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Elections

 

 


 2019 MUNICIPAL ELECTION

NOVEMBER 5, 2019

(Run-off Election on December 3, 2019, if necessary.)

At said election, qualified voters will decide on the following positions:

Northwest Commissioner - District A
 Northeast Commissioner - District B
 Commissioner at Large - #2

Candidate packets are available now.

Please contact the City Clerk for an appointment

(863)834-6210

Qualifying shall be from Noon, September 16, 2019 to Noon, September 20, 2019.

FOR POTENTIAL CANDIDATES

A person interested in running for commission can read up on requirements at the following links.

https://www.municode.com/library/fl/lakeland/codes/code_of_ordinances?nodeId=PTIITHCO_CH30EL

https://www.municode.com/library/fl/lakeland/codes/code_of_ordinances?nodeId=PTICHRELA_DIVIAMCHLA1976_S10CICO

Each candidate will be required to sign an oath that they meet these requirements.

Please direct any other questions to

Kelly Koos, MMC
City Clerk, City of Lakeland
228 S. Massachusetts Avenue
Lakeland 33801
863.834.6210
kelly.koos@lakelandgov.net  

For information from the Polk County Supervisor of Elections, visit PolkElections.com, or call the Elections Office at 863.534.5888.


  • Register to Vote

    Lakeland City residents who are not registered to vote, but would like to participate in the January 15th Special Election, have until December 17th to submit their completed voter registration form to the Elections Headquarters in Bartow or at our Operations Center in Winter Haven. You may click here for the On-Line Registration Form Link to make any changes to your records for the January 15th Election.

    Voter registration forms may be downloaded here and mailed to the Elections Office at:

    Supervisor of Elections
    PO Box 1460
    Bartow FL, 33831 


    Form Locations

    Pickup a registration form at one of these Lakeland locations.

    Registered voters are reminded to update the Elections Office of any name or address change prior to Election Day. 

  • Ways to Vote
    1. Vote by mail:
      To request a vote by mail ballot, click here.

    2. Walk-In voting:  January 7th - January 14th (weekdays)

      Election Headquarters: 
      (Click here for map
      250 S. Broadway Ave, Bartow 
      8:30 AM - 4 PM Weekdays

      Operations Center(Click here for map)
      70 Florida Citrus Blvd, Winter Haven
      8:30 AM - 4 PM Weekdays

    3. Vote at your precinct
      Polls are open 7 AM to 7 PM on Tuesday, January 15, 2019.
      See Polling Locations Info on Next Tab.

     

  • Polling Locations (Your location may have changed for this Special Election.)

    ***Only City residents residing WITHIN the City limits are eligible to vote in this election.***


    Super Precincts

    Some voters will have a new polling location for this election only. Please use your precinct number, found on your voter information card, to select your polling location from the list below:

    • Precinct 112 votes at: (Click here for map)
      Gibsonia Baptist Church, 5440 US Hwy 98 N
    • Precincts 107, 117 and 125 votes at: (Click here for map)
      Believers' Fellowship Church, 5240 N Socrum Loop Rd 
    • Precinct 120 votes at: (Click here for map)
      The Estates at Carpenters, 1001 Carpenters Way 
    • Precinct 121 votes at: (Click here for map)
      Victory Assembly of God - Hospitality Suite, 1401 Griffin Rd 
    • Precincts 204, 205, 209, 210 and 212 votes at:(Click here for map)
      Coleman-Bush Building, 1104 Martin L King Jr Ave 
    • Precincts 201 and 206 votes at: (Click here for map)
      Lakeland 7th Day Adventist Church, 1435 Gilmore Ave 
    • Precincts 214, 216, 221, 222 votes at: (Click here for map)
      Florida Presbyterian Homes McArthur Center, 811 S. Lakeside Ave
    • Precincts 207, 211 and 217 votes at: (Click here for map)
      Lake Mirror Center, 121 S Lake Ave 
    • Precincts 213, 220 and 234 votes at: (Click here for map)
      Hilton Garden Inn, 3839 Don Emerson Dr  
    • Precincts 218, 223, 224, 225 and 228 votes at: (Click here for map)
      Chapel in the Grove, 1540 New Jersey Rd 
    • Precincts 229 and 233 votes at: (Click here for map)
      Kelly Recreation Complex, 404 Imperial Blvd 
    • Precincts 230, 231, 235 and 236 votes at: (Click here for map)
      Highland Park Church, 4730 Lakeland Highlands Rd 

    Alternate View:

    Precinct

    Combining Precincts

    Facility Location

    112   Gibsonia Baptist Church
    5440 US HWY 98 N
    117 107, 117, 125 Believers' Fellowship Church
    5240 N Socrum Loop Road
    120   The Estates at Carpenters
    1001 Carpenters Way
    121   Victory Assembly of God Hospitality Suite
    1401 Griffin Road
    204 204, 205, 209, 210, 212 Coleman-Bush Building
    1104 Martin L King Jr. Avenue
    206 201, 206 Lakeland 7th Day Adventist Church
    1435 Gilmore Avenue
    216 214, 216, 221, 222 Florida Presbyterian Homes McArthur Center
    811 S Lakeside Avenue
    217 207, 211, 217 Lake Mirror Center
    121 S Lake Avenue
    220 213, 220, 234 Hilton Garden Inn
    3839 Don Emerson Drive
    224 218, 223, 224, 225, 228 Chapel in the Grove
    1540 New Jersey Road
    229 229, 233 Kelly Recreation Complex
    404 Imperial Boulevard
    236 230, 231, 235, 236 Highland Park Church
    4730 Lakeland Highlands Road