Important Numbers

The Chamber publishes a listing of Clubs & Organizations in the Lakeland Area including service clubs, professional organizations and support groups.


Garbage Removal/Recycling
Lakeland Solid Waste Management | (863) 834-8773
Republic Services | (863) 665-1489

Utilities
Lakeland Electric | (863) 834-9535
TECO Peoples Gas | (877) 832-6747
Central Florida Gas | (863) 293-2125
Polk County Utilities | (863) 298-4100

Telephone
Bright House Networks | (866) 976-EASY
Verizon | (800) 483-4200

Cable Television
Bright House Networks | (863) 965-7766
DIRECTV | (877) 423-3403
Verizon | (863) 683-4390

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