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  • Media Advisory RE: Agenda Review Today

    Bartow, Fla. (August 30, 2019) — The Board of County Commissioners will have this morning’s agenda review meeting in split sessions. The Board will convene at 9 a.m. in the Board Conference Room (407) in the Administration Building, 330 W. Church Street, Bartow. In addition to discussion regarding the agenda, non-hurricane related other business will be conducted in Room 407.

    The Board will...

  • Polk County Environmental Lands Sites to Close

    Bartow, Fla. (August 29, 2019) – In preparation for Hurricane Dorian, all Environmental Lands Sites will be closed Monday, Sept. 2 in preparation of Hurricane Dorian and will remain closed until further notice.

    These sites include Circle B Bar Reserve, Crooked Lake Prairie, Crooked Lake Sandhill, Gator Creek Reserve, Hickory Lake Scrub, Lakeland Highlands Scrub, Marshall Hampton Reserve, North...

  • Los Sitios de Tierras Ambientales del Condado de Polk se Cerrarán

    Bartow, Fla. (agosto 29, 2019) – En preparación para el Huracán Dorian, todos los Sitios de Tierras Ambientales estarán cerrados el lunes, 2 de septiembre en preparación al Huracán Dorian y se mantendrán cerrados hasta nuevo aviso.

    Estos sitios incluyen Circle B Bar Reserve, Crooked Lake Prairie, Crooked Lake Sandhill, Gator Creek Reserve, Hickory Lake Scrub, Lakeland Highlands Scrub, Marshall...

  • September Happenings at the History Center

    Bartow, Fla (August 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:

    • September’s Family Program – Curators of Curiosity - All Month
      • To commemorate National Grandparents Day Sept. 8, students will honor this special group of people in our families by coloring pictures and describe what...
  • Boil Water Notice for Foxwood Lake Estates area rescinded

    Bartow, Fla. (August 29, 2019) — Polk County Utilities has issued a discontinuation of the PRECAUTIONARY BOIL WATER NOTICE that was issued on Tuesday for Foxwood Lake Estates in North Lakeland. Bacteriological water samples collected from the area are free of contamination.

     

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