• Instagram Icon
  • Vimeo Icon
  • YouTube Icon
  • Snapchat Icon
  • Nextdoor Icon
  • Search Icon
main content

Boards & Committees

Code Enforcement Board

The City uses a Code Enforcement Board made up of seven (7) regular members and up to two (2) alternates, each appointed by the City Commission, to consider continued and repeat violations of the City's codes and ordinances.  The Board meets once monthly on the fourth Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. in the City Commission Chambers at City Hall, 228 S. Massachusetts Avenue, Lakeland, FL  33801.  Click here to view hearing agendas.

*Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Code Enforcement Board Meetings are being held remotely via GoToMeeting until further notice. Public participation is welcome by using the dial-in number located on the municipal boards calendar.

The current members of the Code Enforcement Board are...

  • Veronica Rountree, Chair
  • Rick Garrity, Vice Chair
  • David Hitchcock
  • Ryan Duke
  • William Wainwright
  • Tin Gaige
  • Jordon Corbin
  • Lolita Berrien, Alternate member

PLEASE NOTE: Should you have a need to contact the Board, please direct your inquiry care of the City of Lakeland Neighborhood Services Division, 1104 Martin L. King, Jr. Avenue, Lakeland, FL  33805 or by email to code@lakelandgov.net.

Hearing Officer

In addition to the full Code Enforcement Board, the City utilizes a Code Enforcement Board Hearing Officer, also appointed by the City Commission, who typically considers first time violations, makes findings, and issues orders consistent with those findings.  The Hearing Officer also considers contested Red Light Camera violations and requests for payment extensions.  Click here to view hearing agendas.

A stock photo of a group of individuals in a meeting sitting around a table 

Interested in serving on the Code Enforcement Board?

Visit our Municipal Boards & Committees page for more information and to submit an application.