Public Meetings: Look Forward Lakeland Survey
What: Comprehensive Plan Update Public Meetings
When: June 25, 2019 - July 18, 2019
Where: Multiple Locations: Lakeland, FL
Why: To gather citizen input on our growth strategy for the next decade (2020-2030)
*Light refreshments will be provided
*Technology will be available to take Look Forward Lakeland Survey
LAKELAND, FL (June 21, 2019) | The Community & Economic Development Department of the City of Lakeland is facilitating 8 public meetings throughout the City to engage citizens on the importance of our Comprehensive Plan and how it relates to Lakeland's quality of life. These public meetings are open to anyone who lives, works, shops, or attends school in Lakeland! Attendees will be able to take the interactive survey at the meeting with staff present to answer any questions.
|June 25, 2019: 6:00PM-7:00PM||Lakeland Public Library: 100 Lake Morton Dr, Lakeland, FL 33801||http://bit.ly/2Itbeuw|
|June 27, 2019: 6:30PM-7:30PM||Carlton-Palmore Elementary School: 3725 Cleveland Heights Blvd. Lakeland, FL 33803||http://bit.ly/31JLAci|
|July 08, 2019: 6:30PM-7:30PM||Dixieland Elementary School: 416 Ariana St, Lakeland, FL 33803||http://bit.ly/2RnGqho|
|July 09, 2019: 6:30PM-7:30PM||Kelly Recreation Complex: 404 Imperial Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33803||http://bit.ly/2RpPTVD|
|July 11, 2019: 7:00PM-8:00PM||Coleman-Bush Building: 1104 Martin Luther King Jr Ave, Lakeland, FL 33805||http://bit.ly/2x7HMDG|
|July 15, 2019: 7:15PM-8:15PM||Lake Gibson Village: 771 Carpenters Way, Lakeland, FL 33809||http://bit.ly/2ZFF2d9|
|July 16, 2019: 6:30PM-7:30PM||Sleepy Hill Elementary: 2285 Sleepy Hill Rd, Lakeland, FL 33810||http://bit.ly/2FkNWoE|
|July 18, 2019: 6:30PM-7:30PM||Parker Street Ministries: 719 N Massachusetts Ave, Lakeland, FL 33801||http://bit.ly/2L3wN6n|
GOAL:The goal is to identify the issues that are important to City residents, neighborhoods, businesses, and organizations to determine how the growth plan should be modified and how City finances and resources should be redirected to address key issues.
For more information, please visit www.lakelandgov.net/lookforward
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.
Citizens are also invited to follow the City on social media.