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Beginning October 5th 2015 contractors working for the City of Lakeland will begin milling and resurfacing North Socrum Loop Rd from Daughtery Rd/Walt Loop Rd to Marcum.

Traffic will remain open and work will be performed between the hours of 8:00a.m.— 4:30 p.m. Delays are expected and uneven lanes will occur. Residents are urged to use caution through the work zone.

Work is expected to take 2 weeks weather permitting. For questions please contact Troy McCain at (863) 834-3303.



City crews will begin construction on a Multi-use trail on New Jersey Road between Edgewood Drive and Crystal Lake Drive on January 5th. Periodic lane closures with flaggers may create temporary delays.

Beginning January 12th New Jersey Road/ Sylvester Road intersection will be closed to thru traffic for approximately two weeks.

Detours will be clearly marked.


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.



Lake Beulah Drive from Lemon Street to Lime Street will be closed Due to construction from February 3rd to February 7th. Detours will be clearly marked. For questions, contact our Construction & Maintenance Division at 863-834-3300.