Parking Summit & Charrette Details

Whether you plan to attend the summit or the charrettes, the information below gives you more details about each topic so you can be better prepared with thoughts, ideas and questions.  If you are unable to attend any of the events, we’d still love your input. Please share your comments with us via email at jtownsend@ldda.org. PART-TIME EMPLOYEE PARKING ISSUES: Daytime part-time employees...
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Parking Changes Coming & the City Seeks Input

Parking Summit Wednesday, May 31st 10am-2pm Munn Park Parking Charrette Wednesday, June 7 8-9am Breakfast and repeated at noon-1pm Lunch LKLDTV – Studio B 202 S. Massachusetts Ave. RSVP REQUIRED: (No Charge, but we need reservations as space is limited. Please sign up using the form at the bottom of this page.) The City of Lakeland’s Traffic Operations and Parking Services (TOPS) and...
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Downtown Lakeland Universal Valet

SUMMER HOURS: The Universal Valet service will temporarily pause the Thursday service through the summer. Valet is still available on Friday and Saturday nights on Main Street. FAQs about the Program Quick Reference of Validations Offers: (please be sure to tip your valet) Full validation offers:  Fresco’s;  POSTO 9 Brazilian Gastropub; Lakeland Loft Cigars, Jazz ,Spirits; Urban Appeal Other...
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Preservation Alley Compactor is up and running!

Preservation Alley now has a new trash receptacle. The city has gotten rid of the open dumpsters and replaced them with one, single 90 cubic feet compactor.  The compactor holds almost 10 times as much garbage as the previous dumpsters combined. Plus, it is locked so only authorized users have the ability to use it. The closed/locked construction also keeps birds and other dumpster divers out of...
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CRA Tax Increment Financing Program

Tax Increment Financing from the CRA is available to owners/developers who are making improvements totaling a minimum of 50% of the current Assessed Value of their property within the Downtown CRA.  The program provides a reimbursement of tax increment over a five year period following the reassessment of the property based on the improvement.  Application for TIF must be made prior to any...
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