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  • LAURIE SMITH NAMED MANAGER OF LAKES & STORMWATER Posted 3 weeks ago
    LAKELAND, FL (June 29, 2016) - The Public Works Department is pleased to announce that Laurie Smith has been named Manager of Lakes & Stormwater. Smith has more than 20 years of experience in overseeing environmental compliance, construction management, and natural resource management programs. Prior to joining the City of Lakeland, Smith began her career in 1995 as an environmental consultant for Marin Environmental, overseeing contaminated property assessment and redevelopment projects.
  • Holiday Trash Collection - Fourth of July Posted last month
    City of Lakeland offices will be closed on Monday, July 4th in honor of Independence Day. Solid waste collection will not take place on Monday, July 4th. All City of Lakeland solid waste customers will have their garbage collected one day after their normal pick-up.
  • LAKE MORTON SHORELINE STABILIZATION PROJECT  Posted last month
    LAKELAND, FL (June 16, 2016) - The City of Lakeland will be planting aquatic plants and grasses along an area of shoreline on Lake Morton as part of an ongoing shoreline stabilization plan. Approximately 160 feet of shoreline on the southwest side of Lake Morton (across from E. Palmetto Street) is in need of immediate repair.
  • RED WHITE & KABOOM - BIG FIREWORKS AND AWESOME MUSIC Posted last month
    T.Mims Corp. Red, White & Kaboom Independence Celebration will take place at Lake Mirror along the Frances Langford Promenade on Sunday, July 3rd from 5:00 p.m. - 9 p.m. with a breathtaking fireworks display dazzling the crowd at 9 p.m. after Clemons Road and opening act FOUNT entertains the crowd.
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