Independent Registered Municipal Advisor Representation

By publicly posting the following written disclosure, Polk County, Florida, intends that market participants receive
and use it for purposes of the independent registered municipal advisor exemption to the SEC municipal advisor
rule.

Polk County, Florida, has retained RBC Capital Markets, LLC, as its municipal advisor. We are represented by
and will rely on our municipal advisor to provide advice concerning the issuance of municipal securities,
investment of bond proceeds and escrow investments. The personnel of our municipal advisor, who will advise
us on such matters, have not been associated with another broker dealer firm other than RBC Capital Markets,
LLC, within the two years prior to the date of this certificate. This certificate may be relied upon until posted
otherwise. Any materials may be addressed to us at DeeDeeBeaver@polk-county.net and to our municipal
advisor at Julie.santamaria@rbccm.com.