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Meet the newly-selected Lakeland City Manager Shane A. Horn was selected as the new Lakeland city manager during a special Board of Commissioners meeting on 8.20.18. Full story...

Due to recent incidents involving landscaping and/or tree services: We offer the following suggestions when contracting such services... Read on...

There will be no scheduled BOC work sessions for the remainder of 2018... Regular meetings have been moved to the first Thursday of each month at 5:30 p.m. Hit arrow to right...

2018 LAMP Concert Series! (Next concert is August 25th) ...Five concerts running June 2nd through September 22nd. All from 7 - 10 p.m. (SNACK BAR opens at 6 pm). Free, family-friendly, evening concerts sponsored by the City at the outdoor amphitheater at IH Park, 4527 Canada Rd. Read on...

It's back! The LEF 5K, now known as the Rock-n-Roar 5K, is back and better than ever! Come join us on Sept. 29th for the 5K, Fun Run, music and food trucks. It's going to be a great time! Read on...

360° Virtual Tours Available! IH Clubhouse, Senior Center, and Delta Blues Winery... Read on...

Lakeland One-step Closer to Dog Park After Receiving $25,000 Grant from the Boyd Foundation

The Mayor, Vice-Mayor, Commissioners, and others were on-hand to accept the grant checkDog-park-grant-8.8.18.jpg

2018 LAMP Concert Series!              


June 2: Thump Daddy (photo album)

June 23: Memphis Funk N Horns (photo album)

July 28: Ghost Town Blues Band (photo album)

August 25: Nick Black

September 22: Ted Horrell and the Monday Night Card will open for: Bluff City Bandits
...Lakeland Homecoming Night

All from 7 - 10 p.m.

(Details here)

Lakeland Designated an Adventure Tourism District!

Have you seen the "Come Discover Lakeland" video and website?
It's here.


LMPS: Excellence in Design State Award

Lakeland Middle Preparatory School named “School of the Year” for excellence in architectural design!
Photo by Renaissance Group

Lakeland School System is #1 for Second Year in TCAP Achievement!
Read on...


Over 1,000 people enthusiastically attended the dedication and grand opening at Lakeland Middle Preparatory School (LMPS) July 30.

Dr. Ted Horrell, Lakeland School System (LSS) superintendent, opened the ceremony, thanking previous and current commissioners and school board members.  He thanked engineers, architects and regional dignitaries who helped create the dream of LMPS.
Tanya Wallace, head of the Lakeland Education Foundation, presented an $8,000 check to Dr. Horrell from the foundation. Also speaking were Matt Adler, principal of LMPS; Kevin Floyd, Lakeland School Board chairman; and Wyatt Bunker, Lakeland mayor.

Photo/Copy by Lakeland Currents. More photos, here.
Memphis Daily News article. Commercial Appeal article.

Video of LMPS dedication
and open house from former LSS school board member and current Lakeland commissioner, Matt Wright.

Board of Commissioners Meetings...Livestreamed!

Lakeland's Livestream link (or click image)

360° Virtual Tours: IH Clubhouse, Senior Center, and Delta Blues Winery!

New Rankings!!! Lakeland Ranks among Top 10 Most Affordable Places to Live in Tennessee, according to a SmartAsset ranking!

Lakeland made Wallet Hub's 2017 Best Places to Raise a Family in Tennessee list! Full study here:

NLakeland in Top Three TN Cities for Young Families!
Lakeland, named #3, was one of only four communities to receive a perfect 10 from GreatSchools. Lakeland also earned a best risk rating of “most safe,” and its 15-year income growth rate of 69.8% was second-highest in the survey.
View a list of Lakeland rankings, here: or