Projects


Projects Currently in Progress (Link to the Map)

  • Robson Street Sidewalk and Drainage

    Project work will continue on Monday, September 25, 2017.

    This project will construct a new sidewalk and storm drain system on the north side of Robson Street from Baird Avenue to North Florida Avenue.  It will also include the resurfacing of Robson Street.  Construction is in progress.   Robson Street is closed to through traffic west bound between North Florida Avenue and Baird Avenue.  West bound traffic will be detoured to West Carver Street.  Completion is scheduled for September 2017.  (Map)

    For questions, contact Michael Whigham, Manager of Construction & Maintenance, at 863.834.3300.

     

  • Rose Street Sidewalk

    Project work will continue on Monday, September 25, 2017.

    This project will complete the sidewalk corridor along Rose Street from the CSX Railroad Crossing beside US 98 to Gary Road. Funding for construction is provided through a Federal LAP grant.  Construction began July 17th, 2017 on this project. Rose Street travel lanes will be closed in phases throughout the six-month project. The first phase will be an east bound lane closure between Main Street and Ingraham Avenue from July 17th to approximately October 20th.  A detour route for east bound traffic will be clearly marked. (Map)

    For questions, contact Michael Whigham, Manager of Construction & Maintenance, at 863.834.3300.

     

  • Josephine Street Sidewalk

    City of Lakeland crews will be installing a new sidewalk on the south side of Josephine Street from the Westgate Trail to Pinewood Avenue beginning August 14, 2017.  No major delays are anticipated, however, motorists are encouraged to use caution traveling through the work zone.  This project will be complete by September 8, 2017. (Map)

    For questions, contact Michael Whigham, Manager of Construction & Maintenance, at 863.834.3300.

Upcoming Projects

  • Brunnell Parkway Sidewalk

    This project will construct a new sidewalk on the east side of Brunnell parkway from Memorial Boulevard north to W. 10th Street. A short section of sidewalk will be skipped just south of 7th street because of insufficient right-of-way but pedestrians will be able to use mid-block crosswalks to continue north. Design is complete and construction is planned for the Winter of 2017. Construction is funded by a Federal Local Agency Program Grant.

    Additional project-related information may also be obtained by contacting Ron Laubach, P.E., Public Works Engineering, at 863.834.6031.

    Brunnell Parkway Sidewalk Project Area Image

  • Garden Street Sidewalk

    This project will complete the sidewalk on the north side of Garden Street. Design will be completed in-house in 2017 with construction planned for 2018.

    Additional project-related information may also be obtained by contacting Ron Laubach, P.E., Public Works Engineering, City of Lakeland at 863.834.6031.

    Garden Street Sidewalk Project Area Image

  • Kettles Avenue Sidewalk

    This project will construct a sidewalk on the west side of Kettles Avenue. Design will be completed in-house in 2017 with construction planned for 2018.

    Additional project-related information may also be obtained by contacting Ron Laubach, P.E., Public Works Engineering, City of Lakeland at 863.834.6031.

    Kettles Avenue Sidewalk Project Area Image

  • Lakeland Park Drive Connector

    The Lakeland Park Drive Connector project will extend Lakeland Park Drive to Carpenters Way.  This 0.42-mile extension will provide a two-lane roadway, a 10’ wide shared-use path, street lighting, and a new intersection with Carpenters Way, which will be located between Interstate 4 and the Carpenters Way historic arch.

    The City’s engineering consultant, CivilSurv Design Group, Inc., has completed construction plans for the project and all permits have been obtained.  City staff is underway with purchasing the required land for the project.  Construction is funded and is anticipated to start by Summer 2017.

    The project contact is Mr. Greg James, Project Manager, at 863.834.8440. You may also follow the City of Lakeland Public Works Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/lakelandgov where project-related information on this and other projects will be posted periodically.

    Lakeland Park Drive Connector Proposed Area Image

  • Mall Hill Drive Widening

    This project will add bike lanes on both sides of Mall Hill Drive and complete the sidewalk on the west side of Mall Hill Drive from Griffin Road to Hampton Hills Drive. This project is being designed in-house. Construction by in-house forces is planned to begin in Fiscal Year 2018.

    Additional project-related information may also be obtained by contacting Joe Baan P.E., Public Works Engineering Manager, City of Lakeland at 863.834.6041.

    Mall Hill Drive Widening Image

  • New York Cycle Track

    This project will convert the southbound travel lane of New York Avenue from Lime Street to Main Street into a two-way bicycle facility. Streetscaping is also included as part of the project. It is part of an overall strategy to enhance the west side of Downtown Lakeland and create a more inviting bicycle and pedestrian environment between the Lakeland Center and Munn Park Historic District. Design will be completed in-house in 2017 with construction planned for 2018. Funding for construction is provided through a Federal LAP grant.  Additional project-related information may also be obtained by contacting Ron Laubach, P.E., Public Works Engineering, City of Lakeland at 863.834.6031.

    New York Avenue Cycle Track Image

  • North Wabash Avenue

    The North Wabash Avenue Extension project will extend North Wabash Avenue from 10th Street to Fairbanks Street.  This 0.85-mile project will provide a two-lane roadway, a 5’ wide sidewalks on both sides of the street, street lighting, a new railroad crossing, stormwater drainage system, and an improved intersection at 10th Street with the addition of a new traffic signal.

    The City’s engineering consultant, AECOM, has completed construction plans for the project and all permits have been received.  The City’s consultant, American Acquisition Group, LLC, is underway with purchasing the required land for the project.  Construction is funded and is anticipated to start by Spring 2018.

    The project contact is Mr. Greg James, Project Manager, via email or telephone at 863.834.8440.  You may also follow the City of Lakeland Public Works Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/lakdlandgov where project-related information on this and other projects will be posted periodically.

  • US 92 at Wabash Avenue Intersection

    The U.S. 92 at Wabash Avenue intersection project will enhance this intersection by constructing an additional eastbound left-turn lane.  Eastbound traffic will now have dual left-turn lanes, dual thru-lanes, and a right-turn lane.  The signalization for the intersection will also be re-constructed.

    The City’s engineering consultant, Bayside Engineering, Inc., has completed 30% construction plans for the project.  Construction is funded and is anticipated to start by Fall 2018.

    The project contact is Mr. Greg James, Project Manager, via email or telephone at 863.834.8440. You may also follow the City of Lakeland Public Works Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/lakelandgov where project-related information on this and other projects will be posted periodically.

  • South Wabash Avenue Extension

    This project begins at the intersection of Harden Boulevard at Beaker Boulevard and extends north to the intersection if Wabash Avenue at Ariana Street. It includes connections to Lakeside Village Shopping Center, Village Center Drive, Grasslands Boulevard, and Faye Street.  The project is currently under design, which is scheduled to be complete in 2017.  Construction is currently unfunded but planned for 2020.   Additional project-related information may also be obtained by contacting Joe Baan, P.E., Public Works Engineering Manager, City of Lakeland at 863.834.6041.

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