Scott Adams said the residents of Citrus County need someone on the county commission who understands budgeting, can work with state and federal officials in planning the least-intrusive route for the Suncoast Parkway extension and is experienced in economic development.
County Commissioner Ron Kitchen Jr. said Citrus County was in danger of going over the “financial cliff” when he took office four years ago.
Tim Langer’s making a second run at the county commission, but this time as a Republican.
Renee Christopher-McPheeters is hoping her fourth attempt at elected office will be the charm.
As co-owner of a Lecanto security and sound company, Republican Ruthie Schlabach of Lecanto said she is closely attuned to the needs of local business owners and can bring that experience to the table as county commissioner.
Former county commissioner Scott Adams is asking a judge to remove Commissioner Scott Carnahan from the August Republican primary ballot, claiming Carnahan does not live within the district he represents.
When former Democrat Tim Langer decided to run for county commission as a Republican this year, he hired as a consultant Lou Newman, one of Citrus County’s most self-proclaimed conservatives.
Citrus County’s leading Democrat has made the splash in this year’s election season.
Former County Commissioner Scott Adams, rejected by voters two years ago in his re-election attempt, is taking another shot — this time against a one-time supporter turned adversary.
It was 2014 when Ruthie and Jarey Schlabach drew their line in the sand with Citrus County government by erecting a fence to close off access to their parking lot from the neighboring gas station.