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Planning and Development


The Polk County Office of Planning and Development makes sure growth and development doesn't get out of control. Through the different departments, this office of the county maintains orderly development by maintaining, enforcing and updating the land development regulations and construction codes.

The regulations and codes can be viewed on Polk's Comprehensive Plan.



Contact Us

John Bohde

Phone: (863) 534-6454
Toll Free: (800) 780-5346

Planner On Call

Phone: (863) 534-6084
Toll Free: (800) 780-5346

330 W. Church St. 
Bartow, FL 33830

Office Hours of Operation:
Monday through Friday 
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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