New photos of I-40
New Ranking!!! Lakeland Ranks among Top 10 Most Affordable Places to Live in Tennessee, according to a SmartAsset ranking! LakelandTN.gov/rankings
Trash Changes (in effect since 2/6/17):
Updated map, details, and recycling schedule.
360° Virtual Tours: IH Clubhouse, Senior Center, and Delta Blues Winery!
Children's Fishing Rodeo
Saturday, May 20th, 8 am-12 pm
...Details with link to flyer, here.
Board of Commissioners Meetings...Livestreamed!
Lakeland's Livestream link, here.
Progress on Lakeland Middle Preparatory School!
...Even more progress since this drone video was taken.
Exciting News About the Old Outlet Mall!
A 160+ acre development is in the hopper!
...January 2017 Lake District update, here.
California-based developer Gilad Development and local design firm A2H
recently revealed exciting plans for The Lake District, a mixed-use
development at the site of the former Lakeland Factory Outlet Mall off
Interstate-40 and Canada Road.
Conceptual plans feature a combination of uses such as luxury retail
stores, two hotels, restaurants, a farmer's market, office spaces,
residences, green space including parks, an untouched preserve area,
“The Lake District will have a huge impact on the city,” said Lakeland City Manager Jim Atkinson.
“It will be, by far, the largest development that Lakeland has seen
with 160-plus acres of high-scale residential and commercial
Full story with more images: LakelandTN.gov/LakeDistrict
Lakeland 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. http://www.nerdwallet.com/blog/mortgages/best-places-young-families-tn-2015/
View a list of Lakeland rankings, here: LakelandTN.gov/rankings or LakelandTN.gov/buzz