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District 1 Commissioner

George Lindsey, IIICommissioner Lindsey's Photo

Phone: (863) 534-6450

Email: George Lindsey

Office Address: 330 W. Church Street, Bartow.

Mailing Address: Drawer BC01, P.O. Box 9005, Bartow, Florida 33831-9005.

Executive Assistant: Chris Chila


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Commissioner George Lindsey was elected in November 2012.

As a commissioner, Lindsey is working to attract new employers and remove barriers to the expansion of existing businesses. He is also working to increase partnerships between the county and municipalities on matters such as planning, water supply and parks. In addition, he is committed to continuing excellence in public safety and positioning Polk County as a leader in Central Florida.

Prior to his service as a commissioner, Lindsey served on the Polk County Charter Review Commission in 2001 and as chair in 2009. He also served on the Polk County Comprehensive Plan Committee and numerous other city and county citizen advisory committees.


  • Born in Jacksonville, Fla.
  • Resides in Lakeland, Fla.
  • Lindsey Realty & Development Corp., president and broker
  • Honor Flight 15 guardian


  • University of Florida, College of Journalism and Communications, B.S.


  • Harley Davidson enthusiast
  • UF sports
  • Traveling

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