Tag Archives: Board of Selectmen

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Voters OK Beacon Falls town budget

BEACON FALLS — The 2015-16 municipal budget was approved at a town meeting April 29. Voters approved the $6.23 million budget, which is an increase of $36,162 or 0.58 percent…

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Town budget sent to vote

BEACON FALLS — About a dozen people turned out for a public hearing last week on the proposed 2015-16 municipal budget. The budget proposal is $6.23 million, an increase of…

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Selectmen target bond for road work

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen plans to pursue a $2.3 million bond to repair roads in town. Beacon Falls receives $189,000 from the state annually for road repairs,…

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Fund balance eyed for projects

BEACON FALLS — The town has earmarked $850,000 from the general fund balance for capital expenditures. A recent audit showed that as of June 30, 2014 the town’s general fund…

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Memorial fund dwindling

Towns reduces scholarship, to seek donations BEACON FALLS — The town hopes that by giving less it can reach more people. For more than 10 years, the town has given…

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Selectmen put forward spending plan

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen Monday night approved a $6.4 million municipal budget proposal for the 2015-16 fiscal year. The spending plan, which is an increase of $230,270…

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Solar project piques interest

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen voted Monday night to pursue the installation and use of solar energy panels on town-owned property along Lopus Road. Adam Burkitt, the director…

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Boxed in by zoning designation

Beacon Falls man approaches selectmen with offer for land BEACON FALLS — Horses, a home business and farming. Those are just some of the things not allowed on Charles Piwonski’s…

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Town appoints custodian for Lewis House

BEACON FALLS — One resident will be keeping an extra eye on the Tracy Lewis House. Town Treasurer Michael Krenesky was named the custodian of the house at 35 Wolfe…

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First selectman seeks candidates for vacancy

BEACON FALLS — The town is hoping to attract more candidates to fill a vacancy on the Region 16 Board of Education. Wendy Oliveira resigned from the board, which oversees…