Link2Lakeland - New Mobile App

Mobile users can stay connected with the City of Lakeland by using our new Link2Lakeland app.  Users can access the most recent news posts, view upcoming City events with the community calendar, report neighborhood issues and much more. The City’s official FaceBook page, Twitter feed and YouTube channel can also be accessed very easily with the touch of the screen.  Citizen engagement makes Lakeland a better place and the community is encouraged to join the conversation through social media to learn what the City does each day and how they can play a part. 


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City Boards & Committees - The City of Lakeland wants YOU to get involved in your local government. We believe it is important to have an informed and engaged citizenry and therefore encourage citizen input and participation. We are seeking applicants for several boards and committees to give residents an insight and a voice on important community issues.  Sign Up Today!

 

Recent Posts

  • GIDDENS NAMED AS HEAD OF LAKELAND POLICE DEPARTMENT KIRK NAMED AS ASSISTANT CHIEF Posted 1 days ago
    City Manager Doug Thomas is very pleased to announce that two of the three finalists for the Lakeland Police Department’s Chief of Police will be part of the administration that will continue to move the Department forward. Larry Giddens who was serving as the Department’s Interim Chief was named Lakeland’s Chief of Police and Lieutenant Colonel Tony Kirk will move from his current position as Deputy Chief in Topeka, Kansas to serve as an Assistant Chief with the Lakeland Police Department.
  • LAKELAND POLICE CHIEF CANDIDATE LIST NARROWED TO FINAL THREE Posted 2 weeks ago
    The Lakeland Police Chief Search Advisory Committee met with the seven semifinalist candidates during panel interviews and after the process the group has been narrowed to three finalists that include Lakeland Interim Police Chief Larry Giddens, Brian Harris currently serving on the DeKalb County Police Department as Assistant Chief, and Tony Kirk serving on the Topeka, Kansas Police Department as Deputy Chief.
  • Road Construction at N Bella Vista St Begins December 8, 2014 Posted 2 weeks ago
    Construction work on the north side of Bella Vista Street from US 98 to Gilmore Ave will begin Monday December 8, 2014. Temporary Lane closures will be required to perform the work. Your patience will be appreciated as our construction workers are working in the street.
  • Uniform Method of Collection Resolution – Fire Assessment Posted 3 weeks ago
    The City Commission will consider adopting a resolution at its regularly scheduled December 15 meeting relating to the method of billing and collecting any potential fire assessment the Commission may adopt. State law requires that a local government collecting a non-ad valorem special assessment for the first time adopt a resolution prior to January 1, or March 1 under certain circumstances, if it wishes to collect the assessment utilizing the tax bills issued for property taxes. The proposed resolution only addresses the method of billing and collection if a fire assessment is adopted and does not constitute the actual adoption of a fire assessment. Further action by the City Commission, after a duly noticed public hearing, will be necessary before the official adoption of any fire assessment.
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