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FOOD TRUCK PARK: Two organizers of The Yard on Mass, which breaks ground at 3:30 today, talk about plans for their “communal yard party,” including a partnership with Swan Brewing and a taproom with a variety of Central Florida brews and premixed craft cocktails.

DANCER: Columnist Norm Small profiles dancer/activist Freddie DeJesus and his path from New York stages to Lakeland. His FrediDANCE Project hosts Division Opera on Friday (info).

MAYFAIRE: Lakeland’s premiere outdoor art show again rings Lake Morton this Mother’s Day weekend.

UTILITY WORKERS: After an impasse, city commissioners approved a new contract for 270 unionized Lakeland Electric workers that has other city employees and retirees hoping for better deals.