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  • Boil Water Notice Issued for Sand Hill Point Circle area

    Bartow, Fla. (May 1, 2019) — Polk County Utilities has issued a Department of Health required PRECAUTIONARY BOIL WATER NOTICE due to a main break for customers located on Sand Hill Point Circle within the Northeast Region Public Water System due to a water main break that caused reduced pressure.

    As a PRECAUTION, we advise that all water users drink bottled water and/or boil water to a rolling...

  • Boil Water Notice issued for Sand Hill Point Circle

    Polk County Utilities has issued a Department of Health required PRECAUTIONARY BOIL WATER NOTICE due to a main break for customers located on Sand Hill Point Circle within the Northeast Region Public Water System due to a water main break that caused reduced pressure.

    As a PRECAUTION, we advise that all water users drink bottled water and/or boil water to a rolling boil for at least one minute...

  • Committee Meeting Notice

    Bartow, Fla. (April 30, 2019) — The COC Prevention, Wellness & Access Subcommittee meeting is scheduled for Thursday, May 2, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., at the Indigent Health Care Building, Administrative Conference Room, 2135 Marshall Edwards Drive, Bartow, FL.

  • May Happenings at the History Center

    Bartow, Fla (April 29, 2019) -- 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:

    • May’s Family Program – Curators of Curiosity - All Month
      • We are celebrating mothers this month at the History Center. Students will make their own book to celebrate their mother and all the wonderful things they do to...
  • 7 Rivers Water Festival – Central Park, Winter Haven

    BARTOW, Fla. (April 25, 2019) – On May 11, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., all are invited to the 7 Rivers Water Festival at Central Park in Winter Haven. This family-friendly event is free and features a children’s art contest, a recycled fashion show, educational opportunities, boat rides, and live animals including butterflies. 

    At the festival there are opportunities to learn:

    How and why...

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