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Posted on: September 21, 2021

HCFD Certified in Safe Sleep Education

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When it comes to safe sleep education, the Haines City Fire Department is a trailblazer.

On Sept. 9, the agency became the first in Polk County to be certified to implement the Direct On Scene Education (DOSE) Safe Sleep program.  The program was ...

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Posted on: September 27, 2021

25 Years of Service: Esmeralda Stockstill

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When Utility Billing Supervisor, Esmeralda Stockstill, began her career at the City of Haines City, she didn’t see it lasting for very long.

She had previously spent more than a decade in the banking industry and was frustrated with how behind the times th...

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Posted on: September 2, 2021

EOM: Delia Sanchez

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Congratulations to Delia Sanchez!
She is our great city's Employee of the Month for September. 
A receptionist and secretary, Delia Sanchez is always kind and courteous to all patrons who frequent City Hall each afternoon. 
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