Economic Development Activity

The links below offer a snapshot of the Central Florida Development Council’s economic development activities undertaken to promote Polk County (Lakeland/Winter Haven Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)) as Florida’s best place for business, advocate for key business issues and facilitate collaborative partnerships.

Click here to learn about the strategic plan for economic development in Polk County.

The reports below detail projects, events, accomplishments and successes of the CFDC, its board and investor members as the organization strives to develop inclusive community prosperity in Polk County.

Economic Activity Reports

Fiscal Year 2018-19

Fiscal Year 2017-18

Fiscal Year 2016-17

Economic Development Projects