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HIKING/BIRDING: Watch for a possible February soft opening of Se7en Wetlands, a 1,640-acre park with 8.5 miles of hiking trails south of Lakeland between Polk County’s Loyce Harp Park and Lakeland Highlands Scrub Preserve.

CITY CHARTER: It looks like it will be later than this spring before Lakeland voters get a chance to pass or reject proposed changes to the City Charter.