City News Blog


This is the official blog of the City of Lakeland, Florida. Check back frequently to stay up to date with all that going on in our beautiful city!


Lakeland PAL Youth receives $25,000 from the George W Jenkins fund within the GiveWell Community Foundation for their 2016 Teen Mentoring Summer Program.

AMAZING! Thank you for investing in our youth!

Milling and Resurfacing of Portion of E Main Street Begins on Monday, May 16th

Contractors working for the City of Lakeland will begin milling of the roadway along East Main Street from West Lake Bonny Drive to Longfellow Boulevard on May 16th 2016 at 8:00 a.m. Milling is expected to take 2 days weather permitting. Roadways will remain open; however, delays are expected.

Paving of same section of roadway will begin on May 23rd and is also expected to take 2 days to complete weather permitting.

For questions please contact Troy McCain Pavement Management Coordinator at (863) 834-3303.