The City of Lakewood will be closed Monday, Jan. 21, 2019 in observation of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. City services will resume Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019 with regular business hours, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
On this day, the City encourages its residents to take pause and honor the life, legacy, heroism and accomplishments of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
King believed in a nation of freedom and justice for all and encouraged all citizens to live up to the purpose and potential of America by applying the codes of nonviolence.
Lakewood encourages its residents to make this year a day on to make a difference and not a day off to forget.
Please join the City Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019 for its annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Harrison Preparatory School, 9103 Lakewood Dr SW.