Tag Archives: Board of Finance

Raises for borough officials, employees OK’d

NAUGATUCK — The Joint Boards of Mayor and Burgesses and Board of Finance Monday night approved raises for 17 non-union employees and elected officials. The mayor, town clerk and the…

Police request 3.1% increase in budget

NAUGATUCK — Police officials presented the department’s $7.38 million budget request for the 2017-18 fiscal year Monday night to the Board of Finance. The request would increase the police department’s…

Solid staffing levels mean less spending

NAUGATUCK — Fire officials requested a budget that would decrease the department’s spending by more than 6 percent next fiscal year. On Monday, the Board of Finance approved the fire…

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…