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Hernando County BOCC Approves $539.9 Million Budget

BROOKSVILLE, FL. – At the Tuesday, September 22nd final budget hearing, the Hernando County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) approved the Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 final budget totaling $539,978,748.

Commissioners also voted to lower the existing 7.8912 millage rate to 7.6412.

The General Fund includes the Clerk of Court, Property Appraiser, Sheriff’s Office, Supervisor of Elections, Tax Collector and programs and services provided by the BOCC such as emergency management, animal services, parks and recreation, facilities management, libraries, health and human services, economic development, veterans services, code enforcement, planning, zoning, extension services, administration and more.

Adoption of the final millage rates are as follows:

Fund Description              Final Millage Rate

General Fund     7.6412

Transportation Trust Fund    0.7091

Health Unit Trust Fund  0.1102

Emergency Medical Services MSTU     0.9100

Stormwater Management MSTU      0.1139

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