By Nancy Kennedy, Citrus County Chronicle
In 1995, Citrus County Tax Collector Janice Warren worked in banking, wore her hair permed and curly, had kids still in school — and the year 2020 was still 25 years in the future.She and her husband, Dave, had moved to Citrus County in the early 1970s from Jacksonville where she had grown up, settling in Homosassa.
“There were only about 20,000 people in Citrus County back then,” she said.
But by 1995, she had seen a growth explosion and all the problems and challenges that brings to a community.
And although not a county native, she had some of the concerns the old-timers had.