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  • CSX Rail Upgrades Continue to Close Roads around Winter Haven

    Bartow, Fla. (February 16, 2018) — CSX Transportation’s upgrading of 16 rail crossings in the southwest Winter Haven area is moving to the next series of road closures. 7th Street SW and Avenue R SW have already closed ahead of schedule. Both of these crossings are north of the Winter Haven Amtrak station. Crews plan to proceed northerly to Orrin Avenue SW on Wednesday and continue to Lake Shipp...

  • Emergency Sewer Repairs to Close Roberts Avenue for A Week

    Bartow, Fla. (February 16, 2018) — Starting Monday morning, emergency sewer repairs by Polk County Utilities will close Roberts Avenue in the Jan Phyl Village section of unincorporated Winter Haven for about a week. While Roberts Avenue will be closed to through-traffic, residential access will be maintained during repairs. Commuters can expect minor delays as traffic is briefly detoured around...

  • BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS AGENDA REVIEW MEETING

    Bartow, Fla. (February 14, 2018) — The Polk County Board of County Commissioners will meet Friday, February 16, 2018, at 9:00 a.m. in the Board Conference Room #407 at the Neil Combee Administration Building in Bartow.

           I.       Welcome – Commissioner Dantzler, Chair

           II.      Winter Haven City Manager &...

  • Selection Committee meeting cancelled

    Bartow, Fla. (February 14, 2018) —  The First Selection Committee Meeting for RFP 18-195, Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) Control Panel & System Design, Assembly & Installation, scheduled for Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at 2:30 p.m. in Room 407 at the Neil Combee Administration Building, 330 West Church Street, Bartow has been cancelled.

  • Central Florida Development Council Board Meeting Cancelled/ General Investor Meeting Scheduled

    Bartow, Fla. (February 12, 2018) — The Central Florida Development Council Board Meeting scheduled for Monday, February 12, 2018, at 4:00 p.m. has been cancelled.  The Investor Meeting will still be held today at 4:00 p.m. at MaxPak, 2550 Knights Station Road, Lakeland, FL.

     

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