Bay County is one of 83 counties in Michigan. Bay City, Michigan is the county seat.
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- Budgets are posted..
- Contact information for the County Commissioners is listed.
- Most of the Administrators are listed along with the contact information for their department.
- Audits are posted.
- Property tax records can be searched online. Local tax information is provided.
- No meeting minutes are posted.
- No building or zoning information is posted.
- No contracts or lobbying affiliations are posted.
- Public records are not mentioned.