• September Happenings at the History Center

    Bartow, Fla. (Aug. 29, 2017) – 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 Programs – Family History
      • Humans have long had a natural curiosity to understand their history/origins, etc. Creating a family tree using paper and pencil has been a popular practice for thousands of...
  • Emergency Management urges caution in making donations to Hurricane Harvey victims

    Bartow, Fla. (August 29, 2017) — Websites are springing up and the robo-calls have begun, asking residents for charitable donations to help the victims of Hurricane Harvey in Texas.

    While most organizations are legitimate, there are some that are not. Be aware that scammers do take advantage of unfortunate situations.

    “Donations to the American Red Cross and Salvation Army are always safe,” said...

  • North Central Landfill closed on Labor Day

    BARTOW, Fla. (August 28, 2017) – The North Central Landfill will be closed on Labor Day, Monday, September 4. Also, no residential collection services, including all garbage, yard waste collection and recycling, in all unincorporated areas will occur on that day.

    The North Central Landfill will re-open on Tuesday, September 5. Collection services will be delayed by one day. Therefore, those who...

  • Selection Committee Meeting for RFP 17-599 Group Pharmacy Benefit Management Services for Polk County Indigent Health Care Plan

    Bartow, Fla. (August 24, 2017) Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 2:00 p.m. - The first Selection Committee Meeting for RFP 17-599 Group Pharmacy Benefit Management Services for Polk County Indigent Health Care Plan will be held in Room 407 at the Neil Combee Administration Building, 330 W. Church Street, Bartow, FL.   

Polk County Board of County Commissioners
All Events
Polk County Seal

The Polk County Board of County Commissioners is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

Polk County Board of County Commissioners