2017 Lakeland Chamber Political Hob Nob
Meet the candidates for Lakeland Mayor, City Commission, and representatives from groups for and against ballot initiatives. Polk County Supervisor of Elections' bilingual Mobile Registration/Outreach Team will be there to provide voter registration services (including name, signature, address, and party affiliation updates), vote by mail sign-ups in English and Spanish, and they will have great information to share with individuals interested in becoming paid Election Day workers at voting locations throughout Polk County.
Candidates and Committees confirmed:
Christopher Diaz, Candidate for Mayor
Michael Dunn, SW District Commission Seat
Larry Durrence, SW District Commission Seat
Jorge Fonseca, SW District Commission Seat
Scott Franklin, SE District Commission Seat
James Green, Candidate for Mayor
Pablo Sologaistoa, SW District Commission Seat
Patrick Shawn Jones, Candidate for Mayor
Stephanie Madden, At Large #1 Commission Seat
Jim Malless, At Large #1 Commission Seat
Bill Mutz, Candidate for Mayor
Laurel Pullo, At Large #1 Commission Seat
Ricky Shirah, At Large #1 Commission Seat
Kathy Smith Barsotti, At Large #1 Commission Seat
Sandy Toledo, SE District Commission Seat
Committee for a Strong Lakeland
No Boss Mayor Committee
See ballot language here.
See proposed charter amendment here.