On Monday, June 1, 2020 the Governor issued Executive Order 2020-110 moving the State of Michigan to Stage 4 of the Michigan Safe Start Plan.  As a result, Michigan residents are no longer required to stay home.  Under EO 2020-110 offices may also resume operations. 

Barry County has begun returning to normal operations as of Monday June 29th, subject to any further guidance or restrictions provided through Executive Order, Supreme Court Administrative Order or Public Health Order.

Please visit to access on-line services, obtain department contact information and for periodic updates on the status of Barry County operations.

For local, state and national information on the virus, visit,, or

Questions may be directed to the Chair of the County Board of Commissioners, Heather Wing at 269-660-0498 or County Administrator Michael Brown at 269-908-0906.

Barry County COVID-19 Preparedness and Response Plan

Click here to review the Preparedness and Response Plan approved by the Barry County Board of Commissioners in response to the public health risks posed by COVID-19.

Barry County Trial Court Plan
Click here to review the plan being implemented by the Barry County Trial Court to reduce the risk of transmission of the COVID-19 within the Barry County Trial Court system.
Click here to read the notification of an extension to the Barry County Trial Court Plan to reduce the risk of transmission of the COVID-19 within the Barry County Trial Court system.

County Clerk office operations
Click here to review operational changes being implemented in the Barry County Clerk's office in response to COVID-19.

Commission on Aging 
Click here to review information regarding changes to the Barry County Commission on Aging and it's programming in response to COVID-19

Friend of the Court
Please click here for information regarding the Friend of the Court Offices.

Additional information regarding COVID-19, its symptoms, and steps you can take if you think you are sick is available through the links below

Barry-Eaton District Health Department - COVID-19

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - COVID-19