[2014-04-23] Over the past several years the subject of prohibiting car tent sales in the county comes up. It is always brought up by the Citrus car dealerships. It appears that this year is no exception. They want restrictions put in place on vacant land and I believe the fair grounds that would prohibit or at least make it much more difficult for these types of sales.
Loans and Missing Contributions [2014-04-20] Mr. Doug Doty has owned the popular biker establishment, High Octane Saloon for over four years. It is generally considered one of Citrus County's “see and be seen venues.” Frequently attended by members of the Chamber of Commerce, as well as some elected officials.
[2014-04-20] Taking time to wish everyone has a safe and Happy Easter. Also wanted to provide a bit of background for readers who are of the conspiracy mindset regarding the series of posts on High Octane Saloon. I previously posted a comment regarding the matter after the story was first posted. This is intended to make clear how the story came about.
[2014-04-19] Recently there have been numerous questions/comments regarding what is a special interest when it comes to a candidate or elected official. It is a well known fact that if you want to run for office you need money, lots of money. If you except donations from organizations, businesses or individuals would they all be considered special interests?
[2014-04-17] The Sugarmill Woods/Oak Village road issue seems to have more twists and turns than Oak Village Boulevard itself. GroundHog has learned that Commissioner Joe Meek will be able to recuse himself from voting on the Sugarmill Woods items.
[2014-04-15] In this morning’s Chronicle we had an insert that equates to about two full pages and a half section. It was all about the Sheriff’s Office and the Fire services. Basically it was a Dawsy propaganda extravaganza.
[2014-04-15] The residents of Oak Village are one step closer to having their application for a street vacation officially approved. As the attached documents below indicate. Development Services for Citrus County has given a conditional approval of the vacation. In addition the Utilities Department has also given a conditional approval.