Category Archives: Dunnellon

Sandbag Sites open in Citrus County

Due to the Withlacoochee River rising two Citrus County sandbagging sites have been opened from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM, through September 27. Additional times and dates will be announced as needed. The locations are as follows: AREA 1: Spruce Drive Boat Ramp – Hernando, off C-39 4863 E. Spruce Drive, Dunnellon, FL 34434 AREA … Continue reading Sandbag Sites open in Citrus County

Riding the Rainbow (River)

Recently I had the privilege of kayaking the Rainbow River, a Registered National Landmark that is fed by a first magnitude spring. The river itself is 5.7 miles long with its origination at the Rainbow Springs State Park. In the 1930s, the park was developed into a tourist attraction and today it is still popular … Continue reading Riding the Rainbow (River)

FREE movie: Chicken Little at Eugene Martin Park 8/5

Enjoy an evening in the park with your friends, family and neighbors by attending a free Movie in the Park! Saturday, August 5th will be showing “Chicken Little”. The movie will be projected on a 30 ft. screen and will start at dusk (around 8 P.M.) at Eugene Martin Park, located at: Eugene Martin Park … Continue reading FREE movie: Chicken Little at Eugene Martin Park 8/5

Dunnellon Trail Gap Connector moves forward with SUN Trail Funding

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) announced on October 11 that Citrus County’s Dunnellon Trail Gap Connector has been selected as one of the first year projects under the Shared Use Nonmotorized (SUN) Trail program for $280,000 for Design and permitting this year.  The request to the state was for a bike trail and bridge … Continue reading Dunnellon Trail Gap Connector moves forward with SUN Trail Funding