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Registration is now open!

Ages: 5-14 Years Old

Please note: Change of Venue

South Sumter Middle School

773 NW 10th Ave

Webster, FL 33597

 

Breakfast and Lunch will be provided most days except Fridays and certain field trip days. Field Trips and extra activities included in price.

For registration information please contact the City of Bushnell at (352) 793-2591 or download one of the applications attached below.

Please note: Make sure to download the proper application, there are two types; one for City of Bushnell customers and one for non City of Bushnell Customers.

The City of Bushnell is hosting a “Summer Kick-off Bash” and is currently looking for local businesses to partner with to contribute to the fun! Participating businesses can host a game or activity. The goal is to kick off summer with a day full of fun activities and games for the kids. Then, we will wrap up the event with a movie in the park, sponsored by Bushnell Electric. The date of the event will be June 2, 2018, and partnerships are due by May 11, 2018. Registration is required but there is no fee for registering, we will be accepting 40 partners, so do not delay! Registration forms can we found below or they can be picked up at Bushnell City Hall located at 117 E. Joe P. Strickland Jr. Ave.

For more information please see flyer below:

 

If you should have any questions regarding the event please contact Kristin Ray or Kellie Mason at (352)793-2591.

 CITY COUNCIL QUALIFICATION PERIOD FOR SEATS 3, 5 AND THE MAYOR WILL BE 12:00 NOON ON JUNE 18, 2018 AND ENDS AT 12:00 NOON ON JUNE 22, 2018.

ALL INTERESTED ELECTORS OF THE CITY OF BUSHNELL CAN CONTACT THE SUMTER COUNTY SUPERVISOR OF ELECTIONS FOR INFORAMTION AND QUESTIONS REGARDING THE UPCOMING ELECTION, 352-569-1540.

Family Night at the Park on Friday, April 20, 2018 featuring:

Family Literacy Night

Kickball Tournament 5:30-8:15

Movie in the Park 8:30-10:00

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, The City of Bushnell will be holding a Special Meeting on Monday, March 26, 2018 at 6:00 pm in the Bushnell Council Chambers located at 117 E Joe P. Strickland Jr. Ave. The purpose of the meeting will be for the interviews of the City Manager Applicants.

All interested citizens are urged to attend.

      

 

The City of Bushnell has received a Safety Award from the Florida Municipal Electric Association (FMEA) for its continued commitment to safe work practices during the past year.

For the past 30 years, FMEA has recognized the efforts of Florida's public power utilities to stress worker safety as the No. 1 priority. Utilities are placed into categories according to their total man-hours worked, and rewarded for the most incident-free records. The incidence rate used to judge utilities was based on the number of work-related reportable injuries or illnesses compared to the total number of worker-hours during 2017, as defined by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).

The City of Bushnell was recognized for a perfect record with no reported accidents on the job in category A, which is comprised of utilities with up to 59,999 man-hours worked. This recognition reflects the city of Bushnell's commitment to protecting workers' safety, while also ensuring reliable electric service to the customers. In an industry where serious injuries and fatalities are inherent, safety training is the best line of defense in preventing accidents and saving lives.

Awards were presented on March 10 at the FMEA Annual Florida Lineman Competition Awards banquet in Lakeland.

About FMEA: The Florida Municipal Electric Association (FMEA) represents the unified interests of 34 public power communities across the state, which provide electricity to more than 3 million of Florida's residential and business consumers.

Press Release: Sumter County Smart 911 Service

Contact: Bradley Arnold

Immediate Release County Administrator
February 16, 2018 (352) 689-4400
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Sumter County adds Smart 911 service.

Wildwood, FL -

Sumter County announces today that their communications center has completed the integration of
Smart 911 services for Sumter County.

Smart 911 is a service without additional cost that allows citizens to create a safety profile that
includes any information they want first responders to have when responding to their call. In the
event there is a need to dial 9-1-1, the caller's Smart 911 profile will appear on the call taker
computer screen.

The PSAP (Public Safety Answering Point) remains the first point of access to emergency services
and each advancement in technology has improved our ability to respond to the community.

With the addition of Smart 911 in Sumter County today, we reflect on the 50 years of 9-1-1. On
February 16, 1968, Alabama Speaker of the House, Mr. Rankin Fite, made the first 9-1-1 call from
the Haleyville City Hall.

For additional information and to create a safety profile, see www.smart911.com for additional
information.

If you have any questions, please contact Sumter County at (352) 689-4400.

The next music in the park event will be held on March 10, 2018 from 2 pm to 5 pm. See the flyer below for more information.

 

Music in the Park 3-10-2018

 

The Board of Adjustment and Code Enforcement (BACE) is scheduled to meet on April 10, 2018 @ 5:30 pm

Public Welcome and Urged to Attend!

You can find the agenda online at www.cityofbushnellfl.com

 

PUBLIC NOTICE

CITY OF BUSHNELL

Emergency Public Meeting

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, The City of Bushnell will be holding an emergency meeting on February 12, 2018 at 6:00 pm in the Bushnell Council Chambers located at 117 E Joe P. Strickland Jr. Ave for the discussion and/or approval to fill a vacancy for an interim City Manager.

All interested citizens are urged to attend.

City Clerk
Christina Dixon

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