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  • LAKE MORTON SHORELINE STABILIZATION PROJECT  Posted last week
    LAKELAND, FL (June 16, 2016) - The City of Lakeland will be planting aquatic plants and grasses along an area of shoreline on Lake Morton as part of an ongoing shoreline stabilization plan. Approximately 160 feet of shoreline on the southwest side of Lake Morton (across from E. Palmetto Street) is in need of immediate repair.
  • RED WHITE & KABOOM - BIG FIREWORKS AND AWESOME MUSIC Posted last week
    T.Mims Corp. Red, White & Kaboom Independence Celebration will take place at Lake Mirror along the Frances Langford Promenade on Sunday, July 3rd from 5:00 p.m. - 9 p.m. with a breathtaking fireworks display dazzling the crowd at 9 p.m. after Clemons Road and opening act FOUNT entertains the crowd.
  • LAKELAND ELECTRIC FUEL DECREASE EFFECTIVE JULY 2016 Posted 2 weeks ago
    The Lakeland City Commission voted to decrease the fuel charge for Lakeland Electric customers $2.75 per 1,000 kWh effective for meters read on or after July 1, 2016. The new fuel charge will be $34.25 per 1,000 kWh. After listening to a presentation at the Monday, June 6th Utility Committee meeting, staff recommended a decrease to the current fuel charge based on fuel forecasts in both the natural gas and coal markets. With the fuel decrease, Lakeland Electric will have the lowest residential utility rates in the state based on the average use per household calculated at 1,200 kWh per month.
  • Missing/Endangered Person Larry Langford Posted 2 weeks ago
    Lakeland Police are searching for missing/endangered person Larry Langford, W/M, age 53, 5’10” tall and weighing 200 pounds. Langford went missing at 0830 hours on 6/4/16 from the Lake Wire Retirement Center, 315 West Peachtree Street, Lakeland, Florida.
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