Water-Related News

Public meeting scheduled to discuss Lake Hancock Trail System

A public meeting to discuss the multipurpose trails and construction projects around Lake Hancock will be held from 2:30 to 3 p.m. on Saturday Jan. 23 at the large picnic pavilion at Circle B Bar Reserve, 4399 Winter Lake Road in Lakeland.

The public meeting is to encourage public discussion about the development of a system of interconnecting trails around and radiating outward from Lake Hancock. The multipurpose trails will potentially connect to Lakeland, Mulberry, Bartow, Winter Haven, and Highland City.

Public participation is solicited without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, or family status. A copy of the agenda may be obtained by contacting: tracymullins@polk-county.net.