The FBI has issued a warning to the public about a growing text phishing scam (known as “smishing”). Scammers are impersonating tolling authorities and stating recipients owe an outstanding toll amount. Recipients are directed to click a link to settle the balance and avoid late fees.

If you receive a text like this and want to verify if you owe a balance, please check your account online at or call Bay City Bridge Partners customer service at 855-648-4330 weekdays between 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. ET.

The FBI is advising consumers not to click on the link and to delete the text. Fraudulent texts can be reported with the FBI’s Internet Crime Compliant Center (IC3) at,

Update: April 1

Pay-by-Mail Invoices Now Being Mailed


If you have traveled across Liberty Bridge without a transponder, please note that Pay-by-Mail invoices are now being mailed. If you receive one, we encourage you to REDUCE or CANCEL YOUR BILL by taking advantage of these limited-time offers:


      • Create your BC-PASS account, and we will reduce your bill to the transponder rate! It’s easy to get started.
      • Offer only valid for transactions on first invoice, and payment in full of the adjusted balance is required.
      • Must be redeemed in person.

City of Bay City Residents

      • Create your BC-PASS account, and we will waive your first bill! Getting your BC-PASS is easy.
      • This one-time offer is only valid for transactions on first invoice and must be redeemed by the invoice due date.
      • Must be redeemed in person.

We’re here to help! Visit 300 Center Avenue, Suite 101 to open an account and redeem these offers.


If you receive a Pay-by-Mail invoice and do not believe you traveled on Liberty Bridge, please reach out to us for assistance.

BC Pass

Three easy options to create a BC-PASS account:

  • Online:
  • In person: 300 Center Avenue, Suite 101,
    open M-TH 8:30am-6:00pm and Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
  • By phone: 855-648-4330, M–F 9:00am–7:00pm

If you have questions about the best kind of account for you and your family, we’re here to help! Just stop by or call us.