Tag Archives: blight officer

Borough-contracted landscapers will cut 2-foot-high grass at this 520 Candy Road property unless owners take care of it themselves.
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Borough targeting unkempt grass

NAUGATUCK — In the first step in plans to remediate blighted properties, the borough is setting its sights on overgrown grass. Mayoral Aide Ed Carter, who was recently appointed as…

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Carter to serve as borough’s temporary blight officer

NAUGATUCK — When the Board of Mayor and Burgesses adopted the town’s budget for the 2011-12 fiscal year, it did not include funding for a blight officer position. Now Mayor…

Co-chairs of the Blight Committee Linda Ramos and Elizabeth Forlenzo have raised concerns over how Naugatuck is fighting blight like this dilapidated property on School Street. Funds for a part-time blight officer position were cut from the borough budget.
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Borough blight center of budget debate

NAUGATUCK — The new blight bylaw that went into effect in November hasn’t been enforced, according to Linda Ramos and Elizabeth Forlenzo, co-chairs of the Blight Committee that wrote the…