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  • LAKELAND ENTERS PUBLIC/PRIVATE AGREEMENT FOR ADDITIONAL PARKING IN DOWNTOWN Posted 15 hours ago
    LAKELAND, FL (April 29, 2016) - The City of Lakeland has reached an agreement with Trinity Presbyterian Church located at 301 North Florida Avenue to utilize 60 paid parking spaces in the lot that faces Tennessee Avenue through a public/private solution to increase parking spots in downtown Lakeland. The City Commission is scheduled to vote on the agreement on May 2nd. Once approved, the 60 parking spaces will be available to the general public starting May 9th.
  • GREEN CELEBRATION HONORS EARTH DAY ON APRIL 22 Posted last week
    On Friday, April 22nd there will be a FREE Green Celebration in honor of Earth Day with a concert & showcase at the Frances Langford Promenade at Lake Mirror from 5:30 p.m.-9:00 p.m. There will be live music from the reggae band Redemption lead by front man Cliff Brown.
  • Lakeland First Responders Prepare for Disaster Management  Posted last week
    Lakeland, FL – Lakeland’s First Responders are preparing for future disasters at the Emergency Management Institute in Emittsburg, Maryland this week, gaining valuable knowledge in disaster management strategies. Representatives from the City of Lakeland include the Lakeland Fire Department’s Assistant Chief of Operations, Douglas Riley, Battalion Chiefs John Maddox and Mike Williams, Lakeland Police Department Captains Steve Walker and Hans Lehman, and the Lakeland Center’s Brandon Flynn.
  • Downtown CSX Rail Crossings to Close Week of April 19th for Maintenance Work Posted 2 weeks ago
    CSX Transportation will be conducting maintenance work on its rail line through Downtown Lakeland that will require the closure of the following crossings, starting on Tuesday afternoon, April 19th:
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