The City of Lakeland's Public Works Department consists of seven divisions and 264 full-time employees. These seven divisions include Construction & Maintenance, Engineering, Facilities Maintenance, Fleet Management, Lakes & Stormwater, Solid Waste and Traffic Operations & Parking Services.


On May 11, 2018, a small group of individuals with Hearing Loss and Deafness joined the huge crowd enjoying the Hurricane Awareness Tour at Lakeland Linder Regional Airport. The group was met by Teresa Cornett, the Airport Property Manager and Jenny Sykes, City ADA Specialist.

 Hurricane Hunter Tour May 11, 2018           See More...


Divisions & Contacts Directory


DIRECTOR'S OFFICE


Heath Frederick
Director

Greg James
Assistant Director

CONSTRUCTION & MAINTENANCE


Michael Whigham
Manager

Warren Bryant
Supervisor

Matthew Glenn
Supervisor

ENGINEERING


John Casey
Manager

Ron Laubach
Professional Engineer

Richard Powell
City Surveyor

FACILITIES MAINTENANCE


Richard Baker
Manager

Terry Highsmith
Supervisor

Alan Lee
Supervisor


FLEET MANAGEMENT


Gary McLean
Manager

Phil Chaffin
Supervisor

LAKES & STORMWATER


Laurie Smith
Manager

Jessica Schilling
Senior Environmental Specialist

SOLID WASTE & RECYCLING


Gene Ginn
Manager

Debbie Almon
Program Coordinator  - Outreach and Education

Clay Gillem
Bulk and Roll-off Supervisor

Gordon Harper
Commercial Supervisor

Joe Paholski
Residential Automated Supervisor

Emanuel Rivers
Yard Waste Supervisor

TRAFFIC OPERATIONS & PARKING SERVICES


Angelo Rao
Manager

Rick Grube
Supervisor

Darryl Goolsby
Supervisor

John Yancey
Parking Services Supervisor