Advisory Boards & Commissions


The Barry County Board of Commissioners is seeking applications from volunteers to serve on the following Boards: 

Mental Health Board – 1 partial term:  prefer lived experience with mental health or substance misuse/abuse or have a family member who has lived experience with mental health or substance misuse/abuse

Solid Waste Oversight Committee – 1 partial term, solid waste industry

Planning Commission – 1 partial term

Zoning Board of Appeals – 1 partial term                                                                           

Applications may be obtained at the County Administration Office, 3rd floor of the Courthouse, 220 W. State St., Hastings; or under the tab:  How do I apply for:  An Advisory Board or Commission and click to display the application.  Applications must be returned no later than 5:00 p.m. on Monday, June 5, 2023.  Contact 269-945-1284 for more information.

Airport Commission
Area Agency on Aging Advisory Council
Area Community Service Employment & Training Council
Barry Community Resource Network
Barry Conservation District
Barry County Economic Development Alliance
Barry County Parks and Recreation Commission
Barry Eaton District Health Board
Barry County Board of Canvassers
Barry County Board of Public Works
Brownfield Redevelopment Authority
Building Authority
Central Dispatch Authority
Central Dispatch Technical Advisory Committee
Commission on Aging Board
Community Action Agency
Community Corrections Board
Conservation Easement Board
County Officers Compensation Commission
Department of Health and Human Services
Gun Lake Improvement Board
Hastings Local Development Finance Authority
Jordan Lake Board
Jury Board
Local Emergency Planning Committee
Mental Health Authority
MSU Extension District 7 Advisory Council
Planning Commission
Remonumentation Peer Review Board
Road Commission Board
Solid Waste Oversight
SWMBH Substance Use Disorder Oversight Policy Board
Tax Allocation Board
Transit Board
Veteran's Affairs
West Michigan Regional Planning Commission
Zoning Board of Appeals