Boards & Committees


Code Enforcement Board

The City uses a Code Enforcement Board made up of seven (7) regular members and up to two (2) alternates, each appointed by the City Commission, to consider continued and repeat violations of the City's codes and ordinances.  The Board meets once monthly on the fourth Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. in the City Commission Chambers at City Hall, 228 S. Massachusetts Avenue, Lakeland, FL  33801.  Click here to view hearing agendas.

The current members of the Code Enforcement Board are...

  • Jack Strollo, Chair
  • Michael Dunn, Vice Chair
  • Glea DeVrieze
  • Rick Garrity
  • Dana Kelly
  • Raydene Read
  • Bill Wheeler
  • Sonja Perez, Alternate
  • Veronica Rountree, Alternate

PLEASE NOTE: Should you have a need to contact the Board, please direct your inquiry care of the City of Lakeland Neighborhood Services Division, 1104 Martin L. King, Jr. Avenue, Lakeland, FL  33805 or by email to code@lakelandgov.net.


Hearing Officer

In addition to the full Code Enforcement Board, the City utilizes a Code Enforcement Board Hearing Officer, also appointed by the City Commission, who typically considers first time violations, makes findings, and issues orders consistent with those findings.  The Hearing Officer also considers contested Red Light Camera violations and requests for payment extensions.  Click here to view hearing agendas.

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Interested in serving on the Code Enforcement Board?

Visit our Municipal Boards & Committees page for more information and to submit an application.