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BOC Update

Here is a great update from the recent work session as reported by Lakeland Currnets. – Clark BOC work session – Dec. 4, 2014 The Lakeland Prep Project took front and center Dec. 4 at the Lakeland Board of Commissioners work session at City Hall. The first resolution was to authorize an engagement letter for […]

City Manager Changes

I wanted the opportunity to put to rest the removal of Chris Thomas as Lakeland City Manager. When I agreed to go along with the hiring of Chris in 2013, I felt that uneasy feeling you get when you know you are making a mistake. Mayor Bunker made a tremendous sales pitch in the favor […]

Lakeland Prep Is Moving Forward

Property taxes are slated to increase in Lakeland after the Board of Commissioners voted unanimously Oct. 14 to raise the current 85 cents to $1.40 effective in 2015. According to the amended ordinance, the special property tax will assist in funding the construction of additional school buildings and is solely for the retirement of the […]

City Hall At Work

The Mayor, Commissioners, and City staff worked hard on a recent Summer Saturday morning preparing the medians for future site work on Lakeland’s “GATEWAY”. With all the changes that will take place over the next couple of years, Lakeland needs to showcase our beautiful city. The mall, the school, the interchange, and the extensive commercial […]

The Entrance To Clubview Cove

The entrance to Clubview Cove, at Kingsridge and Davies Plantation, has taken on a new look. Check out the before and after pictures that show the entrance to Clubview Cove. Residents of the cove have planted Knockout Roses and Forever Azaleas on each side of the entrance while leaving the middle open to allow future […]