MPO Technical Advisory Committee

The Technical Advisory Committee of the Hernando/Citrus Metropolitan Planning Organization will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, June 1, beginning at 10:00 a.m. at the Hernando County Government Center, located at 20 North Main Street, Room 261, in Brooksville. Items scheduled on the agenda include: FY 2016 – FY 2021 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP), FY 2018 – FY 2022 List of Priority Projects (LOPP) for Hernando and Citrus Counties, Coast to Coast Trail Presentation, Good Neighbor Trail Update, and I-75 Relief Task Force Update.
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 - 22:00

Thoughts for Memorial Day

  Rich Nugent (R), Brooksville, Member of Congress,11th Congressional DistrictNot much to report this week that you haven’t already heard.

Florida National Cemetery Memorial Day Ceremony

BUSHNELL, FL – The Florida National Cemetery Joint Veterans Committee (JVC) will sponsor the annual Memorial Day Ceremony at Florida National Cemetery on Monday, May 30, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.

Maj. Gen. James S. Hartsell, USMC, will be the Keynote Speaker.

Monday, May 30, 2016 - 11:00

Land / Lease Corporations

Dear Editor,

There is a horrible situation going on, involving land / lease corporations that own property in Florida.

They swoop in and buy 55+ parks with the intent of driving the present tenants out.

They do this through threats and actions. The end result is retired, elderly or disabled people who lose a spouse cannot afford to live here any longer. There are people getting ill, yet are too afraid to ask their doctors if the constant water from the treatment plant may be the cause.

Public rebuffs county's $335 million repaving price tag

Citrus County Commissioner Dennis Damato.The public got its dander up at Tuesday's Citrus County Commission meeting.

When commissioners revealed that the county needed $335 million to pave residential roads, members of the public spoke loudly and en masse.


Zika funding on Congressional docket

Rich Nugent (R), Brooksville, Member of Congress,11th Congressional DistrictWe’ve got a few big items for you this week:  House passage of the National Defense Authorization Act, the Military Construction/VA appropriations bill and a significant federal resource package to combat the impending Zika threat.

I’ve talked plenty in recent weeks about the Defense Authorization, so I won’t take up your time with it at this time.


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