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Frequently Asked Questions

What Are The Lawn Watering Restrictions?

Lawn watering is limited to twice per week, before 10 a.m. or after 4 p.m., as follows: ODD addresses - Wednesday and Saturday; EVEN addresses – Thursday and Sunday. If additional irrigation is needed for new plant material, call (352) 527-7669.

How Do I Begin Trash Collection?

Residents of Fairview Estates arrange for their own trash service, as individual homeowners. Residents should use their local Yellow Pages to choose a provider.

How Do I Arrange For Phone Service?

Phone service in Fairview Estates is served by;

- CenturyLink at 1-800-339-1811  (click here for website)

- Brighthouse at 746-0617

or through your local satellite provider.

 

Cell phone service is provided by several different networks. Due to poor signals in some parts of the county, be certain to arrange for a test period under any cell phone contract you may sign.

How Do I Register To Vote? 

You may obtain a voter registration application form at the Citrus County Supervisor of Elections' office (downtown Inverness), the Property Appraiser's office in Crystal River, driver's license offices, libraries, The Division of Elections web site located at https://doesecure.dos.state.fl.us/RegToVote/regform/shtml, and other public locations. You can apply to register to vote at any time. However, the registration books will be closed on the 29th day before each election and will remain closed until after that election. You must be registered for at least 29 days before you can vote in an election. Florida Law mandates a voter must vote in the precinct in which their physical residence is located. To avoid inconvenience on election day at the polls change your address by calling the Citrus County Supervisor of Elections office at 341-6740 whenever you move in or change residence.

How Do I Get My Electric Turned On?

Citrus Hills and much of Citrus County is served by Duke Energy. You may apply for new service or transfer service online from Duke Energy at www.progress-energy.com or by calling 1-877-372-8477. A deposit is usually required prior to completing your application for service; however, a waiver of the deposit is available if you authorize Duke Energy to perform a credit analysis through Equifax. Another option is to have your prior utility company send a letter regarding your good credit standing.

How Do I Get My Cable Turned On?

Bright House Networks is the main provider of cable in Citrus County. Standard cable, additional premium services, phone and internet can all be installed by calling Bright House at 746-0755.

Satellite dishes are allowed subject to Architectural Control Board (ACB) approval as to placement and size. Contact the ACB for guidance.

Satellite dishes are allowed subject to Architectural Control Board (ACB) approval as to placement and size. Contact the ACB for guidance.

Where Are The Public Libraries?

The Central Ridge Library is located at 425 W. Roosevelt Blvd., Beverly Hills, Fl 34465 (at the corner of Forest Ridge Blvd. and Roosevelt Blvd. about a mile north of CR-486). The phone number for this branch is 746-6622. The hours for the Central Ridge Library are Monday – Thursday 9:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M. and Friday & Saturday 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Other branches are available in Inverness (Lakes Region), Crystal River (Coastal Region), Floral City and Homosassa.

 

Free library cards are available to all residents of the Citrus County Library District. To obtain a card, visit any Citrus County Library System branch location and show a form of identification with a current local address such as: valid Florida Drivers License or current utility, telephone bill or personal check; or Florida ID card; or proof of employment in Citrus County; or business license issued by Citrus County. Non-residents may purchase a three year library card for $10.00. Children under the age of 12 may obtain a library card with parent’s or guardian’s signature verifying identity and residency. Lost card replacements cost $1.00. Citrus County library cards are honored at all Citrus County Library System branch locations.

 

Important Phone Numbers

 

ALL EMERGENCIES DIAL 911

 

CITRUS COUNTY GOVERNMENT

Citrus County Public Health   726-1731

Citrus County Tax Dept   341-6509

Citrus County Property Appraiser   341-6600

Citrus County Elections Supervisor   341-6740

Citrus County Tax Collector   637-9486

Citrus County Court House   341-6400

Citrus County Commissioners   341-6560

Citrus County Clerk Of Courts   341-6410

Citrus County Sheriff's Office   726-4488

Citrus County Social Svc Dept   527-5410

Citrus County Veterans Svc   527-5411


ELECTRIC COMPANIES

Duke Energy  1-877-372-8477


WATER/SEWER

Citrus County  527-5270
Crystal River  795-4216
Inverness  726-2321
Floral City  726-3366
Homosassa  628-3740
Ozello  795-5331
Beverly Hills  746-4291


TELEPHONE SERVICE

Embarq  800-339-1811

Brighthouse  746-0617


CABLE TV

Brighthouse  746-0617


GARBAGE COLLECTION

FDS Disposal  746-0617


US POST OFFICE

General Information  800-275-8777
Beverly Hills  746-3076
Crystal River  795-2030
Floral City  726-3813
Hernando  726-4345
Holder  489-5351
Homosassa  628-2396
Homosassa Springs  628-3240
Inverness  726-2757
Lecanto  746-2424


DRIVERS LICENSES

Crystal River  795-4221
Appointments  795-8039
Inverness  726-6865
Appointments  726-8489


TAX COLLECTOR

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Crystal River Office  795-5584
801 SE HWY 19  795-5537

Inverness Office  341-6509
110 N Apopka Ave  341-6500


PROPERTY APPRAISER

Crystal River  795-7725
Inverness  341-6600


CITRUS COUNTY SCHOOLS

District Service Center  726-1931


ELECTIONS

Crystal River  795-5338
Inverness  341-6740


INSURANCE

 

FL INSURANCE HOTLINE 800-342-2762


HOSPITAL

Citrus Memorial, Inverness  726-1551
Seven Rivers Community, C.R  795-6560


NEWSPAPERS

Citrus County Chronicle  563-6363
St. Petersburg Times  860-7300


OTHER/MISC

I.R.S. - 800-829-1040
RETIRED SENIOR VOLUNTEER PROGRAM 527-5424
POISON INFORMATION - 800-282-3171
SHERIFF'S OFFICE - 726-4488
SOCIAL SECURITY - 800-772-1213
VETERANS AFFAIRS- 800-827-1000
PHYSICIANS REFERRAL - 344-9822
ATTORNEYS REFERRAL - 800-342-8011