Meet your Commissioners
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Please click on a Commissioner from the picture to see their information.


The Board of County Commissioners serves as the executive and administrative authority for the county. Just a few of The Board of County Commissioners duties include:

  1. Controlling, maintaining, and supervising county property.
  2. Auditing and authorizing of claims against the county.
  3. Authorization of contracts and received bids.
  4. Supervising construction and maintenance of roads and bridges.
  5. Serve as the Board of Finance to approve the County's annual budget.

Members & Terms of Office

Hardee County is governed by a Board of Commissioners consisting of 5 elected persons. The commissioners are elected from separate districts, (in which they must reside), but by vote of the county as a whole.

The terms of office of the County Commissioners are 4 years on a staggered basis. In general, the Board of Commissioners is responsible for the administration of county business. The Commissioners may enact ordinances to meet local conditions and exercise other authority vested in the board by the legislature.

Regular Meetings

The Hardee County Board Of Commissioners will meet on the following dates in 2019. Meetings are held in the Commissioners Chambers at the Hardee County Annex. View the Board of County Commissioners Calendar for more information on scheduled meetings and times.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

To view Commissioners' Agendas and Minutes; please visit Agendas and Minutes.

Contact Information

Hardee County Board of County Commissioners
412 W Orange St, Room 103
Wauchula, FL 33873
Office Phone: (863) 773-9430

Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.