY COUNTY VACANCIES Concession Stand Worker - Bay County Civic Arena (Part-time vacancy) On-call Driver - Bay County Division on Aging (3 Vacancies) Public Health Nurse - Bay County Health Department (Temporary Vacancy) Typist Clerk II -...

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....

Peters Introduces Bill to Support Michigan's Waterfront Communities

For Immediate Release: August 7, 2015 Contact: Tom Hickner, Bay County Executive, Phone: (989) 895-4133, Fax: (989) 895-2094 Comprehensive Legislation Will Support Local Efforts to Revive Waterfronts and Promote Sustainable Development U.S. Senator...

Bay County Mosquito Control Reports its First West Nile Virus Mosquito Sample

For Immediate Release: August 18, 2015 Contact: Bay County Mosquito Control, Thomas J. Putt Phone: (989) 894-4555, FAX: (989) 894-0526 Routine mosquito-borne disease surveillance conducted by Bay County Mosquito Control (BCMC) has detected the first...

Bay County to Receive Grant Award for new Marine Patrol Vessel

On July 29th, Bay County received notification that we have been awarded the entire funding request for FEMA's Port Security Grant Program, which will be used for a new marine response vessel. In total Bay County will receive $187,500 dollars, to...

Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) Treatment Program

As you're enjoying the summer trees in full bloom around Bay County know that the staff of the Gypsy Moth Suppression Program have been working hard to save the public trees throughout our community. To protect our trees and horticulture form...

Wellness Center Success

The Bay County Wellness Center began seeing eligible Bay County employees, retirees, and their dependents in January, 2014. It continues to be well received by the Bay County Employees and eligible Retirees. The Wellness Centers are located in...