Residents will be notified at least two days before paving starts via information hung on house doors
The move will improve traffic flow and focus driver attention more on pedestrians, city officials say.
Commissioner Samuel Simmons dissented in the 4-1 vote, saying opponents’ arguments were compelling.
Planners say three lanes and wide sidewalks in Dixieland will improve safety and economic development opportunities.
City commissioners have asked their staff to draft a resolution supporting the three-lane option.
Miles of trails have attracted many people to the new park for recreation. But challenges await those who want to walk to the park.
Kris Hallstrand, 46, served multiple tours of duty in Afghanistan as a C-130 crew chief and then director of the flight line at Bagram Air Force Base in Afghanistan, overseeing 30 aircraft and about 90 men and women.
On Tuesday evening just before 9 p.m., 27-year-old Hector Daniel Lugo was trying to walk across busy U.S. 98 North near Griffin Road when he was hit by a car and then struck again by a second car, Lakeland police say . Paramedics rushed him to Lakeland Regional Health, where he died a short time […]
Lakeland Linder International Airport’s latest plan to reduce aircraft noise over Lakeland neighborhoods is getting a final review this week before being submitted to the Federal Aviation Administration, the airport’s interim director told city commissioners on Monday.
The South Florida Avenue road diet is shoving traffic into nearby neighborhoods, residents said Monday night.