Planning group will have public hearing
The Hernando County Metropolitan Planning Organization will meet at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday in the County Commission chambers at the Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St.
A public hearing is scheduled for the proposed fiscal year 2007-08 mass transit budget and program of projects. Also on the agenda is the approval of the fiscal year 2008-09 Transportation Disadvantaged Planning Grant application.
For information, contact the MPO office, Room 262 in the government center, or call 754-4057, ext. 28014. Agenda items can be viewed online at www.hernandocounty.us/mpo.
Class teaches value of flash drives
The Hernando Computer Club will offer a class on how to put emergency information on a flash drive at 1 p.m. Monday and Wednesday at the Hernando County Shrine Club, 13400 Montour St. Membership is not required to attend and the class is free.
Club instructor Ron Purkhiser will demonstrate how to store medical and asset documentations to a flash drive, also known as "thumb drives."
In emergencies, personnel will be able to find information, such as a person's name, medications and allergies.
For information, visit www.hcc.org or call 592-0070 .
County historical panel to meet
The Hernando County Historical Advisory Commission will meet at 3 p.m. Wednesday in the City Council chambers at Brooksville City Hall, 201 Howell Ave.
The purpose of the commission is to promote the preservation of historical materials and resources and to encourage awareness of local history.
Those with disabilities needing special accommodations to participate in the meeting should contact City Hall at 540-5470. Those hearing impaired can call toll-free 1-800-676-3777 for assistance.