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City Candidate Forum: LkldLive

Two of the three candidates for Lakeland City Commission — Patrick Shawn Jones and Bill Watts — participated in a moderated debate tonight at LkldLive. Check the video below. The first few minutes are missing because of technical issues, but we’ll be adding a separate video of that potion soon. Tuesday is Election Day in […]

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City Candidate Forum: Dixieland Neighborhood Association

All three candidates in next Tuesday’s special election for Lakeland City Commission — Patrick Shawn Jones, Sara Roberts McCarley and Bill Watts — spoke and answered questions tonight at a meeting of the Dixieland Historic Neighborhood Association at Hillcrest Coffee. To our knowledge, it is the one open-to-the-public event during the shortened campaign season where […]

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Candidate QA: Sara Roberts McCarley

In preparation for the Jan. 15 City Commission special election, LkldNow sat down with each of the three candidates and asked them the same questions — some serious and some light-hearted. The idea is to give voters a chance to get to know each of the three candidates better. Here is a transcript of our interview with […]

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Candidate QA: Patrick Shawn Jones

In preparation for the Jan. 15 City Commission special election, LkldNow sat down with each of the three candidates and asked them the same questions — some serious and some light-hearted. The idea is to give voters a chance to get to know each of the three candidates better. Here is a transcript of our interview with […]

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Candidate QA: Bill Watts

In preparation for the Jan. 15 City Commission special election, LkldNow sat down with each of the three candidates and asked them the same questions — some serious and some light-hearted. The idea is to give voters a chance to get to know each of the three candidates better. Here is a transcript of our interview with […]

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City Commission Race: Ledger Coverage

As a voter research tool, LkldNow is compiling links to Ledger coverage of the early 2019 special election race for Lakeland City Commission: Jan. 13: Candidates weigh in on monument, police, taxes Jan. 12: Commission candidates talk broadband, Bonnet Springs Jan. 11: Lakeland commission candidates weigh in on deveopment Jan. 8: Candidates share vision during […]