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Brooksville council passes fire assessment resolution

by PAT RAIA
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Property owners in Brooksville will see their fire assessment rates increase after the City Council voted to approve a resolution raising funding for fire protection services and facilities. The panel voted to approve the resolution during its Aug.16 meeting.

Currently, the fire assessment rate for a residential property is $164.5957.

The FY 2021-2022 rates for the Fire Protection Assessments for a residential single-unit dwelling is $169.5336.

Hula bowl will happen in Florida

By PAT RAIA, 
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The Hula Bowl will take place at University of Central Florida’s Bounce House Stadium in January, according to Gov. Ron DeSantis. The game will be the ninth NCAA bowl game in Florida during the upcoming college football season.

First played in 1946, the Hula bowl is a postseason “All Star” bowl game, featuring standout NCAA football players from all divisions and international athletes. Hosting the Hula Bowl represents another boost to the Florida economy, Gov. Ron DeSantis said.