Polk State Lakeland’s Student Center will be closed on Monday.
College maintenance mechanic David “Doc” Dougherty died while working at the Student Center on Friday evening. The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is still investigating his death.
While the investigation and repair work continue today, the Student Center will be closed. SALO offices will be accessible via the courtyard entrance. On-site signage will direct students to any relocated activities. All classes will meet as scheduled.