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Land Development Code


***DISCLAIMER***


The City of Lakeland's Community and Economic Development Department has posted the electronic version of the City of Lakeland Land Development Code on our website for the convenience of the public. Every effort has been made to ensure that the information contained herein is accurate and up-to-date. However, the City of Lakeland does not provide any guarantee, express or implied, as to the accuracy and/or completeness of the information contained herein; nor shall the City of Lakeland be liable for any errors, inaccuracies, or omissions, represented by the information contained herein. Furthermore, in no event will the City of Lakeland be liable for any lost profits or any damages, including direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or any other types of damages, arising out of the use of this electronic version of the City of Lakeland Land Development Code on the Internet.

If you are relying upon the Land Development Code to make a legal decision or a decision regarding purchase of property, you are urged to contact the City of Lakeland Community and Economic Development Department to request a zoning verification request.

The Community and Economic Development Department is located within City Hall at 228 S. Massachusetts Avenue, Lakeland, FL 33801, and can be reached by calling 863.834.6011.


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The draft versions of recent amendments to the Land Development Code can be found here:

Article 2 Use Standards & List Table Article 3 Form Standards for Building Heights Section 1.6 Definitions of Dwellings Article 2 LD Single-Family Development Standards
Article 4 Site Development Standards & Parking Article 2 Form Standards for Civic Space Article 3 Form Standards for Transparency  
Article 2 Use Standards and Food Trucks Article 3 Form Standards Multiple Article 9 Subdivision Standards  
Article 4 Site Development Standards for Wire Fencing Article 6 NR Protection Standards for Lakeshores Article 4 Site Development Standards for Equipment