The county's water use restrictions apply to all customers, residential and commercial, in unincorporated Polk. The restrictions also apply to all water sources, including wells and surface waters. Violating these restrictions may result in a fine of up to $500.
For questions and inquiries, or to report a water use violation, call Water Resource Enforcement at (863) 298-4211, or email wre@Polk-County.net. Please provide the following information:
- Violation address
- Date and time of the violation
- The nature of the violation (i.e. watering on a non-watering day, watering during non-watering time, etc.)
- Your name and contact information (optional)
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