Most of us probably don’t have our state flags memorized, but it’s worth studying up: Our flag’s design reflects centuries of history.
Did you know that our city has around 100 vibrant and diverse neighborhoods? Try these ways to do some good in your ‘hood.
We’re rounding up wreath-laying ceremonies, local businesses who are observing the day with events, and closures to be aware of.
Hurricane season officially begins on Wednesday, June 1 and will run through Wednesday, Nov. 30. We’ve rounded up everything you can do to be hurricane-ready in Lakeland.
Explore the leading economic drivers in Lakeland, from exciting, new technology to top leaders in growing and distributing delicious eats.
With a new renewable energy field under negotiation, plans for the Central Florida Innovation District could be coming to life in Lakeland. Check out these new and proposed technology developments.
From where to park to finding the agenda online
Reach out to help and support your local Lakeland community with these upcoming service opportunities.
We dug through Florida’s archived photos and postcards to see how much Lakeland has changed since it was first founded in 1885 — you might be surprised.
The project will take just over three months to complete.
Invest in our planet via local, national, and global Earth Day initiatives.
You have a good idea — now the fun begins.
Qualifying developers will now be able to build in industrial and commercial zones with a faster approval process.
It’s more than jury duty — find out everything the Clerk’s office does to keep public records and funds safe.
Learn about the historic places and faces that influenced the streets you drive every day here in Lakeland, FL.
With a variety of virtual + in-person courses, Flatiron School is designed to help Lakelanders prepare for a career in tech.
Daylight saving time has been around as early as 1918, and many legislators across the country are looking to change that.
Create the city you want to live in by applying to serve in these volunteer roles.
We’re firing up the time machine and stepping back in history.
Learn who’s in charge of city decisions, how to grow your business, and how to get involved.
If we had the power to instantly finish a local infrastructure or development project, which project would we choose?
Become a development terminology expert faster than you can say “Special use permit for a mixed-use zone.”
With so many updates on the horizon, how can you be active in your community?
Where are Lakelanders moving to and from in young adulthood?
Meet some of the Lakeland citizens who left a mark on Swan City’s government.
It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Check out what you can expect for the annual Lakeland Christmas Parade.
With his term coming to a close, Phillip Walker sat down with us to answer some of our burning questions.
Learn all about casting your vote in the upcoming elections, including voting locations and candidates.
From downed power lines to damaged trees and green spaces, here’s a brief rundown of what Lakeland, Florida looked like on the heels of Hurricane Ian.
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