Tag Archives: Board of Selectmen

Town considering health care for Beacon Hose position

BEACON FALLS — The possibility of providing health insurance for the only full-time position at Beacon Hose Company No. 1 is under consideration by town officials. The administrative assistant is…

Selectmen approve switch to LEDs

BEACON FALLS — The town’s streetlights are set to become more energy efficient. The Board of Selectmen on Monday voted to allow Eversource Energy to replace all the streetlights in…

Consultant presents alternative plan for plant

BEACON FALLS — The town’s wastewater treatment plant is in need of major and expensive upgrades, but officials could opt for an alternative plan. The town has deferred making significant…

Voters OK use of funds for projects

BEACON FALLS — Voters on Monday approved using $146,390 from the town’s excess fund balance to pay for 11 capital projects. The motion was approved, 23-1, at a town meeting,…

Board approves signs to ease truck traffic

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen, acting as the town’s Traffic Authority, voted last week to install traffic signs in hopes of alleviating issues in two trouble areas in…

Selectmen reinstate building inspector

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen last week voted to reinstate James Tucciarone as the town’s building inspector following an investigation into how he accounted for hours worked on…

Selectman resubmits ordinance proposal

BEACON FALLS — Nearly four months after it was originally proposed, Selectman Michael Krenesky reintroduced an ordinance targeting delinquent taxpayers. The proposal is a change to an existing ordinance related…

Selectmen eye surplus funds for projects

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen on Monday unveiled a plan to spend nearly $429,000 from the general fund surplus to pay for 16 capital projects. Currently, the town’s…

Selectmen opt to stick with trooper program

BEACON FALLS — The town will stay with the Connecticut State Police Resident State Trooper program for the foreseeable future. Officials have been considering cutting ties with the resident state…

Septic tax credit sought

Selectmen take no action on petition calling for town meeting BEACON FALLS — Kurt Hummel is tired of paying for a sewer system his home on Patricia Terrace isn’t connected…