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Public Notice – City Commission Workshop – 2021 Strategic Planning Retreat – April 1 & 2, 2021

Posted March 22nd, 2021

BOARD:        City Commission

MEETING:   City Commission Workshop2021 Strategic Planning Retreat

DATE(S) & TIME(S):      

Thursday, April 1, 2021, 8:30 a.m. to approximately 4:40 p.m.

Friday, April 2, 2021, 8:30 a.m. to approximately 3:50 p.m.

LOCATION: AdventHealth FieldHouse & Conference Center

210 Cypress Gardens Boulevard SW, Meeting Room A

Winter Haven, Florida 33884


Members of the public are invited to listen to or watch this City Commission Workshop via the Zoom virtual platform by registering in advance and connecting as follows:


For persons desiring to attend the public meeting by the Zoom virtual platform, please ensure that all registration and system requirements have been satisfied prior to the “DATES AND TIMES” provided herein.


For both days:

The Public may also attend at the AdventHealth FieldHouse & Conference Center. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, there is limited seating in Meeting Room A. However, there will be a room available in the AdventHealth Fieldhouse & Conference Center for the public to watch the workshop meeting via a monitor. Social distancing and other Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Florida Department of Health (FDOH) guidelines pertaining to COVID-19 will be followed and observed.

Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act and F.S. § 286.26, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this meeting is asked to advise the City at least 8 hours before the meeting by contacting: Vanessa Castillo, MMC, City Clerk at or (863) 291-5600, ext. 224. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the agency using the Florida Relay Service, 1(800)955-8771 (TDD) or 1(800)955-8770 (Voice).

If any person decides to appeal any decision made by the City Commission with respect to any matter considered at this meeting or hearing, he/she will need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceeding is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence from which the appeal is to be issued.

To view the agenda, click here: City of Winter Haven Strategic Planning Agenda – Packet Version