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Michael Whigham
(863) 834-3300

Matt Glenn
Construction Supervisor
(863) 834-3304

Warren Bryant
Maintenance Supervisor
(863) 834-3302

Construction & Maintenance
407 Fairway Avenue
Lakeland, Fl 33801
Main Number: (863) 834-3300

Office Hours:
Monday through Thursday: 6:30 AM to 5:00 PM

Current Projects

834-roadThe Public Works Construction & Maintenance Division is continually looking for ways to keep Lakeland citizens better informed about road, sidewalk, lake, stormwater, drainage, and other infrastructure improvements. The latest tool is a telephone line devoted to giving you the latest project information. The ROAD phone (834-ROAD) is updated at least weekly and has information regarding when, where, what, and for how long a project will take place. The message includes suggestions for alternate routes when they are suggested, and notifies you when roads will be closed totally.

Please check this phone message frequently and encourage your family and neighbors to do the same.

S Massachusetts Ave ADA Ramps

Beginning 1/14/16 City crews will be reconstructing curb ramps, sidewalk, and driveway aprons to ADA compliance along both sides of Massachusetts Ave from Lake Morton to Cedar Street. Lanes will be reduced to one lane adjacent to work zones for motorist and construction personnel safety. Pedestrians should avoid affected areas and follow pedestrian signage for safe crossings. Every effort will be made to keep delays to a minimum. This work is expected to last three months.

The Lincoln Avenue Sidewalk

City of Lakeland crews will be constructing a new sidewalk along the East side of Lincoln Ave from Hancock Street to Park Street. Every effort will be made to alleviate inconveniences; however, temporary delays can be expected. During construction some driveway aprons will need to be reconstructed to meet standards. We will make every effort to make contact with the property owners that will be affected to schedule the best time for the removal and replacement of their driveway aprons. The City of Lakeland appreciates your patience as we work to enhance pedestrian mobility in your neighborhood.

Central Avenue ADA Ramps

Contractors working for City of Lakeland will be repairing and replacing handicap ramps along Central Av as part of the future resurfacing of Ruby St, Oak Hill St, Dorothy St and Josephine St roads will remain open however; delays will occur. Work is expected to take 1 week to complete.

Central Avenue Drainage Improvements

A contractor working for the City of Lakeland will be constructing a new storm drain system along Central Avenue south of Greenwood Street. Construction will require closing segments of Central Avenue from December 2015 to April 2016.

Road Resurfacing

Contractors working for the City of Lakeland will begin resurfacing area roads January 5th, 2016. Roads will remain open however, delays are expected. The following roads are scheduled to be resurfaced this week.

Gilmore Av
Lake Av
Gardens St
Marjorie St
Josephine St
Osban St
Leighton Av
Allameda Dr N and S
St James Av
Denton St
S Oakland Av
Berkley Av
Warrington Av
Jonilla Av

Contractors are expected to be in town for 6 weeks weather permitting.