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Holiday Hours & Closings


City offices will be closed on the following dates:


2022

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday, January 17, 2022
Memorial Day Monday, May 30, 2022
Independence Day Monday, July 4, 2022
Labor Day Monday, September 5, 2022
Veterans Day Friday, November 11, 2022
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 24, 2022
Day After Thanksgiving Friday, November 25, 2022
Christmas Eve

Saturday, December 24, 2022
*Observed on Friday, December 23, 2022

Christmas Day Sunday, December 25, 2022
*Observed on Monday, December 26, 2022
New Year's Day Sunday, January 1, 2023
*Observed on Monday, January 2, 2023

  • 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

    2022*


    Thanksgiving
    Thursday, Nov 24-25, 2022
    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 25, 2022
    • Friday customers will be collected on Saturday, November 26, 2022

     

    Christmas
    Thursday, Dec 25, 2022
    Observed on Monday, December 26, 2022
    Customer Service Offices Closed

    • There are no day changes to any solid waste services city-wide.
    • All residential collection routes are on their normally scheduled day.

     


    *Additional Solid Waste Info for 2023 holidays coming soon.


    Full Calendar: All Solid Waste Holiday Schedules for Residential Service

    city of lakeland holiday schedule map