TOWNE PARK COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT

Est. 2014; Located in Polk County, Florida

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Basic Information

Background

The Towne Park Community Development District (“District”) is an independent special district, created pursuant to and existing under the provisions of Chapter 190, Florida Statutes, and established by the City Commission of the City of Lakeland’s approval of Ordinance No. 14-051, on November 3, 2014.  It is located south of W Pipkin Road and north of Ewell Road, just east of County Line Road in the City of Lakeland, Polk County. The District includes within its boundaries approximately 585 acres.

 

A map of the District’s boundaries can be found here: PDF | RTF

For information on obtaining access to the amenities please email: amenityaccess@gmscfl.com

BOARD INFORMATION

The Board of Supervisors of the Towne Park Community Development District will hold their regular meetings for Fiscal Year 2024 on the first Tuesday of each month at 4:00 PM at the Towne Park Amenity Center #1, 3883 White Ibis Road, Lakeland, FL 33811, unless otherwise indicated as follows:

October 3, 2023

November 7, 2023

December 5, 2023 at 6:00 p.m. – CANCELED

December 19, 2023

January 2, 2024 – CANCELED

February 6, 2024

March 5, 2024 at 6:00 p.m.

April 2, 2024

May 7, 2024 at 6:00 p.m.

June 4, 2024

July 2, 2024

August 6, 2024 at 6:00 p.m.

September 3, 2024

Governmental Management Services – Central Florida LLC

Governmental Management Services (GMS) is family of limited liability companies that was established on November 26, 2004 for the purpose of providing special district management services to Community Development Districts (CDD). GMS currently has offices in Orlando, St. Cloud, Ft. Lauderdale, Tallahassee, Port St. Lucie, St. Augustine, and Jacksonville, Florida, and Knoxville, Tennessee. GMS currently manages over 160 Community Development Districts across the State of Florida.

Orlando Office

Address: 219 E. Livingston St
Orlando, FL 32801

Phone:(407) 841-5524
Fax:(407) 839-1526

www.govmgtsvc.com

MANAGEMENT SERVICES

  • Attend, record and conduct all regularly scheduled Board of Supervisors Meetings including landowners meetings.
  • Presentation of District’s annual budget in accordance with Chapter 190, Florida Statutes.
  • Ensure District is in compliance with administrative and financial reporting for Community Development Districts.
  • Correspond and communicate with Board of Supervisors and Staff to respond to the various needs of the District and Community.
  • Prepare agendas for circulation to the Board of Supervisors.
  • Prepare annual budget, annual audit, monthly disbursements.
  • Review annual insurance policy to ensure District maintains proper insurance coverage.

For information regarding this District, please contact the District Manager:

Tricia Adams
District Manager

tadams@gmscfl.com

COMMUNITY RESOURCES

COMMUNITY LINKS

PUBLIC RECORDS

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Budgets:

The Board adopts the budget each year in accordance with a process outlined in the Florida Statutes. Each Fiscal Year runs from October 1 to September 30. The Board will first approve a proposed budget in the spring and will provide it to Polk County and the City of Lakeland at least 60 days before the budget hearing, at which time the Board will adopt the final budget and levy the resulting non-ad valorem assessments.

  • Fiscal Year 2025 Proposed Budget
  • Fiscal Year 2024 Adopted Budget
  • Fiscal Year 2023 Adopted Budget
  • Fiscal Year 2023 Amended Budget
  • Fiscal Year 2022 Adopted Budget
  • Fiscal Year 2021 Adopted Budget
  • Fiscal Year 2021 Revised Budget

For anyone interested in adopted budgets prior to Fiscal Year 2018, please contact the District Office.

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 Audited Financial Statements:

As the District’s audited financial statements are prepared by an independent auditor, and accepted by the Board, we will post them on the website for your information. If you are interested in an audit for a previous fiscal year, please contact the District Office. For more information on audits, please visit http://www.myflorida.com/audgen/.

    • Fiscal Year 2022 Audit Report
    • Fiscal Year 2021 Audit Report
    • Fiscal Year 2020 Audit Report

Additional District Documents:

    • District Directory
    • Ordinance No. 14-051, Establishing the District
    • Rules of Procedure
    • Updated Amenity Policies & Rates
    • Amenity Access Form
    • Parking Rules
    • Easement Variance Policy Application

For more information on FL Ethics, please visit http://www.ethics.state.fl.us/ .

Meeting Agendas 2024

Meeting Agendas 2023

  • 09-05-23
  •  08-01-23
  •  07-11-23
  •  06-06-23
    • Agenda PDF | RTF
    • Minutes PDF | RTF
  •  05-02-23
    • Agenda PDF | RTF
    • Minutes PDF | RTF
  •  04-04-23
  • 03-28-23 Zoom Workshop
  •  03-07-23
  •  02-07-23
  •  01-03-23
  •  12-06-22
  •  11-01-22
  •  10-04-22

Meeting Agendas 2022

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Contact Info

Towne Park CDD
219 E. Livingston St
Orlando, FL 32801
(407) 841-5524

District Manager:
Tricia Adams
tadams@gmscfl.com

REGISTERED AGENT:
Jill Burns
Governmental Management Services – Central Florida LLC
219 E. Livingston St.
Orlando, FL 32801

THE CUSTODIAN OF PUBLIC RECORDS FOR THE DISTRICT IS GOVERNMENTAL MANAGEMENT SERVICES- CENTRAL FLORIDA, LLC. TO REQUEST PUBLIC RECORDS FROM THE DISTRICT YOU MAY CONTACT THE CUSTODIAN AT 219 E. LIVINGSTON ST., ORLANDO FL, 32801 TELEPHONE: 407-841–5524 FAX: 407-839-1526 EMAIL: RECORDREQUEST@GMSCFL.COM

Send Us a Message

Tricia Adams, DISTRICT MANAGER
tadams@gmscfl.com
Email the District Manager

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Note: Under Florida law, email addresses are public records. If you do not want your email address released in response to a public records request, do not send electronic mail to this entity. Instead, contact this office by phone or in writing.