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Posted on: April 6, 2020

COVID-19 Update April 6

COVID-19-2

Inverness, FLA –The next meeting of the Inverness City Council is slated for Tuesday, April 7, 2020 at 5:30 p.m. at the Inverness Government Center, 212 W. Main Street, Inverness. With the latest recommendations for slowing the spread of COVID-1...

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

COVID-19 Update April 3

COVID-19-5

Inverness, FLA –The next meeting of the Inverness City Council is slated for Tuesday, April 7, 2020 at 5:30 p.m. at the Inverness Government Center, 212 W. Main Street, Inverness. With the latest recommendations for slowing the spread of COVID-1...

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Posted on: April 2, 2020

COVID-19 Update April 2

COVID-19-5

Inverness, FLA – The next meeting of the Inverness City Council is slated for Tuesday, April 7, 2020 at 5:30 p.m. at the Inverness Government Center, 212 W. Main Street, Inverness. With the latest recommendations for slowing the spread of COVID-...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

COVID-19 Update April 1 - Safer At Home

COVID-19-4

Inverness, FLA – 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 and it will last for at least 30 days. The Governor’s order “directs all Flo...

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Posted on: March 31, 2020

COVID-19 Update March 31

COVID-19-3

The Florida Department of Health Citrus County provided an update today at 2:48 p.m. on positive results for COVID-19:

  • Total cases in Citrus County: 19 (9 in Inverness; 4 in Crystal River; 2 in Lecanto; 2 in Citrus Springs; 1 in Hernando; 1 in Beverly Hill...
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Posted on: March 30, 2020

COVID-19 Update March 30

COVID-19

Inverness, FLA –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.

The City is continuing to provide normal services s...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

COVID-19 Update March 27

COVID-19-2

As of Friday, March 27, 2020 in Citrus County at 4 p.m. there are 11 positive results for COVID-19, and one death of an 80-year-old male.

Mayor Bob Plaisted guest column was published in the Citrus County Chronicle recapping the City’s efforts du...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

COVID-19 Update March 26

COVID-19

Inverness, FLA – As of today in Citrus County, there are 11 positive results for COVID-19, and one death of an 80-year-old male.

The City of Inverness, the City of Crystal River and the Citrus County Board of County Commissioners are working toge...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

COVID-19 Update March 25

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Inverness, FLA – The City continues to monitor the COVID-19 situation closely and has closed public access to our departments to help slow the spread of the virus. However, the City’s Department of Community Development is working behi...

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

COVID-19 Update March 24

COVID-19

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:

  • Total cases 9 (4 in Crystal River; 2 in Lecanto; 2 in Inverness; 1 in Hernando)

The City is continuing to pro...

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

COVID Update March 23: City closes parks

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Inverness, FLA – Inverness City Hall is open 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. in the lobby only. The City has closed all other city buildings and city parks at this time. Please call the City at (352) 726-2611 to request city services and to interact w...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

COVID-19 Update March 20, 2020

COVID-19-7

Inverness, FLA – Governor Ron DeSantis has issued an Executive Order that directs all restaurants and food establishments in the state to suspend on-premise food and alcohol for consumption. The Executive Order also requires the closures of gyms...

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

City working with restaurants during social distancing directives

Eat Inverness

Inverness, FLA – the City of Inverness aims to make it easier for our city restaurants to serve the public given the recent precautions put forth in the Governor’s executive order that calls for reduced restaurant building occupancy an...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

City Update on Executive Order Impacting Local Businesses

COVID-19 Ex order

Inverness, FLA – This morning Florida Governor Ron DeSantis held a news conference to update Floridians on the COVID-19 virus. Elected leaders and healthcare officials at every level of government agree that reducing human density is the best th...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

City of Inverness officials declare state of emergency

COVID news

Inverness, FLA – City of Inverness officials on March 16, 2020 declared a local state of emergency for the City of Inverness in regards to COVID-19. In order to protect the health, safety and welfare of its citizens the City has taken action. He...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

COVID-19 Resources

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COVID-19 Corona Virus Resources

City of Inverness officials continue to work closely with the Florida Department of Health, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and local emergency management officials to help residents, visitors and employees navigate th...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

City Elected Officials Urging Virtual Access

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The City Council Meeting to be held on April 7th will offer virtual access and officials are urging the public to not physically attend the meeting.

The April 7, 2020 City Council meeting will be held in the Council Chambers of the Inverness Government Center, 212 W. Main Street, Inverness, FL.  Due to COVID-19, the public is urged not to physically attend the meeting.  To join the C...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Duke Energy Schedules Vegetation Management

Vegetation Management

Inverness, FLA – Duke Energy has notified the City of Inverness of its plans to conduct vegetation management in parts of Inverness leading to the Inverness Substation, located at 2811 Forest Drive. 

Trees are the leading cause of power ...

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

City spring newsletter

March Newsletter

Read the Spring 2020 City Newsletter.

City Newsletter Spring 2020

Please view the spring city newsletter

Stories include:

  • Retirement of longtime City Manager Frank DiGiovanni
  • Welcome new City Manager Eric Williams
  • New mini library at Whispering Pines Park
  • Welcome new businesses to the City
  • All event...
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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Valerie Theatre Temporarily Closed

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Effective immediately, the Valerie Theatre will be closed until further notice. All movies and events have been postponed and will be rescheduled.

In an abundance of caution, the City of Inverness has declared a local state of emergency due to COVID-19. This had been done in order to protect the health, safety and welfare of our citizens and community. (Plese see Emergency Alert at www.invernss-fl.g...

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