Dunn Resigns as City Commissioner of Lakeland
LAKELAND, FL (October 22, 2018) | At approximately 3:15 PM, the City of Lakeland received a hand-delivered letter (Document under ADA review) signed by Michael Dunn tendering his resignation as a Commissioner of the SW District of Lakeland effective October 20, 2018. City Attorney Tim McCausland said, "The resignation is effective upon receipt." The Lakeland City Commission will discuss the next steps and the process of replacing Dunn during a meeting on Friday, October 26th at 8 AM.
The meeting will take place at Lakeland City Hall, located at 228 South Massachusetts Avenue, Lakeland, FL 33801 (3rd Floor).
The City of Lakeland was incorporated January 1885 and has grown to become one of the largest inland communities in Florida. With a current population over 100,000 Lakeland continues to grow. It has been designated a Standard Metropolitan Statistical Area by the US Census Bureau for over 30 years. With tourist attractions and gulf beaches only an hour away, Lakeland continues to capitalize on its ideal central Florida location along the I-4 corridor. The City owns and operates Lakeland Electric, the third largest publicly owned utility in Florida and it was one of the first to offer power in the Sunshine State over 110 years ago.
For additional information about the City of Lakeland, please explore lakelandgov.net.
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