NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of County Commissioners (BCC) will hold a public hearing on May 10, 2022, at 9:00 AM or shortly thereafter in the John Law Ayers County Commission Chambers, which is located in the Hernando County Government Center, 20 North Main Street, Room 160, Brooksville, Florida. The purpose of the hearing is to review the decisions of the Hernando County Planning and Zoning Commission made on March 14, 2022, regarding Special Exception Use Permits for the petitions described below. The BCC may affirm, modify, or deny the Special Exception Use Permits.

    APPLICANT: John Henry
    FILE NUMBER: SE-21-16
    PURPOSE: Special Exception Use Permit for a Home Occupation
    GENERAL LOCATION: West side of Spring Lake Highway, approximately 1,500ˈ north of Dan Brown Hill Road

    APPLICANT: Roxane Bonds-Martinez
    FILE NUMBER: SE-22-01
    PURPOSE: Special Exception Use Permit for a Place of Public Assembly, namely a venue for Special Events
    GENERAL LOCATION: Northwest corner of Wolf Road and Rustling Wind Road

    Interested parties may appear at the meeting and be heard on these matters. You are further advised that if a person decides to appeal any quasi-judicial decision made by the Board, Agency or Commission with respect to any matter considered at such hearing or meeting, he or she will need a record of the proceeding, and that, for such purpose, he or she may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceeding is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.

    Documentation may be reviewed by the public at the Hernando County Planning Department, 1653 Blaise Drive, Brooksville, Florida 34601, between the hours of 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday, legal holidays excepted or may be viewed one week prior to the meeting via the County’s website at – follow the Board Agendas and Minutes link to the specified public hearing. Questions may also be directed via telephone to Omar DePablo, Senior Planner, at 352-754-4057, Extension 28028.

    In accordance with the American with Disabilities Act, persons with disabilities needing a special accommodation to participate in this proceeding should contact Jessica Wright, County Administration Building, 15470 Flight Path Drive Brooksville, FL 34604, telephone (352) 540-6452, no later than three (3) days prior to the proceedings. If hearing impaired, please call 1-800-676-3777 for assistance.

    /s/ Ronald F. Pianta, AICP
    Planning & Zoning Director
    Hernando County Planning Department

    REF: PD-22-26 SE-21-16 & SE-22-01 BCC Appeal Legal

    Publish: April 29, 2022