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Holiday Hours & Closings


City offices will be closed on the following dates:

2020

New Year's Day Wednesday, January 1, 2020
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday, January 20, 2020
Memorial Day Monday, May 25, 2020
Independence Day Saturday, July 4, 2020*
*Observed on Friday, July 3, 2020
Labor Day Monday, September 7, 2020
Veterans Day Wednesday, November 11, 2020
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 26, 2020
Day After Thanksgiving Friday, November 27, 2020
Christmas Eve Thursday, December 24, 2020
Christmas Day Friday, December 25, 2020

  • Lakeland Electric

    Lakeland Electric will be closed for all City Holidays (listed above).

    During this time, customers may access their utility account(s) by telephone (863.834.9535) 7 days a week / 24 hours a day with no wait time to retrieve account balance and due date, make a payment, update your telephone number and request a payment extension if one is needed.

    If you are registered online, you can use E-bill (paperless billing). This includes bill pay, bill summary, transaction history and consumption history. When enrolling you can create a personal login, allowing you free in-depth account management 24 hours a day/ 7 days a week. Enroll in Lakeland Electric's free paperless billing at ebill.lakelandelectric.com.


     Outages & Emergencies

    If you experience an outage 11/28 - 12/1 in your zone or you want to report a power outage or electrical emergency such as a downed power line, please call Lakeland Electric's dedicated toll-free automated system at 863.834.4248.

  • Lakeland Public Libraries

    All Lakeland Public Libraries will be closed for all City Holidays (listed above).

    Additional Info/Early Closures

    • Close at 7 p.m. on December 23rd - Main and Larry R. Jackson Branch Libraries
      eLibrary closes at the normal time (6 p.m.)
    • Close at 5 p.m. the day before Thanksgiving
    • Close at 5 p.m. New Year's Eve
    • The Main Library typically closes the Sunday of Mayfaire weekend in May. Contact the Polk Museum of Art for info on Mayfaire 2021.
  • Parks & Recreation

    All Recreation Centers, Offices, Gandy Pool, and Libraries will be closed for all City Holidays (listed above).

    Additional Info/Early Closures

    Libraries, Recreation Centers, and Gandy Pool:

    • Close at 5 p.m. the day before Thanksgiving
    • Closed Thanksgiving Day, and Friday after Thanksgiving
    • Closed Christmas Eve & Christmas Day
    • Close at 5 p.m. New Year's Eve
    • Closed New Years Day

    Gated Parks & the Heights

    • Closed Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day
    • Gated Parks - Close at 4 p.m. Christmas Eve & New Year’s Eve
    • Cleveland Heights Golf Course will be OPEN year-round.

    ***Non-gated parks will be accessible throughout the holiday season. Restrooms and trash cans will not be refreshed on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. We appreciate the publics' assistance in keeping our public spaces clean and safe.***

    Gated Parks Include: Common Ground Playground, Lake Parker Park, Lake Crago Park, Peterson Park, Douglas Cook Park, Fletcher Park at Lake Bonny, Hollis Garden, Barnett Family Park, and Cypress Youth Sports Complex.

  • Solid Waste Collection

    2020


    Veterans Day
    Wednesday, November 11, 2020
    Customer Service Offices Closed

    There will be NO day changes to your collection days.
    ALL customers will be collected on their normal collection days city-wide.


    Thanksgiving
    Thursday, November 26 & Friday, November 27, 2020
    Customer Service Offices Closed

    • Monday customers no change to your day of service
    • Tuesday customers no change to your day of service
    • Thursday customers will be collected on Friday, November 27, 2020
    • Friday customers will be collected on Saturday, November 28, 2020

    Christmas​ Eve & Christmas Day
    Thursday, December 24 & Friday, December 25, 2020
    Customer Service Offices Closed

    • Monday customers no change to your day of service
    • Tuesday customers no change to your day of service
    • Thursday customers no change to your day of service
    • Friday customers will be collected on Saturday, December 26, 2020

    2021*


    New Year's Day
    Friday, January 1, 2021
    Customer Service Offices Closed

    • Monday customers no change to your day of service
    • Tuesday customers no change to your day of service
    • Thursday customers no change to your day of service
    • Friday customers will be collected on Saturday, January 2, 2021

    Memorial Day
    Monday, May 31, 2021
    Customer Service Offices Closed

    • Monday customers will be collected on Tuesday, June 1, 2021
    • Tuesday customers will be collected on Wednesday, June 2, 2021
    • Thursday customers  no change to your day of service
    • Friday customers  no change to your day of service

    Independence Day
    Sunday, July 4, 2021
    Customer Service Offices Closed on Monday, July 5th

    There will be NO day changes to your collection days.
    ALL customers will be collected on their normal collection days city-wide.


    *Additional Solid Waste Info for remaining 2021 holidays coming soon.


    Full Calendar: All Solid Waste Holiday Schedules for Residential Service

    city of lakeland holiday schedule map

  • 2021 Holidays

    City offices will be closed on the following dates:

    2021

    New Year's Day Friday, January 1, 2021
    Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday, January 18, 2021
    Memorial Day Monday, May 31, 2021
    Independence Day Sunday, July 4, 2021*
    *Observed on Monday, July 5, 2021
    Labor Day Monday, September 6, 2021
    Veterans Day Thursday, November 11, 2021
    Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 25, 2021
    Day After Thanksgiving Friday, November 26, 2021
    Christmas Eve Friday, December 24, 2021
    Christmas Day Saturday, December 25, 2021*
    *Observed on Monday, December 27, 2021