Guide to Polk  


Incorporated: 1911.

Size: 20.5 square miles.

Population: 14,009.


Government: The City Commission has five members. The city manager is appointed. One of the commissioners is elected as mayor by the commission. The mayor cannot be up for re-election, and a new mayor is elected each year. Commissioners serve four-year terms on a rotating basis. The mayor is paid $6,164 a year. Commissioners are paid $5,281 per year. The commission meets 7 p.m. the first and third Mondays of each month.

City Commission: Mayor Keith Cowie, 863-965-7339; Vice Mayor Tim Pospichal, 863-968-9313; Commissioners Bill Sterling, 863-967-5986; Kim Smith, 863-965-2562; and Jack Myers, 863-559-8078.

City Manager: Robert R. Green,, 863-965-5506.

City Hall: 1 Bobby Green Plaza, 863-965-5500,

Chamber of Commerce: 240 E. Lake Ave. 863-967-3400,

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