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In 1987, the Florida Legislature created the Surface Water Improvement and Management (SWIM) Act to protect, restore, and maintain Florida’s highly threatened surface water bodies.

BRW Contracting Inc. filed a lawsuit against the county on May 26, 2016 for “CONTRACT AND INDEBTEDNESS” in relation to the Osowaw Blvd. Bike Trail/ Sidewalk Project.

The Sea Gate Village subdivision was first platted and approved by Hernando County on July 24, 2007.

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Spring Hill Drive and 19 April 25, 1967 submitted by Janet Croft

The 50th anniversary of the grand opening of Deltona Corp’s Spring Hill community was on April 30 of this year. The county and Hernando County Chamber of Commerce will be commemorating the anniversary on July 27th at The Lake House, which was once Spring Hill’s community center. It was here where early residents gathered for community picnics and celebrations.

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County offers $250,000 settlement to BRW, Inc. for Osowaw Bike Trail project

BRW Contracting Inc. filed a lawsuit against the county on May 26, 2016 for “CONTRACT AND INDEBTEDNESS” in relation to the Osowaw Blvd. Bike Trail/ Sidewalk Project. An agreement for the project was signed between the county and BRW Contracting Inc. on February 10, 2015.

The project was put out to bid in 2014 and BRW was chosen by the county as the “lowest responsive responsible bidder” in December 2014. BRW bid $571,797.18 for the project, beating out Goodwin Bros., Pave-Rite, DAB Constructors and AJAX Paving Industries of FL.

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County revises hardware replacement policy

Technology Services Manager Karolyn Anthony presented to the Board of County Commissioners revisions to a Hardware Replacement Policy ( No. 34-01) that was approved in September 2011. The Hardware Replacement - Internal Service Fund Policy essentially requires all county departments to budget 20% of replacement costs annually for the Internal Service Fund, resulting in a self-sustaining fund that provides the Board of County Commissioners stable funding through the normal budgeting process.

Upcoming Meetings in Local Government and Education

Brooksville City Council Meeting ; Monday, July 17, 2017, 7:00PM
Location City Hall

Brooksville Housing Authority Meeting; Tues, July 18, 2017, 5:00PM
Location City Hall

Great Brooksvillian Meeting Wednesday, July 19, 2017, 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Location City Hall
Contact Deputy City Clerk 352-540-3853

Board of County Commissioners Regular Meeting
7/25/2017 9:00 AM
Government Center
John Law Ayers Room 20 N. Main Street Brooksville, FL 34601

School Board Meetings
7/25/2017
10:00 AM Informal; 2 PM Workshop; 5:01 PM 1st Public Budget Hearing; 6PM Reg Mtg
District Office-Board Room
919 North Broad Street Brooksville, FL 34601

Board of County Commissioners Regular Meeting
8/8/2017 9:00 AM
Government Center
John Law Ayers Room 20 N. Main Street Brooksville, FL 34601