In case you missed it, here's what happened over the last week in Lakeland...and more!
The City Commission met on Friday morning to review the agenda for the upcoming City Commission Meeting on Monday, November 5th at 3 PM. Here a few Update on the Go! highlights of some of those agenda items.
On Monday, October 29th, in preparation for Friday's Agenda Study, Interim City Commissioner Don Selvage was sworn in by City Clerk, Kelly Koos.
The date for the special election to permanently fill this interim seat has been set to January 15, 2019, and the estimated cost will be approximately $65K.
A LOT went on this Halloween in Lakeland! From Truck or Treat with the Lakeland Fire Department and LakelandPD to Parks and Recreation's Flashlight Egg Hunt and Kids' Tennis Halloween Spectacular and our #iamlakeland Halloween album where citizens shared their favorite costumes and decorations, we've got a lot of pictures to share! Just click the links above to view all of the photos.
Have you seen the big green 'river boat' on Lake Wire this week? Christina stopped by to see what Lakes and Stormwater was up to and got a little Hands-On Experience as well!
Communications' Christina Camp met up with Tom Wheatley, the Superintendent of Cemeteries for Parks & Recreation, who shared some interesting facts and provided some cemetery etiquette. Take a look!
For the fourth year in a row, the Lakeland Fire Department and SPCA Florida proudly present their Rescued Pets Calendar! The calendar features beautifully photographed SPCA Florida rescued pets and buff Lakeland firefighters. Each month of the year also features helpful safety tips and information from both organizations.
The high-quality calendars can be purchased for a $10 donation and make the perfect gift for the upcoming holidays.
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As of November 2, 2018