Public Notices

FWC monitoring shows no Red Tide in Citrus County

FWC monitoring shows no Red Tide in Citrus County

All water activities continue as normal in Citrus County Florida, including the Gulf of Mexico waters and Crystal River/Homosassa rivers and springs. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) continue to monitor Florida waters for the spread of the Red Tide bloom. At this time, it is confined to Southwest Florida, approximately 100 miles from […]

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Animal shelter announces special event for Aug. 18

Citrus County Animal Services is pleased to be participating in WFLA-TV / News Channel 8 (“WFLA”) popular pet adoption drive Clear the Shelters. Launching in August and culminating with ‘Clear the Shelters’ day on Saturday, Aug. 18. This is the station’s second year participating in the national Clear the Shelters initiative, which will include 22 […]

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Library Hours to Change on Oct. 1

Beginning October 1, 2018 the Citrus County Library System will be open at 9am at all five branch locations, Monday through Friday. The Central Ridge branch in Beverly Hills, Lakes Region branch in Inverness, and Homosassa branch will be open on Saturdays from 10am until 4pm.  The Coastal Region branch in Crystal River and the […]

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Two Florida-Friendly workshops in August

Right Plant, Right Place Citrus County Utilities Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Program is offering a free gardening workshop on August 7, 2018 from 2:00-3:30 pm.   Once established the right plant is often sustainable without additional supplemental watering.  Choosing appropriate plant materials, planting them correctly and managing them wisely, ensures a gardens success. Classes are held at the […]

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Scallop season begins July 1

One of the most enjoyable and busy times for residents and visitors alike here in Citrus County is the annual Scallop Season which begins this year on July 1 and runs through Sept. 24. Harvesters are being reminded of the signs, created by the county, encouraging boaters not to dump scallop shells in the waterways. […]

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Smoke alarm recall

Citrus County Fire Marshal Paul Gillum is alerting citizens to a smoke alarm recall. The product is described as; Kidde dual-sensor (photoelectric and ionization) smoke alarms – models PI2010 and PI9010. Hazard: A yellow cap left on during the manufacturing process can cover one of the two smoke sensors and compromise the smoke alarm’s ability to detect […]

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