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The MPC/DRC meeting scheduled for Thursday, 2/21/19 has been cancelled As recommended by staff and approved by MPC/DRC Chairman, due to a lack of business.

LAMP Concert Series survey! Families and Friends of Lakeland: You are invited to take a quick survey to help your Parks and Recreation Department... Read on...

Lakeland School System to host International Family Night Tuesday, February 26th, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., in the Lakeland Elementary gym Read on...

Notice of Cancellation - BOA/SWBOA Meeting - 2/18/2019 Cancelled due to a lack of business.

Lakeland has a new city attorney: Michael Marshall On 2/7/19, the Board of Commissioners voted 3-2 approving Michael R. Marshall as the new city attorney for the City of Lakeland. Additional Info...

Chamber's February Membership Luncheon on Wednesday, 2/27/19, 11:30am - 1:00pm. Stonebridge Golf Club - 3049 Davies Plantation Rd. Speaker will be Megan Tancrell/St. Jude, talking about the St. Jude Dream being built in Lakeland, right now!

Lakeland's Bulk Waste Pickup All the details on scheduling this service can be found at LakelandTN.gov/bulk! dTN.gov/bulk...

Lakeland Public Works collects 119 bags of trash, 2/1/19 Thanks Martin Perez, Public Works Director, and to all of our Public Works employees for making Lakeland a beautiful place to live, work and raise a family! Read on...

St. Jude Dream Home in Lakeland starting to take shape The 20th Dream Home in Memphis to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is coming together on a lot in the Winstead Farms neighborhood off U.S. Highway 70. Lakeland Currents story...

Save The Date! Ready Set Grow 5K Race on 4/12/19, 6 p.m., at Delta Blues Winery. Register at http://readysetgrow5k.com (Keep TN Beautiful)

REMINDER about yard waste removal... Bags of leaves must weigh 35 lbs. or less. The bags should contain leaves only, no mulch or dirt. For yard work done by contractors: It is their responsibility to dispose of leaves, tree limbs, etc. Thanks for keeping Lakeland beautiful!

Memphis St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway has chosen Lakeland neighborhood for 2019 Dream Home! The 2019 St. Jude Dream House will be built in Lakeland, draw thousands of visitors, and ultimately will be awarded to one lucky ticket-holder for the one-of-a-kind house. Read on...

Lakeland Middle Preparatory School receives another award! LMPS received a 2018 Excellence in Construction Award from the Associated Builders and Contractors Additional Info...

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

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St. Jude Dream Home in Lakeland starting to take shape!       

DreamHouse.jpgThe 20th Dream Home in Memphis to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is coming together on a lot in the Winstead Farms neighborhood off U.S. Highway 70.

The 3,400 square-foot home at 5046 Adagio Lane is under construction by Southern Serenity Homes, builder of Dream Homes in the Memphis area for 12 years.  Estimated value of the four bedroom, four bath home is $450,000.

Lakeland Currents story, here.

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Lakeland Elementary Named a Blue Ribbon School!
                       

           

The US Department of Education has announced, 10/1/18, that Lakeland Elementary School has received the distinction of being named a National Blue Ribbon School! In a press release, Superintendent Dr. Ted Horrell stated, “This award is essentially the highest honor a school can receive in the United States…”. 

Once nominated, the school goes through a series of comprehensive evaluations to determine if they qualify for the award.

Dr. Horrell and Principal Joretha Lockhart will travel to Washington, D.C., in November to receive the award.  Congratulations to LES for this prestigious honor!


Lakeland Middle Preparatory School receives another award!

LMPS received a 2018 Excellence in Construction Award from the Associated Builders and Contractors.


First Home Football Game at LMPS

9/6/18 Lakeland Currents story

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Photo by Jim Willis/Lakeland Currents

             


Lakeland Designated an Adventure Tourism District! LakelandTN.gov/tourism


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

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LMPS: Excellence in Design State Award

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

Lakeland Middle Preparatory School receives another award!

LMPS received a 2018 Excellence in Construction Award from the Associated Builders and Contractors

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

       
Board of Commissioners Meetings...Livestreamed!

Lakeland's Livestream link (or click image)

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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: https://wallethub.com/edu/best-places-to-raise-a-family-in-tennessee/36936/.
           
           

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: LakelandTN.gov/rankings or LakelandTN.gov/buzz