The Citrus County Commission voted on Dec. 3, 2019 to become another of many “Second Amendment Sanctuary” counties in Florida as public discussion has left many citizens in doubt about the future of their guns (December 3, 2019)
Citrus County Department of Public Works has named Mark A. Young as the new Director of Engineering. Young officially started his new position on Monday, October 28, 2019.
With more than 20 years of experience in engineering, Young was a Professor at the University of Miami in the Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering for a period of 13 years during his career.
In Citrus County, Florida, county commissioners have voted 3-2 to not take out a digital subscription for the New York Times, but to keep the printed version of the paper instead.
County officials’ during the board’s Oct. 24 meeting drew fire when the paper was alleged to have said the the paper has been writing “fake news.”
Citrus County has named Steven Lachnicht, AICP, MPA as the new Assistant County Administrator.
Lachnicht was unanimously confirmed by the County Commission on July 23rd and began his new position on July 29.
Steve is a professional planner certified by the American Institute of Certified Planners with more than 25 years of experience in comprehensive planning and land development.
Governor Ron DeSantis has reappointed Joel Schleicher of Sarasota to the Southwest Florida Water Management District’s (District) Governing Board for a four-year term. Schleicher represents Charlotte and Sarasota counties.
Schleicher was recently elected secretary of the Governing Board. He will begin his one-year term as secretary at the upcoming July 23 Governing Board meeting.
Citrus County Government offices will be closed Thursday, July 4, 2019 in observance of July 4 Holiday.
- The Citrus County Central Landfill will be closed on Thursday, July 4, 2019. For more information on landfill hours, call 527-7670 during office hours or go to the county’s website at:http://www.citrusbocc.com/pubworks/swm/solid-waste.htm