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Charter Review Commission Town Hall Meeting

Bartow, Fla. (May 10, 2018) —  The Charter Review Commission will meet Thursday, May 24, 2018, at 6:00 p.m. at the Lake Myrtle Sports Complex, Multipurpose Room, 2701 Lake Myrtle Park Road, Auburndale, FL 33823.

AGENDA

I.      Call to Order – 6:00 p.m. – Alice Hunt, Chairperson

II.     Pledge of Allegiance – Alice Hunt, Chairperson

III.    Charter Review Commission Introductions

IV.    Polk County Charter Review Overview – Alice Hunt, Chairperson

V.     Polk County Efficiency Commission – Alice Hunt, Chairperson
        a.  Ballot Summary – Amendment Number 1

VI.    Board of County Commissioner Term Limits – Alice Hunt, Chairperson
         a.  Ballot Summary – Amendment Number 2

VII.   Polk County Charter Review Commission – Alice Hunt, Chairperson
         a.  Ballot Summary – Amendment Number 3

VIII.  Financial Report – Alice Hunt, Chairperson
         a. Total Savings to Tax Payers

IX.    Public/Audience Comments – Alice Hunt, Chairperson
        Each speaker addressing the Charter Review Commission at the Town Hall
        Meetings are kindly asked to fill out a Request to Speak during the Public Comment
        Section. Please hand the cards to the Secretary at the meeting.  Once called to
        speak by the Chairperson, please announce his or her name and address for the
        record before beginning remarks.  By rule of the Commission, each speaker is
        given three (3) minutes to make a presentation on any topic regarding the Polk
       County Charter, which includes the items mentioned on the agenda. While making
       remarks, speakers should refrain from personal attacks and derogatory comments,
       discussing items in litigation or under investigation, and commenting on matters
       unrelated to Polk County and the Polk County Charter.

X.    Closing Comments – Alice Hunt, Chairperson