Through the Lakeland Area Chamber of Commerce’s Government Affairs Committee
– a representative group of different businesses and industries around Lakeland
– members meet monthly to discuss and actively monitors all levels of government.
Learn what key issues are currently affecting your business at the city, county,
state and national levels. The Priority Statement below relates to the 2013 Legislative
Session, however the Public Affairs Division continues to monitor issues of importance
throughout the year including City Ordinances, County Referendums, election cycles and more.
Issue Priority Matrix
If you have an issue you would like to bring before the Government Affairs Committee
in preparation for deciding the 2014 Lakeland Chamber Priority Statement, please download
and complete the Issue Priority Matrix and email Rich Roy at