If you don't think you will be around during the December 3rd runoff election, please consider requesting a absentee ballot today!
November 7, 2013
I want to thank Eddie Hall and Michael Tamney for a well fought and respectful campaign that dealt with the issues. If I am elected Lakeland Commissioner I hope to work with both of you to improve Lakeland.
November 7, 2013
Thanks to everyone that participated in this election. It is an important election that continues until the December 3rd runoff election day. I have never been here before so I am asking several people that have experience in Lakeland runoff elections to help me formulate a plan that will lead to me being elected Lakeland's next City Commissioner. More to come on this topic.
So if you have a sign keep it and display it, If you want to help with the campaign by waving signs or having a yard sign or some other way call me at 838-9686 or e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org, if you want to tell me something please use the e-mail so I can keep track of issues and last if you want to donate for the runoff election see below.
I am pleased to offer you 2 ways to donate. The first is to clicking the URL below that will take you to the secure Qgiv site that allows you to use your credit card. OR you can send a check* to Jim 4 Lakeland CC at 321 N. Kentucky Ave, Suite 10, Lakeland, FL 33801.
I am humbled by your support of me and my campaign.
Wed Oct 23, 2013
Lake Morton Canvass!
Lake Morton Pavillion (Between Pennsylvania and Mosswood)
Join us Wednesday October 23 from 5:30 to 7:30 as we share our stories about we are supporting Jim with voters! Many people do not know who they are going to vote for. It's imperative that we reach out to voters and introduce them to Jim. Do you have an hour? Every door knocked is a step closer to getting Jim elected. Make your vote more effective. Volunteer with us.
What: Canvassing Lake Morton for Jim Malless
When: 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. 10/23
Where: Meet at the Lake Morton Pavillion (On the lake between Pennsylvania Ave and Mosswood Dr). Canvass will cover many streets in the neighborhood.
RSVP: Contact Brandon Eady at 863.712.1909 or B.J.Eady@gmail.com
October 8, 2013
Check out this letter from Jim Malless 4 Lakeland City Commissioner asking for your support November 5th!
October 7, 2013
Have you decided how you will vote for Jim? There are three easy and convenient ways to vote: By Mail, At your Precinct, or by Walk-In. 9
Check out the details of each on the Polk County Supervisor of Elections Website - http://bit.ly/1gkFpP9.
Wed Oct 09, 2013
4208 S. Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33813
Talking to voters about Jim is the easiest way you can amplify your vote. Don't miss out on your opportunity to turn your vote into 20! All you need to bring is your "I'm 4 Jim" T-shirt, some sneakers, and a smile. You know why your supporting Jim. Tell other voters why they should too. 18
Fri Oct 18, 2013
The Estates at Carpenters Candidate Forum
Estates at Carpenters
1001 Carpenters Way, Lakeland, FL 33809
Tue Oct 15, 2013
The Lakeland Mayoral Political Forum
The Coleman-Bush Building
1104 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave, Lakeland, FL
The National Congress of Black Women, Inc. (a diverse organization), Paul A Diggs Neighborhood Association, The Lakeland Juneteenth Committee, and The Florida Alliance of Independent Voters will host22
The Lakeland Mayoral Political Forum, Tuesday, October 15, 2013, 7-8:30 p.m. at The Coleman-Bush Building,
1104 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, Lakeland.
Mayoral Candidates are Mayor Gow Fields and Commissioner Howard Wiggs.
Comissioner District 1 At-Large candidates are Edward Hall, Jim Malless,
Ricky Shirah and Michael Tamney.
The political forum airs live 7-8:30 p.m. on TALK1430 AM WLKF of Hall Communications, Lakeland.
The forum is open to the public.
Tue Oct 22, 2013
Candidate Forum at Southeastern University
South Eastern University
Candidate Forum at Southeastern University October 22, 2013, 6:00 pm - 7:30pm (Open to Public)
The mayoral candidates will be invited. They will have 5 minutes each to explain what they would do differently than their opponent. Then 5 minutes each to explain the major non-police issue(s) that the Lakeland faces and what they would do about it. They will be asked to give very specific answers.
The at Lakeland City Commissioners at Large Candidates will have a 3 minute intro time, 12 minutes16
Then 3 questions from Mr. Childs, with 2 minute answer time 24 minutes
And then 2 questions from the audience, with 2 minute answer time 16 minutes
Then two minute closing statement 8 minutes
Wed Oct 16, 2013
NAWBO Political Forum
Imperial Swan Hotel on S. Florida Ave
Lakeland Metro chapter of NAWBO (National Association of Women Business Owners) and the Lakeland downtown chapter of ABWA (American Business Women's Association) political forum.
The Political Forum will be held Wed., Oct. 16 beginning at 11:30 a.m. and running until 1:00 p.m. at the Imperial Swan Hotel on S. Fla. Ave. The event begins at 11:30 a.m. with a buffet lunch and then the forum itself begins roughly at noon. We would love for you to be our guest for lunch. You are welcome to bring campaign materials for distribution. If you are unable to attend but wish to send a representative in your place, you may do so, although obviously we feel it would be much better for everyone if you could attend the event yourself.
We need to make sure our elected officials are accountable to the voters in Lakeland. Creating a transparent and fully open government is not an easy task, but it's one I am committed to when elected to the Lakeland City Commission
September 4, 2013
Get to know Jim Malless as a business owner and the work experience he will bring to the Lakeland City Commissioner position in the video below. #win4jim9
Mon Sep 09, 2013
A Fundraiser for Jim Malles - Candidate for Lakeland City Commission
Tony's Studio B
213 E. Bay Street, Lakeland, FL 33801
Fundraiser hosted by Laurel Renfroe and Bill Lippy.
Monday September 9th, 5:00pm to 7:00pm - hors d'oeuvres, wine and beer will be served!
Suggested Minimum Contribution: $35
Maximum Contribution: $500.00 per person
Payment Method: Checks Preferred or Credit Card
For more information, email Jim@Jim4lakeland.com