Local Links & Phone Numbers


Garbage Removal/Recycling 

   Lakeland Solid Waste Management | (863) 834-8773

Utilities

Telephone

Cable Television

Numbers to Know

  • Florida Consumer Services | (800) 435-7352
  • Better Business Bureau | (800) 275-6614

Business Development Assistance

  • Lakeland Area Chamber of Commerce | (863) 688-8551
  • Central Florida SCORE | (863) 619-5783
  • Enterprise Florida | (407) 956-5600
  • Lakeland Community Redevelopment Agency | (863) 834-6011
  • Lakeland Downtown Development Authority | (863) 687-8910
  • Lakeland Economic Development Council | (863) 687-3788
  • Small Business Development Center | (863) 534-5915

Emergency & Public Safety

  • Emergency | 911
  • Fire Department Crisis Hotline | (863) 519-3744
  • Fire Department Business Office | (863) 834-8200
  • Police Department Non-Emergency | (863) 834-6900
  • Police Department Crime Report | (863) 834-6966
  • Polk County Emergency Management | (863) 534-5600
  • Polk County Sheriff Non-Emergency | (863) 534-6647
  • Lakeland Electric & Water Emergency | (863) 834-4248
  • Sewage Emergency Line | (863) 834-8277

City Offices

  • City Hall Offices | (863) 834-6000
  • Library Reference | (863) 834-4280
  • Parks & Recreation | (863) 834-6035

Polk County Offices

  • Animal Services | (863) 499-2600
  • Board of County Commissioners | (863) 534-6000
  • Building Permits | (863) 534-6080
  • Clerk of Circuit & County Courts | (863) 534-4000
  • Courthouse Annex | (863) 603-6412
  • Environmental Services | (863) 534-7377
  • Health Department | (863) 413-2620
  • School Board of Polk County | (863) 534-0500
  • Social Services | (863) 533-1111
  • Supervisor of Elections | (863) 534-5888
  • Tag Agency | (863) 603-6497
  • Tax Collector | (863) 534-4700
  • Traffic Signs/Signals | (863) 534-7334

Florida State Government Offices

  • Agency for WorkForce Innovation | (850) 245-7105
  • Driver License Division | (863) 499-2323
  • Florida Highway Patrol | (863) 499-2300
  • Revenue, Department of | (863) 499-2260
  • State Information Operator | (850) 488-1234

United States Government Offices

  • Federal Bureau of Investigation | (863) 682-6114
  • Social Security Administration | (800) 772-1213
  • I.R.S. | (Tax Forms Only) | (800) 829-1040
  • Post Office | (800) 275-8777
  • Veterans Administration | (800) 827-1000

Social Services

  • United Way Referral Line | 211


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