Central Florida Mask Guidelines

Mask Requirements in Polk County


At this time, masks are not required by any Polk County, FL municipalities.

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Below you’ll find information about mask requirements in Polk County, based on city ordinances. Please note that while masks may not be required by a municipality, individual businesses may require guests to wear masks.

Mask Requirements in Polk County, by City

Lake Wales Mask Requirements

On June 15, 2021, the City of Lake Wales ended it’s mask mandate. Details are published at lakewalesfl.gov.

Masks are No Longer Required in Winter Haven

On October 15, 2020, Winter Haven City Commission allowed the City’s mask ordnance to expire.

The original ordnance can be found at mywinterhaven.com.

Please refer to LEGOLAND Florida Resort’s COVID-19 Safety Precautions if you are planning to visit the attraction. legoland.com/florida

Masks are No Longer Required in Lakeland

Lakeland City Commission recommends residents and visitors to follow CDC Guidelines for wearing masks and vaccinations, and you can view those recommendations at lakelandgov.net.

Masks are No Longer Required in Lake Alfred

On November 23, 2020, Lake Alfred City Commission allowed the City’s mask ordnance to expire.

Ordinance 1436-20 required masks within Lake Alfred city limits effective on July 21, 2020. Every person working, living, visiting, or doing business in the City of Lake Alfred, Florida, shall wear a face-covering consistent with CDC guidelines in any indoor location, other than their home or residence, when not maintaining social distancing from other persons, excluding family members or companions.

Central Florida Mask Guidelines

Central Florida Mask Guidelines

Central Florida Mask Guidelines

Information about COVID-19 Mask Guidelines, based on city ordinances in Lakeland, Winter Haven, and Lake Wales, Florida.

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