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Polk Transportation and Planning Organization

Public Notice

The Polk Transportation Planning organization is seeking comments from the public on the draft Transportation Improvement Program. The comment period for the Transportation Improvement Plan ends June 9. Written comments may be provided through an interactive map showing the proposed projects at Printed copies are available on request. After the public comment period is closed and all input has been considered, the draft plan will be presented at the TPO Board Meeting at 9 a.m. Thursday, June 10, 2021 at the Advent Health Fieldhouse in the Conference Room A (Entrance E1), 210 Cypress Gardens Boulevard, Winter Haven, FL 33880.

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Target Zero

The Polk Transportation Planning Organization has adopted a target of zero traffic fatalities on Polk County roads by the year 2040.

Two women walking on sidewalk.

Pedestrian and Bicycle Fatalities

Pedestrian and bicycle safety is an area of focus for the Polk TPO. There were 194 fatalities resulting from pedestrian and bicycle crashes between 2006 – 2016.

Bar chart representing the number of pedestrian and bicycle fatalities between 2006 and 2016.

TPO Safety Initiatives

Bicycle Safety Action Plan
Pedestrian Safety Action Plan


Know safety, no injury.
No safety, know injury.

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About Us

The Polk Transportation Planning Organization (TPO) is the lead transportation for Polk county. The Polk TPO does not discriminate on the basis of race, color or national origin in the administration of programs, activities or services. Learn more about the TPO's Non Discrimination Policy.

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