The Streets & Drainage Division consists of a multi-talented team of construction and maintenance personnel, dedicated to providing quality and timely customer service. Our mission is to enhance the quality of life for Winter Haven residents by providing a responsive, cost-effective Public Works service.
The division is responsible for maintaining traffic signalization along state & local roadways, as well as City right-of-ways including sidewalks, trees, and drainage systems. The division also provides valuable support to other City Departments and State agencies.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Honored With Street Renaming
At the January 22 City Commission meeting, City Commissioners passed a Resolution approving the renaming of Avenue T NE/NW to Martin Luther King Boulevard from US Highway 17 to 11th Street NE. The renaming will officially occur AUGUST 1, 2018 to allow property owners sufficient time to make necessary adjustments. A guideline sheet listing information and various arrangements that could be implemented for a smoother transition can be found at: