Category Archives: City of Winter Haven

Funding our city’s future

The City of Winter Haven commission has not committed to large-scale capital improvements for over 12 years. You may recall that around 2002 facelift and infrastructure changes took place at the police station, in our downtown (streetscaping and Central Park) … Continue reading

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Grand Reopening – Willowbrook Grill

The City of Winter Haven cordially invites all chamber members to enjoy a Grand Reopening Celebration of the the newly renovated Willowbrook Grill at the Willowbrook Golf Course tomorrow, Friday, March 14th. The official ribbon cutting will be at 11 … Continue reading

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Put a Little PEP in Your Step – Monday, March 3

The Public Education Partnership Invites YOU …

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Economic “Lift” Just Around the Corner …

Evansville Western Railway’s Integrated Rail Terminal begins operational shakedown. The approach to the new terminal is impressively long, lighted and landscaped to perfection in what used to be the hay fields of Winter Haven’s Wastewater Treatment Plant #3 south of the … Continue reading

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Flat-Iron Project May Transform Two Downtown Blocks

With an eye toward social, environmental and economic synergies, the Tom Wolfe Company, LLC is designing a sustainable mixed-use building complex that would occupy the former site of the Hill Building, a short section of Avenue A, SW and the … Continue reading

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Shop Haven Small Businesses this Saturday and Beyond!

As you and your family embark on the holiday gift-giving season this coming weekend is sure to be a busy time. The Winter Haven Chamber of Commerce encourages you to make time in your shopping travels to visit small, locally-owned … Continue reading

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Christmas Boat Parade – December 7

Surprises for 2013! Parade Rules and Regulations Here! The Chamber would like to express our sincere thanks to the City of Winter Haven, Winter Haven Police Department, Polk County Sheriff’s Department, and  Lake Region Lakes Management District for their contributions … Continue reading

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Winter Haven is site for HGTV Blog Cabin 2014!

Get ready for some national exposure on HGTV!   This house will be renovated based on viewer input and moved to a location in the Chain of Lakes City!  Watch Winter Haven SHINE in this announcement video …    

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LEGOLAND Announces 152-Bed Hotel

Lakeside and onsite in the park the property is expected to open in 2015. The hotel is projected to create 250 jobs while under construction and employ 250 when it opens. The hotel’s site will connect to the main gate … Continue reading

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Three Ways to Vote in City Election …

Three Easy Ways to Vote in Winter Haven’s Upcoming Municipal Election: POLK COUNTY, FL (October 21, 2013) – Citizens in Winter Haven planning to participate in the Municipal Elections have 3 easy ways to vote according to Supervisor of Elections … Continue reading

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