Tag Archives: Board of Selectmen

Survey to gauge interest in building project 

BEACON FALLS — Officials want to know whether residents want a new library and community center. The town bought the house and land at 35 Wolfe Ave. — known locally…

Selectmen fill finance board vacancy  

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen on Monday appointed Steve Leeper to the Board of Finance. Leeper is filling the unexpired term of Joe Dowdell, who is facing criminal…

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…