NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
Notice is hereby given that the Board of County Commissioners of Hernando County, Florida, will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, August 23, 2022, at 9:00 a.m., or as soon thereafter as possible, in the County Commission Chambers, located in the Hernando County Government Center, 20 North Main Street, Room 160, Brooksville, Florida. The purpose of this hearing is to consider the enactment of an ordinance entitled as follows:
ORDINANCE NO. 2022-____
AN ORDINANCE OF HERNANDO COUNTY, FLORIDA, AMENDING DIVISION 2 OF ARTICLE VI OF CHAPTER 28 OF THE HERNANDO COUNTY CODE OF ORDINANCES RELATING TO WATER AND SEWER SYSTEMS; AMENDING SUBSECTION 28-238(a) OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES PROVIDING FOR REQUIRED CONNECTIONS WITH WATER AND SEWER SYSTEMS TO PROVIDE NOTICE REQUIREMENTS FOR AVAILABILITY OF CENTRAL WATER AND/OR SEWER SYSTEMS; AMENDING SUBSECTION 28-238(d) OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES PROVIDING SANITARY SEWER REQUIREMENTS FOR CONNECTIONS WITH WATER AND SEWER SYSTEMS TO DELETE DISTANCE REQUIREMENTS BETWEEN PROPERTY AND HERNANDO COUNTY WATER AND SEWER DISTRICT TRANSMISSION LINE (GRAVITY AND/OR FORCE MAIN); AMENDING SUBSECTION 28-238(e) OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES PROVIDING FOR EXEMPTIONS FROM CONNECTION TO DISTRICT SYSTEMS FOR CONNECTIONS WITH WATER AND SEWER SYSTEMS TO REVISE EXEMPTIONS FROM CONNECTIONS WITH HERNANDO COUNTY WATER AND SEWER DISTRICT SYSTEMS; PROVIDING FOR REPEAL OF CONFLICTING ORDINANCES; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.
Copies of the proposed ordinance may be inspected by the public during normal business hours at the Hernando County Utilities Department, 15365 Cortez Boulevard, Brooksville, Florida. All interested parties may appear at the meeting or public hearing and be heard with respect to the proposed ordinance.
Any person who has any questions should contact the Hernando County Utilities Department at (352)754-4037 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, legal holidays excepted. Written correspondence may also be mailed to the Department at 15365 Cortez Boulevard, Brooksville, Florida 34613-6174.
In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons with disabilities needing a special accommodation to participate in this proceeding should contact the County Administrator’s Office, 15470 Flight Path Drive, Brooksville, Florida 34604, or telephone (352)754-4002, at least three (3) days prior to the date of the hearing. If hearing impaired, please call 1-800-676-3777 for assistance.
If a person decides to appeal any decision made by the Board of County Commissioners with respect to any matter considered at such meeting or hearing, he or she will need a record of the proceedings and, for such purpose, he or she may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.
BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
HERNANDO COUNTY, FLORIDA
Douglas A. Chorvat, Jr.
Clerk of the Circuit Court & Comptroller
Date to be published: Friday, August 12, 2022