Tag Archives: Board of Selectmen

Officials shave town spending

Editor’s note: The date of the budget referendum was changed to June 20 after Monday’s meeting. The story has been updated to reflect the change. BEACON FALLS — After combing…

Resolutions will reallocate bonded funds

BEACON FALLS — Officials want to use money left over from a 2016 bond to buy a police car and a Ford F-550. The Board of Selectmen on Monday approved…

Selectmen approach proposal with caution

BEACON FALLS — Officials are cautiously looking into a way to streamline operations in the land use office. The town’s building inspector, Jim Baldwin, is also a qualified zoning enforcement…

Selectmen OK codification of ordinances, regulations

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen on Monday approved the codification of the town’s ordinances and regulations. The board hired the Rochester, N.Y.-based General Code to provide codification services…

Selectmen hear another option for plant

BEACON FALLS — The town’s ongoing discussions on how to upgrade the wastewater treatment plant continued this week with a new method laid out for officials. Engineer David Prickett, of…

Legal opinion steadfast on proposed ordinance

BEACON FALLS — For the second time in seven months the Board of Selectmen received a legal opinion on a proposed addition to an ordinance. That opinion didn’t change the…

Selectmen get breakdown of streetscape extension

BEACON FALLS — A plan to extend the downtown streetscape to Riverbend Park would cost more than $3 million. Naugatuck Valley Council of Governments Senior Regional Planner Aaron Budris presented…

Selectmen OK health care for Beacon Hose position

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen on Monday approved offering health insurance to Beacon Hose Company No. 1’s administrative assistant position. The administrative assistant is the company’s sole full-time…

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…