Local Jewelry Store Gets a New Family

  After 85 Years, Local Jewelry Store Gets a New Family FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE LAKELAND, FL November 17, 2017 – Gina and Dean Saunders announced today that they are purchasing a local downtown Lakeland landmark, Geo. L. Gaines Jeweler, Inc. Dean Saunders is the founder and owner of Coldwell Banker Commercial Saunders Real Estate, with offices on Munn Park just a block away from the jewelry...
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NEW BIKES, NEW FEATURES

SWAN CITY CYCLES BIKE SHARE PROGRAM NEW BIKES, NEW FEATURES   LAKELAND, FL (November 20, 2017) — The City of Lakeland bike share program, Swan City Cycles is going through a metamorphosis with new bicycles and expanded user friendly services.  The Zagster Bikes currently part of the Swan City Cycles bike share program will be going away mid-December and GOTCHA will be the new provider...
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Downtown Holiday Advertising Campaign

The LDDA and the DLP are teaming up to make this Holiday Season in Downtown the best ever! Our holiday Marketing campaign will include radio ads, print ads in The Ledger’s TIMEOUT, and The Ledger online banner ads. WE NEED YOU TO PARTICIPATE! Here’s the program: We kick off the Holiday Walkabout with radio ads on all 4 stations beginning November 8 through 14. The radio ad will also...
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BIkeshare

Lakeland launched its Bikeshare program called Swan City Cycles just before Christmas in 2015.  The system has 35 bikes and 7 stations mostly concentrated in Downtown and Dixieland. The bikeshare company the city partnered with is Zagster, a Massachusetts based company.  They provide a turnkey operation with full customer support and no equipment to purchase.  Once sponsorships were secured, it...
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Design Guidelines Review Meeting, Tuesday Aug. 1

This is public notice of a meeting containing 2 or more LDDA board members. Tuesday, August 1 at 2pm 2 or more LDDA board of directors will meet to discuss the details of the draft design guidelines. The meeting will be held at the LDDA office at 117 N. Kentucky Ave. (next to Explorations V Children’s Museum across from Munn Park) The meeting is open to the public.
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