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After 17 years with Buddy Fletcher at the helm, a new mayor will take over in Lakeland. Those who want the job include two long-time city officials and a young newcomer to city politics. The new leader will face a deep recession in Florida and the nation and will be involved in ongoing discussions about commuter and high-speed rail in Central Florida. Meet the candidates this week on the show.
Monday at 10:00 PM on WSMR 89.1
Gow Fields provides more background on how Lakeland found out about the SunRail commuter train proposal and the possible implications of the proposed system. (2:38)