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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.

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Bay County News

Phragmites Boat Tour

Come learn about the effects of invasive phragmites on recreation and the ecosytem of the Saginaw Bay. Boat rides are free and will include educational information from local naturalists! We hope to see you there!

Board of Commissioners seeking Applicants for Boards & Committees

Announcement On October 10, 2017, the Bay County Board of Commissioners will make the following appointments: One three (3) year term on the Department of Health and Human Services Board of Directors, term to expire 10/31/20. A per diem is paid....

Phragmites Treatments along Saginaw Bay Shoreline Area

Press Release - For Immediate Release Contact: Alicia Wallace - (989) 895-4195 Treatments to control dense infestations of the invasive weed Phragmites will be done in the next week when weather conditions improve and are favorable for the...

Great Lakes Bay Tourism Plan Released

The Great Lakes Bay Regional Convention and Visitors Bureau (GLBCVB) have teamed up with Hunden Strategic Partners to conduct a tourism and quality of life destination development master plan for the Great Lakes Bay Region. This study looked at the...

MDEQ Showcases Bay City Riverfront Brownfield Development

The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) released the third in a series of videos showcasing its brownfield redevelopment projects. Brownfields are properties that are known or believed to be contaminated. MDEQ helps communities clean...

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

Custodian/Kennel Attendant (Part-time Position) - Bay County Animal Control Kitchen Assistant (Part-time Position) - Bay County Department on Aging On-call Cook (Part-time/Casual Hours) - Bay County Department on Aging For those interested in...