Meadowcrest paving improvements scheduled

The Meadowcrest government building, 1540 N. Meadowcrest Blvd., Crystal River parking area will be repaved in sections beginning Monday, December 7 (prep work Saturday, December 5) with the project scheduled for completion on Monday, December 14, weather permitting.

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County commission slates annual planning retreat

BOCC SealThe Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) Planning Retreat will be held beginning at 9 a.m. on Dec. 8  at the Lecanto Government Building, Room 166, 3600 W. Sovereign Path in Lecant.

There will be no “Open to the Public” during this event. Citizens are welcome to speak during the next scheduled BOCC meeting.

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CARES Act funds available for mortgage, rental assistance

Funds are available to income-eligible Citrus County residents for mortgage and rental assistance and re-housing due to eviction, through the Citrus County’s Housing Services Division.

The Citrus County Board of County Commissioners has allocated up to $640,000 in federal CARES Act grant funds to assist Citrus County residents who have been financially impacted as a result of the COVID-19 public health emergency.

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Resurfacing, ‘lane diet’ in Citrus Springs creates new bike/pedestrian lane

FROM LEFT: Curt Reed and fellow cyclist Bob Feldberg ride the new bike lane on Citrus Springs Boulevard. (Photo courtesy: Cyntihia Oswald, BOCC Public Information Officer)

Construction was recently completed for the County resurfacing project on Citrus Springs Blvd from US41 to Withlacoochee Trail (C39), 1.4 miles.

The project was jointly funded by Citrus County and Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) Small County Outreach Program (SCOP).

The bid amount for the project was $970,546 and the project was completed on time and within the allocated budget.

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Code Review and Appeals Board seeking applications for vacancies

The Citrus County Board of County Commissioners is seeking applications for two (2) vacancies on the Code Review and Appeals Board (CRAB).

The Board is seeking two (2) regular position members and for terms beginning February 1, 2021 and ending on January 31, 2025.

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Historical Resources Advisory Board seeks applications for vacancies

The Citrus County Board of County Commissioners is seeking applications for three (3) vacancies on the Historical Resources Advisory Board (HRAB).

The Board is seeking three (3) regular position members and for terms beginning February 1, 2021 and ending on January 31, 2023.

To the extent available in the community, the Board appoints professional members from the disciplines of architecture, history, architecture history, planning, prehistoric and history archaeology, folklore, cultural anthropology, curation, conservation, landscape architecture or related disciplines.

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