Public Notice: Northbound Lane of S Lake Parker Avenue to Close Between E Lime & Orange Streets for Manhole Repairs
LAKELAND, FL (November 18, 2020) | On Sunday, November 22nd at 7 a.m. the City of Lakeland’s Waste Water Collection Division will have a contractor on-scene to repair a roadway depression caused by groundwater infiltration into a sewer manhole (see map). In order to complete this repair, the northbound lanes of South Lake Parker Avenue will need to be closed between East Lime Street and East Orange Street. Traffic on South Lake Parker Avenue will be reduced to one lane in each direction and both directions of travel will be shifted to the southbound lanes. Vehicles will be diverted back to normal traffic operations once past the construction zone. It is anticipated that the work will take all day on Sunday, November 22nd.
Northbound lanes of S Lake Parker Avenue will be closed between E Lime Street and E Orange Street. Traffic on S Lake Parker Avenue will be reduced to one lane in each direction and shifted over to the southbound lanes in the construction area.
The City of Lakeland was incorporated in January 1885 and has grown to become one of the largest inland communities in Florida. With a current population of over 100,000, Lakeland continues to grow. It has been designated a Standard Metropolitan Statistical Area by the US Census Bureau for over 30 years. With tourist attractions and gulf beaches only an hour away, Lakeland continues to capitalize on its ideal central Florida location along the I-4 corridor. The City owns and operates Lakeland Electric, the third-largest publicly owned utility in Florida and it was one of the first to offer power in the Sunshine State over 110 years ago.
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