Skip to main content

What's New

Home / What’s New

Hello and welcome to the pulse of our vibrant community. This is where you’ll discover current events, updates and stories from around Polk County. Whether you’re a longtime resident, a newcomer or considering making Polk County your new home, we believe it’s essential for you to be connected with what’s relevant in our community.

Our goal is to keep you informed, engaged and inspired.

Bookmark this page for Polk County updates, visit often and stay current with all that makes Polk County a special place to live, work and play.

Building Inspectors Help Keep Polk County Homes Safe


Imagine this: It’s hurricane season and the storm clouds are rolling in. The wind is ramping up. Forecasters are calling for 80-mile per hour (or…

July 4, 2024

Legacies in Polk Government Leadership

June 25, 2024

Fireworks: Ways to Stay Safe and Enjoy the Show

June 20, 2024

Let’s Get Ready for Hurricane Season in Florida

June 11, 2024

Mosquito Control Protects Polk County