Tag Archives: budget

Recount confirms budget vote in Beacon Falls

BEACON FALLS — After a recount of the 828 votes cast in a budget referendum on June 20, the outcome remains the same: the budget passed 415 yes to 413…

Council sets mill rate

Towns playing guessing game with state revenue PROSPECT — Weeks after the town’s budget was approved, the Town Council on Monday set the mill rate for the 2017-18 fiscal year…

Budget passes on 2nd try

Recount needed to confirm results of vote BEACON FALLS — The town’s $6.75 million municipal budget for 2017-18 passed by a razor-thin margin at a referendum on Tuesday. Voters approved…

Budget referendum coming up  

BEACON FALLS — A referendum to vote on the town’s revised 2017-18 municipal budget proposal will be held June 20. Voting will take place in the gym at Laurel Ledge…

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…

Voters reject town budget

BEACON FALLS — Residents last week overwhelmingly rejected the proposed 2017-18 municipal budget by more than a two-to-one margin at a town meeting. The proposed $6.82 million town budget was…

Vote on tap for Beacon Falls budget

Spending plan has larger impact on Chatfield Farms residents BEACON FALLS — Residents of Chatfield Farms came to speak out against a budget which disproportionately affects them at a hearing…

No referendum in borough 

NAUGATUCK — The deadline to submit petitions to force a referendum on Naugatuck’s municipal and school budgets came and went Monday without anyone submitting petitions. Borough officials adopted a $120.4…

Beacon Falls budget heading to hearing

BEACON FALLS — Officials will present a $6.82 million town budget at a public hearing next week. The Board of Finance last week approved the 2017-18 municipal budget proposal, which…

Spending down, mill rate up

Officials approve $120.4 million budget for borough NAUGATUCK — The borough’s budget and mill rate are heading in opposite directions as officials face uncertain state funding and wean off what…