Section 86-2 of the Lakeland Code of Ordinances prohibits untended growth, grass and weeds in excess of 12 inches in height. Below is an example of prohibited overgrowth.
The Code Enforcement Office has created the brochure, Lakeland Up to Code, to inform property owners and tenants of some of the most common violations within the City of Lakeland.
For additional information, and links to specific ordinance text, see the Common Code Violations below.
You may also review Lakeland's Code of Ordinances and Land Development Code.