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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

FLVEC Web Button Final 2011

Florida High Tech 2014 Magazine

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Welcome

Welcome to Haines City EDC!

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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


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  • Great article on one of Polk County's Leaders. Great job, Stephanie !! Leadership Polk Vision

    LAKELAND | Recognition as an Emerging Leader came as icing on the cake for Stephanie Colon, who had already achieved her most important life goal.

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  • Please join us! 5k in the Park on Saturday, September 20, from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Lake Eva Park, in Haines City. Benefit Habitat for Humanity of East Polk County. For more information please contact Cyndi Jantomaso @ (863) 422-2525 http://ow.ly/BEtEC

    Habitat for Humanity 5K in the Park

    September 19

  • Haines City Commission Meeting today, September 18, starting at 7p.m. location 620 E. Main Street. Please join us! http://ow.ly/BEvOG

    Haines City is conveniently located in Central Florida and is referred to as the “Heart of Florida” due to its location.

    September 18

  • 8th thru 11th grade students interested in attending an Academy are encouraged to attend this information session.

    September 18

  • SAVE THE DATE: Little Black Dress Event, Friday, November 7th: 6 -9 p.m., Lake Eva Banquet Hall. Join us for a Ladies Night Out filled with glitz, glamour and fun! Music, Dancing, fashion show, products for women and much more! Tickets $30 per person. Tables of 8 and Sponsorships available. Contact the Chamber at 863-422-3751 for more information.

    September 17

  • Polk County’s official visitor information center, Polk Outpost 27, will host a weekly Farmers Market on Thursdays from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., beginning September 4 and running through May 28, 2015. The Farmers Market will be a new activity for Polk Outpost 27, and will offer local vendors the opportunity to share their produce with Polk County residents and visitors alike. http://ow.ly/BB8ru

    Visiting the Haines City Farmers Market is just the thing to do on a Saturday! You can’t beat the fresh taste of produce these growers and produce...

    September 17

  • Let's get ready to take computer classes with Polk State Corporate College IT/Computer. Register now!!! http://ow.ly/ByYdY

    Polk State College

    September 16

  • Please join us! 5k in the Park on Saturday, September 20, from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Lake Eva Park, in Haines City. Benefit Habitat for Humanity of East Polk County. For more information please contact Cyndi Jantomaso @ (863) 422-2525 http://ow.ly/ByUqD

    Habitat for Humanity 5K in the Park

    September 16

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    September 12

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    If the shortest distance between two places is a straight line, then the shortest way to a decision in site selection is knowing exactly where the... more >> Although a standard definition of ?quality of life? has never been universally agreed upon, attempts to measure quality of life have been.....

    September 12

  • Haines City EDC in Trade & Industry http://shar.es/11S7FR

    The Haines City Economic Development Council (HCEDC) is a not-for-profit, public/private partnership with a goal to recruit, retain and expand commercial and industrial business into Haines City, Florida. The Haines City EDC staff concentrates on

    September 12

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    Zaxby's Central Florida is now hiring and accepting employment applications! Apply for a job on-line today.

    September 11

RSS Haines City News

  • Boil Water Notification for Na-Dell Hills Subdivision September 17, 2014
    The purpose of this notification is to inform you that effective Wednesday, September 17, 2014, 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 the following areas affected in the Na-Dell Hills Subdivision in Haines City:... […]
    Rosie Hernandez
  • Boil Water Rescission Notification for 324 – 428 North 2nd Street September 8, 2014
    The intent of this message is to notify all City Residents that as of Monday, September 8, 2014, the precautionary Boil Water Notice that was sent out on Monday, September 8, 2014, for 324 – 428 North 2nd Street, is hereby rescinded following a water main break repair in your area. Satisfactory completion of the Bacteriological Surveys... […]
    Rosie Hernandez
  • Boil Water Notification for 324 – 428 North 2nd Street September 8, 2014
    The purpose of this notification is to inform you that effective Monday, September 8, 2014, 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 324 – 428 North 2nd Street in Haines City. This precautionary measure... […]
    Rosie Hernandez
  • Boil Water Rescission Notification for Na Dell Hills Subdivision September 4, 2014
    The intent of this message is to notify all City Residents that as of Thursday, September 4, 2014, the precautionary Boil Water Notice that was sent out on Wednesday, September 3, 2014, for the Na Dell Hills Subdivision, is hereby rescinded following a water main break repair in your area. Location of Affected Area: 2610 – 2613... […]
    Rosie Hernandez
  • Boil Water Notification for Na-Dell Hills Subdivision September 3, 2014
    The purpose of this notification is to inform you that effective Wednesday, September 3, 2014, 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 2610 – 2613 and 220 – 308 Crest Drive, Lake Breeze Drive,... […]
    Rosie Hernandez

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