COVID-19 Information

  1. City Parks reopen

    COVID-19 Update May 28

    Inverness Parks All city parks are fully opened as of Friday, May 29 at noon, with the exception of Whispering Pines pool opening Monday, June 1 and the Splash pad which will open on June 6, 2020. Read on...
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    COVID-19 Update May 22

    The Department of Business and Professional Regulation (DBPR) has approved Citrus County’s request to permit the operation of vacation rentals pursuant to the provisions of Executive Order 20-123 as issued by Governor Ron DeSantis on May 15. Read on...
  3. COVID-19-5

    City Council Meeting 5/19/20 Update

    The next meeting of the Inverness City Council is slated for Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at 5:30 p.m. at the Inverness Government Center, 212 W. Main Street, Inverness. This meeting is open to the public. Read on...
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    COVID-19 Update May 15, 2020

    Today Governor Desantis announced that Florida will fully implement Phase 1 of reopening effectively lowering restrictions for several businesses. Items covered include: Read on...
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    City Inverness announces expanded parks reopening

    As of Wednesday, May 12, the City of Inverness will be expanding the re-opening of City Parks to include the following: Read on...
  6. Open Sign Inverness Business

    Inverness Re-opening of Hair Salons and Barbershops

    Effective May 11, 2020, Governor Ron Desantis has issued Executive Order 12-120 allowing barbershops, cosmetology salons, and cosmetology specialty salons to re-open, Read on...
  7. COVID-19 parks open

    COVID-19 Update May 4

    The next meeting of the Inverness City Council is slated for Tuesday, May 5, 2020 at 5:30 p.m. at the Inverness Government Center, Read on...
  8. COVID-19-2

    COVID-19 Update May 1

    Inverness supports reopening of local retails store and restaurants Read on...
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    Inverness announces the partial reopening of Whispering Pines Park

    On Wednesday, April 29 at 9 a.m., the City of Inverness will reopen the gates to Whispering Pines park on a limited basis. Read on...
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    COVID-19 Update April 27

    The City of Inverness announces a partial reopening of its 290-acre Whispering Pines Park beginning on Wednesday April 29. Read on...
  11. COVID Update

    COVID-19 Update April 24

    The Florida Department of Health in Citrus County (DOH-Citrus) is urging members of the public to wear cloth face coverings to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Read on...
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    COVID-19 Update April 22

    Tomorrow the IRS is hosting a webinar for small businesses, veterans, social security beneficiaries, etc. Individuals on the webinar will be able to ask about relief payment from CARES Act and other similar questions. Read on...
  13. COVID-19-2

    COVID-19 Update April 20

    Governor Ron DeSantis issued a recommendation for all school districts in Florida to remain closed for the remainder of the school year. Read on...
  14. COV-19 News

    COVID-19 Update April 17

    This weekend, the city anticipates increased traffic on the boat ramps. It’s critically important that boaters continue to practice social distancing. Read on...
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    COVID-19 Update April 15

    The next meeting of the Inverness City Council is slated for Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at 5:30 p.m. at the Inverness Government Center. Read on...
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    COVID-19 Update April 13

    Whispering Pines City Park During the COVID-19 pandemic, the Parks department continues to work on beautification projects in the city’s 280 acre Whispering Pines Park. Read on...
  17. COVID-19-2

    COVID-19 Update April 10

    Inverness City Hall is closed April 10 for the Easter holiday. It will reopen on a limited basis on Monday, April 13, 2020. Read on...
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    COVID-19 Update April 9

    Due to the holiday weekend, the city anticipates increased traffic on the boat ramps. It’s critically important that boaters continue to practice social distancing. Read on...
  19. COVID-19 Inverness Update Picture

    COVID-19 Update April 8

    Public Service Announcements Mayor Bob Plaisted and other county leaders will create a weekly Public Service Announcement updating residents on the COVID-19 virus to be aired on Friday. The video will be available on the City of Inverness Facebook page. Read on...
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    COVID-19 Update April 7

    The virtual meeting of the Inverness City Council is set for Tuesday, April 7, 2020 at 5:30 p.m. Virtual Meeting Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1321349499794785549 Read on...
  21. COVID-19-2

