• Construction on a new parking garage is about to commence Image
    Stay informed with updates on the new parking garage construction.
  • Polk County's Youth Fair teaches the importance of agriculture. Image
    Polk County's Youth Fair teaches the importance of agriculture.
  • Polk County firefighters get out in their communities to raise awareness. Image
    Polk County firefighters get out in their communities to raise awareness.
  • Polk's History Center is housed in Bartow's historic courthouse. Image
    Polk's History Center is housed in Bartow's historic courthouse.
  • Bok Tower in Lake Wales is a popular and historic attraction. Image
    Bok Tower in Lake Wales is a popular and historic attraction.
  • Roseate spoonbills congregate to feed at Circle B Bar Reserve. Image
    Roseate spoonbills congregate to feed at Circle B Bar Reserve.
  • The Peace River was once the lifeblood of Polk's early settlers. Image
    The Peace River was once the lifeblood of Polk's early settlers.
  • Homeland Heritage Park showcases Polk County's history. Image
    Homeland Heritage Park showcases Polk County's history.
  • The new Bone Valley ATV Park offers rugged outdoor adventure. Image
    The new Bone Valley ATV Park offers rugged outdoor adventure.
  • SUMICA was once a turpentine mill town east of Lake Wales. Image
    SUMICA was once a turpentine mill town east of Lake Wales.
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  • BoCC’s September 30 Conference Call with Mosaic and DEP

    Bartow, Fla. (September 30, 2016) — This morning, Board of County Commissioners staff participated in a general update conference call with Mosaic and Florida DEP officials. The following information was shared: The recovery well continues in full operation. Mosaic staff expects plum [...]

  • October Happenings at the History Center
    posted on 9/30/2016

    Bartow, Fla. (Sept. 29, 2016) – Journey into Polk history this month at the Polk County History Center. The following programs and events are open to the public and free of charge:   October Family Program – Curators of Curiosity - All Month - Halloween Hoorah In the late 1800s, t [...]

  • SWAT Medics Train to Stay Sharp
    posted on 9/28/2016

    BARTOW, Fla. (Sept. 28, 2016) – On Monday, Sept. 26, at the Burnham-McCall Training Center, eight Polk County Fire Rescue tactical medics partnered to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office Special Weapons and Tactics team completed training with three Tampa General Hospital Aeromed 4 crewmembers. Dur [...]

  • BoCC AGENDA REVIEW MEETING(3)
    posted on 9/28/2016

    Bartow, Fla. (September 28, 2016) —  The Polk County Board of County Commissioners will meet Friday, September 30, 2016, at 9:00 a.m. in room 407 of the Neil Combee Administration Building, 330 W. Church Street, Bartow, Fla. 33830. AGENDA Welcome - Commissioner Hall, Chairman [...]

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