Summer Hampton

Approval of City Manager Salary Range

By SUMMER HAMPTON
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At the Aug. 16, 2021 Brooksville City Council Regular Meeting, Kimberly Price HR Director, proposed a base salary recommendation for the City Manager and was asking for the council to approve. Since it was approved to move forward with the city manager search, HR did a market analysis to make sure they could come up with a competitive salary. She stated, “Based on a City comparative data analysis from similar municipalities, I would recommend a salary range of $84,114.00 to $111,788.20 for the new City Manager.”

Thrifty Dog Adoption Event

On Saturday, July 31, Animalade’s - Thrifty Dog Thrift Store hosted their annual Animal Adoption and Awareness event. The Animal Adoption and Awareness Event provided a central location  for local foster organizations to adopt out their animals as well as raise awareness to their cause. All the money raised at the event went specifically to the organizations that were attending.

Mosquito control taking precautions for Eastern Equine Encephalitis

Sandra Fisher-Grainger, Mosquito Control Director, gave a presentation to Hernando County’s Board of County Commissioners on July 13, 2021, regarding public safety awareness concerning Eastern Equine Encephalitis Virus. Fisher-Grainger has had spray trucks running since Thursday morning July 8 for mosquito control as they have had three sentinel chickens come up positive in June.