Lakeland City Hall is administered by the government of the City of Lakeland in Florida. The city government operates community development, employee relations, information technology, finance, library, public works, and parks and recreation departments. Its electric department offers surge protection, outdoor lighting, home energy auditing, tree trimming and project care services. The city also administers purchasing, police, and civil service and retirement departments. Its fire department operates administration, operations and fire safety management divisions. The city handles claims related to vehicles, property damages and body injuries through its risk management department. Its water utilities department is responsible for providing potable water and wastewater reclamation services to residential, commercial and industrial customers.