Polk Charter

Polk County, FL


Charter Review Commission

Bartow, Fla. (June 16, 2017) —  The Charter Review Commission will meet Wednesday, June 21, 2017, at 5:30 p.m. in room 413 of the Neil Combee Administration Building, 330 W. Church Street, Bartow, Fla. 33830.


I. Welcome & Introductions

Commissioner Melony Bell, Chair

II. Historical Perspective of Prior Charter Review Commissions

Commissioner George Lindsey, District 1

III. Review Sunshine Law & Public Records Law

Michael Craig, County Attorney

IV. Responsibilities of Charter Review Commission

Michael Craig, County Attorney

V. Public Comments

Michael Craig, County Attorney

VI. Election of Charter Review Commission Chair & Vice-Chair

Michael Craig, County Attorney

VII. Discuss Rules of Procedure

Charter Commission Chair

VIII. Discuss Charter Review Commission Support Services

Michael Craig, County Attorney & Jim Freeman, County Manager

a. Legal Services

b. Administrative Support

c. Office Location

d. Technology

IX. Charter Review Commission’s “Path Forward”

Charter Commission Chair

a. Future Meeting Schedule

b. Agenda & Location for Next Meeting

X. Charter Review Commission Member Comments

XI. Adjourn