Tag Archives: Board of Mayor and Burgesses

Transfer covers loss in state revenue

 NAUGATUCK — The Board of Mayor and Burgesses voted last week to transfer $500,000 from the reserve fund to offset decreases in revenue from the state. When the state legislature…

Board sides with commissions against ‘granny pods’

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Mayor and Burgesses voted this month to opt out of a new state law allowing temporary medical dwellings on single-family lots. The dwellings, known as…

Board OKs new location for Goodwill drop-off

NAUGATUCK — More than a year and half after a Goodwill Industries donation station on Water Street was removed, the borough has found another location for it. The Board of…

Borough board OKs sale of properties

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Mayor and Burgesses last week unanimously approved the sale of five properties to the Naugatuck-based HTS Construction. HTS, which is owned by Theron Simons, the…

Borough board OKs capital purchases

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Mayor and Burgesses voted last week to purchase six capital items using the roughly $100,000 left in a special account for fees collected by the…

Proposal would put ads on tax bills

NAUGATUCK — The borough is considering selling advertising space on tax bills. Controller Allison Bruce presented the idea to the Board of Mayor and Burgesses on Oct. 3. She said…

Policy sets process for emergency purchases

NAUGATUCK — The borough has a new policy that is designed to streamline and define the process to make emergency purchases. Under the policy, which the Board of Mayor and…

Borough settles with EPA over compliance issue

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Mayor and Burgesses voted Tuesday to sign a consent decree agreeing to comply with U.S. Environmental Protection Agency standards for mercury emissions at its wastewater…

Task force to focus on litter

NAUGATUCK — Borough officials want to clean up the streets. The Board of Mayor and Burgesses appointed a litter task force at a special meeting this week after discussing litter…

Borough OKs contract, adjusts paving plan

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Mayor and Burgesses last week awarded a $423,914 contract to Complete Construction Company out of Ansonia to pave a portion of Spring Street. A roughly…