Uh oh, looks like there is a problem. It appears your ad blocker is affecting our functionality. To continue reading, simply turn it off and refresh the page.

Tag Archives: Board of Finance

Finance board voices concerns on solar project

BEACON FALLS — As the Planning and Zoning Commission prepares to review plans for a solar panel project on Lopus Road, finance officials are warning the commission against moving forward…

Opening up a line of communication

NAUGATUCK — State and local officials came together last week to open up a dialogue on a host of issues. “My vision is just to open up the lines of…

Mill rate set to decrease

Meeting scheduled for May 26 to vote on town budget BEACON FALLS — Taxpayers in town will see a slight decrease in taxes if voters approve the budget officials presented…

Officials prepping for hearing

BEACON FALLS — Officials are preparing to bring the municipal budget to a public hearing. The Board of Selectmen and Board of Finance will hold a public hearing on the…

Boards OK budget proposal

Mayor encouraging referendum to buy more time NAUGATUCK — Borough officials are moving forward with a budget proposal that would increase the mill rate more than 4 mills. After deliberating…

Finance board gets look at school budget

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Finance tentatively approved the Board of Education’s $61.7 million spending plan Monday during a budget workshop. The proposed 2015-16 school budget doesn’t increase spending. “This…

Beacon Falls budget ends with surplus

BEACON FALLS — An audit showed the town’s $6.2 million 2014-15 budget finished with a surplus of $357,000. The Board of Finance approved the audit last month. Board of Finance…

Finance board chairman stepping aside

BEACON FALLS — After more than two decades of public service, Jack Levine is planning to step aside this month. Levine, 71, currently serves as the chairman of the Board…

Board voices frustration with school spending

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Finance has raised issues with school spending after budget surpluses have increased each of the last three years. In a letter dated Aug. 24…

Board recommends appraisal of school

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Finance wants the town to get its own appraisal of Community School in Prospect before the Region 16 school district moves forward with selling…