BOCC supports female war memorial in Homosassa

The Citrus County Commission on Tuesday gave its support for a proposed war memorial in honor of women who have served in the military.

The proposed memorial will be located in the area of the Old Homosassa War Memorial.

Mark Long, Old Homosassa Veterans Memorial Committee, said the new memorial will be paid for with private donations. And Bill Andrews, Treasurer for the organization, added that the land has been vacant for five years.

The county commission also:

Trouble reported to BOCC by Pine Ridge residents

Pine Ridge residents took their complaints to the Citrus County Commission on Tuesday.

Residents who live in the area of West Calico and West Conestoga told commissioners tales of intimidation and threats made to them by drivers coming from a 42-acre parcel behind their area.

BOCC honors singles out six events for recognition

The Citrus County Commission today had a busy afternoon in the area of proclamations for jobs well done.

The proclamations and recognition are listed below.

* Red Ribbon Essay Winners honoring the Anti-Drug Coalition presentation of the three winners of the Essay Contest for Red Ribbon Week from the local Elementary Schools in Citrus County. 

Yulee Drive Sidewalk Project moves forward

The Yulee Drive Sidewalk Project in Homosassa continues to move forward. 

The sidewalk construction is a Department of Transportation (DOT) Local Agency Program (LAP) project. 

LAP projects are federally funded which means the planning and approval stages takes longer, and are more complicated, than with a locally funded project of the same size and scope. 

Here’s where the project is at this time:

Extension Service offers food safety training

Extension Service logoYou don’t have to travel to Tampa or Orlando to get your ServSafe® Food Protection Manager’s Certification. 

The University of Florida/IFAS Extension Citrus County is providing training to help food managers and staff keep food served to Florida’s consumers safer.

Date: 

Friday, December 1, 2017 - 8:30am to 5:30pm

Veterans Day at Bushnell National Cemetery focuses on gratitude

Florida State Representative Don Hahnfeldt, USN, Retired, was the keynote speaker for the event. (November 11, 2017)

BUSHNELL -– The Florida National Cemetery Joint Veterans Committee (JVC) sponsored the annual Veterans Day Ceremony at Florida National Cemetery on Saturday. 

Florida State Representative Don Hahnfeldt, USN, Retired, was the keynote speaker for the event.

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