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Fertilizer ordinance in effect for Hernando County (Brooksville, FL) Starting January 1, 2020, a fertilizer ordinance will be in effect for Hernando County through March 31, 2020. This ordinance regulates how, where and when fertilizers can be applied to grass. During this time period, only professional applicators who are trained, certified and registered according to the terms of the ...read more
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Apply now for upcoming CERT classes to train for disaster response(Brooksville, FL) Hernando County Emergency Management is seeking volunteers over the age of 18 who are interested in joining the Hernando County Community Emergency Response Team (CERT). CERT volunteers receive special training which enhances their ability to prepare for, respond to and recover from a disaster situation. As an ...read more
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Hernando County Children Need Your Help  Become an advocate for an abused or neglected child.  No one should simply shake their head and sadly lament the horrific story of child abuse. Instead of passive despair, let these tragic incidents serve as a galvanizing call to action for us all to commit to ending abuse and securing the safety and future of every child in Hernando County.  Click here ...read more
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BOCC approves public/private partnership for operation of Chinsegut Hill(Brooksville, FL) At its January 28, 2020 regular meeting, the Board of County Commissioners unanimously voted to approve public/private partnerships between Hernando County Government, the Tampa Bay History Center and Mid Florida Community Services, Inc. to enter into license agreements for the use and operation of specified ...read more
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BOCC approves partnership with Growers Association for operation of Little Rock Cannery(Brooksville, FL) At its January 28, 2020 regular meeting, the Board of County Commission unanimously voted to approve a public/private partnership between Hernando County Government and the Hernando County Growers Association, Inc. for the use and operation of the Little Rock Cannery located at 15487 Citrus Way ...read more
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Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ February Class/Workshop Schedule Free Class: Pollinator Gardens  Free Kid-Friendly Class: Wonderful WaterFree Class: Best All Around Plants for Hernando County Free Class: When Lawns Just Don’t Cut It  Rain Barrel WorkshopClick here for more information
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Temporary lane closure scheduled for Shoal Line Boulevard(Brooksville, FL) The Hernando County Utilities Department (HCUD) will be performing scheduled water main improvements on Shoal Line Boulevard near Hernando Beach beginning March 3 through March 5, 2020. This work will require a single lane closure on Shoal Line Boulevard from Hushpuppy Lane to Darlene Street during this timeframe (See ...read more
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