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Haines City is centrally located near I-4
and Route 27 in the “Heart of Florida.”
There is no better place to open, expand
or relocate your business.

Shovel Ready
Opportunities

Over 8.5 million people live within a 100
mile radius of Haines City making it an
ideal location to open, expand or relocate
your business.

Haines City Rail

Haines City Short Line Rail
The city owned 2.5 mile railroad spur
connects the central CSX railroad line
through the city to the Haines City Industrial park
located along County Road 544

Featured Board Member

Santiago Martha Santiago, Dean of Academic Affairs Polk State College Read more

Haines City Video

Partners

ALDI

Aldi Inc
A leader in the grocery retailing industry, ALDI operates nearly 1,300 US stores in 32 states.
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Virtual Entrepreneur
Center

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Office Address:
135 North 6th Street, First Floor Ste D
Haines City, FL 33844
Phone: 863-422-2525
Fax: 863-422-2577

Quick Links

 
City Manager’s Report
Website – City of Haines City
Phone- 863-421-3600
 
Central Florida Development Council
Website- CFDC
Phone- 863-534-4370
Fax- 863-534-0886
 
Florida High Tech Corridor Council
Website- FHTCC
Phone- 407-708-4630
Fax- 407-708-4635
 
Visit the High Tech Corridor
Enterprise Florida
Website- EFI
Phone- 407-956-5600
Fax- 407-956-5599
 
Colleges and Universities
Polk State College
Website-PSC
Phone- 863-297-1010
 
Florida Polytechnic
Website- Florida Polytechnic
Phone- 863-667-7000

Workforce
CareerSource Polk/Workforce 2020
Website- CareerSource Polk
Phone- 863-508-1600
Fax- 863- 508-1601

Featured Property

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Stay Plus Inn, exceptional well-maintained motel and grounds just 10 miles south of  I-4 on US 27.  Read more

  • Polk State Corporate College's Professional Development Institute - The Professional Development Institute (PDI) offers courses that allow professionals to increase their skill set and/or obtain new skills that are currently necessary in a competitive and global business environment. Students can choose from various programs and fields. A special Information Session will be held, Tuesday, July 29th, 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m ., Lakeland Campus Auditorium, LTB 1100, 3425 Winterlake Rd., Lakeland. To learn more about Polk State Corporate College's courses

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  • Let's all join together for Lake Eva Clean-Up! http://ow.ly/zvB7T

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  • If your looking for a job here is your opportunity Amazon is hiring. Apply Now!

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  • The Amazon team will be at the CareerSource Polk centers in both Lakeland and Winter Haven TODAY & TOMORROW from 8a to 4p to speak with jobseekers about employment opportunities in Lakeland, Davenport and Ruskin. If you're interested, I strongly suggest you make your way to one of the CSP sites. CSP Lakeland – 309 N. Ingraham Ave. CSP Winter Haven – 500 E. Lake Howard Drive If you have questions, please direct those questions to 863-508-1100. http://ow.ly/zuSKs

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    CareerSource Polk along with educational and employment experts invite you to transform your job search efforts with P5X on September 11, 2014.

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  • TICKETS!!!!! For 32nd Annual Pig Roast & Political Rally Going Fast. Call Cyndi @ 863-422-2525 http://ow.ly/zuR9X

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    The official home page of the Haines City Economic Development Council

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  • TICKETS!!!!! For 32nd Annual Pig Roast & Political Rally Going Fast. Call Cyndi @ 863-422-2525 http://ow.ly/zuR9X

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    The official home page of the Haines City Economic Development Council

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  • Emergency Rail Repairs Close Detour Road in Haines City Bartow, Fla. (July 21, 2014)— Damaged railroad tracks requiring emergency repairs have closed Detour Road between County Road 544 (Lake Marion Road) and Bannon Island Road in southeast Haines City for an unknown amount of time. Traffic will be detoured to State Road17 (Scenic Highway) to bypass rail crossing. For additional information, contact Gail Myhand with the City of Haines City at 863-287-8920. http://ow.ly/zuNrD

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    Polk County is strategically located in the center of the Florida peninsula, about equal distance from the east and west coast and half way between...

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  • Polk State Grad Finds Fulfillment Each Day in Work as Paramedic http://ow.ly/zuIPE

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    Polk State College

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  • Polk State Grad Finds Fulfillment Each Day in Work as Paramedic http://ow.ly/zuIPE

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    Polk State College

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  • Polk State Grad Finds Fulfillment Each Day in Work as Paramedic http://ow.ly/zuIPE

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    Polk State College

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  • Chamber Luncheon featuring an update from Eric Crump, Director of Polk State Aerospace and Patricia Jones, Dean of Academics and Student Services and at Polk State College.

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  • Great article Jacob Stuart !

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RSS Haines City News

  • Boil Water Notification for 3117 to 3137 E. Hinson Ave July 23, 2014
    The purpose of this notification is to inform you that due to a Water Main break, a loss of water pressure has been experienced, therefore as a precaution, the City of Haines City is issuing a boil water notice for 3117 – 3137 East Hinson Avenue.   This precautionary measure is designed to protect the safety and... The post Boil Water Notification for 3117 t
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  • Haines City Breaks GUINNESS WORLD RECORD® For The Most Sparklers Simultaneously Lit July 8, 2014
    Valued City Residents, Merchants, Business Owners, Neighbor and Visitors: Haines City, we did it! As our nation celebrated its 238th birthday on the Fourth of July, the City of Haines City also celebrated its centennial birthday. The celebration was by far one of the most memorable for us all, but one thing we must never... The post Haines City Breaks GUINNE
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  • Independence Day & Centennial Celebration in Haines City July 4, 2014
    Valued City Residents, Merchants, Business Owners, Neighbors and Visitors: As we celebrate our nation’s 238th birthday let us never forget the sacrifices that have been made along the journey. Our country is certainly great because of the men and women that have sacrificed their all for the freedoms that we all enjoy. The Fourth of... The post Independence D
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  • Wells Fargo Attempted Bank Robbery Suspect June 27, 2014
    The Haines City Police Department is seeking the assistance of the public in identifying an attempted bank robbery suspect. On today’s date at approximately 1430 hours, the Wells Fargo Bank located at 615 East Hinson Avenue, Haines City Fl. 33844, was entered by the below imaged suspect. The suspect made contact with a bank teller... The post Wells Fargo Att
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  • City Manager’s Report #14-038, a bi-weekly update of hot topics, follow-up items, and upcoming events. June 24, 2014
    The City Manager’s Report, is a bi-weekly update of hot topics, follow-up items, and upcoming events. View: City Manager’s Report #14-038 Click here to subscribe to the City Manager’s Report. The post City Manager’s Report #14-038, a bi-weekly update of hot topics, follow-up items, and upcoming events. appeared first on Haines City, Florida.
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