    COVID-19 Update April 6

    The virtual meeting of the Inverness City Council is slated for Tuesday, April 7, 2020 at 5:30 p.m. at the Inverness Government Center. The public may submit their questions to City Clerk Susan Jackson no later than 5 p.m. Monday, April 6th (today). Read on...
  22. COVID-19-5

    COVID-19 Update April 3

    Interested attendees can locate the link to the video on city’s website inverness-fl.gov, or access it directly: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1321349499794785549 Read on...
  23. COVID-19-5

    COVID-19 Update April 2

    The next meeting of the Inverness City Council is slated for Tuesday, April 7, 2020 at 5:30 p.m. With the latest recommendations for slowing the spread of COVID-19, the City is planning to hold a virtual meeting. Read on...
  24. COVID-19-4

    COVID-19 Update April 1 - Safer At Home

    Today Florida Governor Ron DeSantis issued a safer at home order for the entire state that takes effect 12:01 a.m. on April 3, 2020 a Read on...
  25. COVID-19-3

    COVID-19 Update March 31

    The City of Inverness has reviewed the latest recommendations regarding COVID-19 and has decided to continue closures and event postponements through the end of May 2020. When possible, events will be rescheduled. Read on...
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    COVID-19 Update March 30

    As of Monday, March 30 in Citrus County at 5 p.m. there are 17 positive results for COVID-19 and one death reported, per the Florida Department of Health COVID-19 Data Dashboard. Read on...
  27. COVID-19-2

    COVID-19 Update March 27

    Mayor Bob Plaisted guest column was published in the Citrus County Chronicle recapping the City’s efforts during this challenging time. Read the Mayor’s column online. Read on...
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    COVID-19 Update March 26

    As of today in Citrus County, there are 11 positive results for COVID-19, and one death of an 80-year-old male. Read on...
  29. Permit Poster

    COVID-19 Update March 25

    Residents and contractor may submit permits online, through email or U.S. Mail. Read on...
  30. COVID-19

    COVID-19 Update March 24

    The Florida Department of Health Citrus County provided an update today at 12:46 p.m. on positive results for COVID-19 in Citrus County as follows: Read on...
  31. COVID-19-7

    COVID Update March 23: City closes parks

    In keeping with state and local park closings, the City has closed its parks to further encourage social distancing. Read on...
  32. COVID-19-7

    COVID-19 Update March 20, 2020

    Governor suspends on-premise food and alcohol consumption; closes gyms and fitness centers; city update Read on...
  33. Eat Inverness

    City working with restaurants during social distancing directives

    Inverness dining guide lists city restaurants offering delivery or pick-up Read on...
  34. COVID-19 Ex order

    City Update on Executive Order Impacting Local Businesses

    This morning Florida Governor Ron DeSantis held a news conference to update Floridians on the COVID-19 virus. Read on...
  35. COVID news

    City of Inverness officials declare state of emergency

    In order to protect the health, safety and welfare of its citizens the City has taken action. Here are some of these actions:
  36. Older Adults

    COVID-19 Protection, Planning & Care for Older Adults

    According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, older adults may have a greater chance for serious illness from COVID-19 Read on...
  37. COVID resources

    COVID-19 Resources

    Below is a list of top national and local resources to prepare you and your families for this challenging time. COVID Resources
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COVID-19 Resources

24/7 COVID-19 Florida Department of Health 1-866-779-6121 or email COVID-19@FLHEALTH.gov

Citrus County Sheriff’s Citizen Info COVID-19 line (352) 249-2775

City of Inverness COVID-19 Information Line regarding City services (352) 341-7830.

CDC

CDC What to do if you’re sick

Coronavirus.gov

Florida Department of Health

Florida Disaster Biz

Citrus County Schools Meal Distribution

Citrus County Sheriff’s Alert Citrus

Citrus Emergency Management

Whitehouse.gov

Florida Governor

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  2. Eric Williams

    City Manager

  3. Susan Jackson

    City Clerk

  4. Sheila Densmore

    HR Coordinator

  5. Joey Johnston

    IT Director