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Low turnout dooms borough referendum

NAUGATUCK — The consensus of those who came out to vote in Naugatuck’s budget referendum Tuesday was overwhelmingly against the budget. However, not enough voters cast a ballot to make…

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Referendum on borough budget set for July 19

NAUGATUCK — In a few weeks, the voters will decide the fate of Naugatuck’s budget. The Board of Mayor and Burgesses set July 19 as the day the borough budget…

Letter to the editor: Agrees borough needs automatic budget referendum

I read the article in the Citizen’s News “Commission lines up possible Charter changes in its crosshairs,” by Elio Gugliotti. The Part that caught my attention was that the budget…

Editorial: Budget referendum isn’t an automatic

On the surface, an automatic referendum on Naugatuck’s budget seems, in the spirit of March madness, like a slam dunk. We understand the appeal of having the borough budget go…

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Commission lines up possible changes in its crosshairs

NAUGATUCK—After nearly two hours of discussion, the Charter Revision Commission set its sight on a few major potential changes to pursue, with a switch to an automatic budget referendum dominating…