Frequently Asked Questions


Find the answer to the most commonly asked questions about county government using one of the following options.

  1. Browse through the categories below relating to Polk County programs and services.
  2. Contact us.


 Code Enforcement

 Comprehensive Plan

 Contractor License

 Emergency Medical Services

 Environmental Lands

 General Water Information

 Healthy Families

 History Center

 Housing and Neighborhood Development

 Impact Fees

 Land Development

 Land Use

 Mosquito Control

 Parks and Recreation


 Platting and Surveying

 Public Works

 Road Projects, Public Right-of-Way, Maintenance

 Street Lighting

 Traffic Signs, Speed Humps, Other Information

 Transit Services


 Waste and Recycling Division

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