There's a lot more for Floridians to worry about then someone putting testicles on their truck. I think the downtown and south downtown areas are the nicest and most "progressive" here. McCoy, who spoke at the Lake Mirror vigil, said her son was bullied in early adolescence but found a supportive environment at Lakeland's Harrison School for the Arts. Gessford said he was unable to attend the Lake Mirror vigil but drew comfort from hearing about the large gathering. Were I you, Lakeland wouldn't be my first choice. If you go too far out into the suburbs or the outskirts of town you may not find it too accepting, but then this will be the case for a lot of cities and towns, not just Lakeland.
Just a woodsy old phosphate area that is now a fishing and picnic park.
I'm 29, single, and gay. How would I fare in Lakeland? (Miami: job market, salary)
He noted the city's official swan logo incorporates a range of colors, reflecting a commitment to diversity. Questions about mainstream tolerance had already arisen in Polk County before the slaughter in Orlando. Park is open to public. Just a woodsy old phosphate area that is now a fishing and picnic park. Guira said he didn't understand at the time the dangers he might face. In his speech at Monday's vigil, Guira said when he came out to his parents, his father reacted with immediate fear for his safety. Starting over in a new city is never easy, and I know that Florida may not be the best place to relocate if you're young and single.
Frostproof or Starke, but that's about the best I can say for it. She said their presence draws some discomforted glances and occasional nasty comments but also many positive responses. Off of I-4 Polk city exit. What it does NOT have is a "nightlife, bars-and-clubs scene. Wait until you see the salaries. Florida Polytechnic University, which opened inhas a student-run Diversity Club. He blogs about tourism at http: