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Greg James, Interim Director of Public Works

Contact our office via email or call us at (863) 834-6040, weekdays from 8am to 5pm.

Our administrative offices are located at City Hall in downtown Lakeland.City Hall

Send written inquiries to:
Public Works Director's Office
City Hall
228 S. Massachusetts Avenue
Lakeland, FL 33801

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Public Works Department

The City of Lakeland's Public Works Department consists of seven divisions and 264 full-time employees. These seven divisions include Engineering, Construction & Maintenance, Traffic Operations & Parking Services, Lakes & Stormwater, Facilities Maintenance, Fleet Management and Solid Waste. The fiscal year 2015 budget for the Public Works Department is $61.2 million. This Department also oversees a capital improvement plan budget of $21.5 million.


The Public Works Department has completed a major proposed revision to the City of Lakeland Engineering Standards Manual, Volume 2. A comment period will begin February 1st, 2016 and end on March 2nd, 2016.   Feedback should be directed to Joe Baan, P.E., Engineering Manager.

Memo to Engineering Standars Users

Proposed Changes to the Standards Manual Volume 2

Draft of Revised Standards Manual Volume 2