Water-Related News

Volunteers needed to serve on Polk County stormwater advisory committee

BARTOW — County commissioners are looking for volunteers to serve on the Polk County Stormwater Technical Advisory Committee.

The Stormwater Technical Advisory Committee was established to assist county officials with issues relating to stormwater runoff, stormwater permit requirements and improving surface water quality.

The committee consists of five members. To be considered, you must have technical expertise in such areas as engineering, biology, hydrology, chemistry or geology. Meeting times and dates are scheduled as necessary by the chairman and vice chairman of the committee.

If you are interested in becoming a member of the Polk County Stormwater Technical Advisory Committee, email a letter and resume of qualifications to miannenelson@polk-county.net by May 1.