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LMS Working Group

The LMS Working Group consists of a variety of municipal and community partners within Polk County who provide direction and guidance on the update of the mitigation strategy and projects sent to our State and Federal partners for funding consideration.  As part of the LMS update process, the LMS Working Group meets to discuss ways to eliminate the impact of future disasters on Polk County residents and business owners and property and to review and update the entire LMS document.

Meeting Dates and Times

The LMS Working Group meets at the Polk County Emergency Operations Center (1890 Jim Keene Boulevard, Winter Haven, FL 33880).  All meetings are open to the public.

  • August 26, 2014 at 9:00 a.m.
  • October 30, 2014 at 9:00 a.m.
  • November 20, 2014 at 9:00 a.m.
  • January 15, 2015 at 9:00 a.m.
Sinkhole at Polk City rest stop along westbound I-4, December 2011; Photo Credit: Bay News Nine

Sinkhole at Polk City rest stop along westbound I-4, December 2011; Photo Credit: Bay News Nine