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Hernando County government meetings for week of Sept. 22

Government meetings

Here is a listing of public meetings scheduled for this week:

Tuesday

Hernando County Commission, 9 a.m. regular meeting, 5 p.m. final budget hearing, commission chambers, Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St., Brooksville. Meeting agenda: Ordinance banning synthetic drugs; consideration of design contract for aviation services spec building at airport.

Wednesday

Brooksville City Council, final budget hearing, 6:30 p.m., council chambers, City Hall, 201 Howell Ave., Brooksville.

Hernando County Housing Authority, 3 p.m., commission chambers, Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St., Brooksville.

Hernando County Tourist Development Council, 3 p.m., Weeki Wachee Springs State Park, 6131 Commercial Way, Weeki Wachee.

Hernando County government meetings for week of Sept. 22 09/20/13 [Last modified: Friday, September 20, 2013 4:23pm]
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