Tag Archives: budget

School budget plan keeps spending flat

NAUGATUCK — For the second straight year — and the third time in the last seven years — the Board of Education will request a budget that doesn’t increase spending….

Police request 3.1% increase in budget

NAUGATUCK — Police officials presented the department’s $7.38 million budget request for the 2017-18 fiscal year Monday night to the Board of Finance. The request would increase the police department’s…

Audit shows surplus for 2015-16

REGION 16 — An audit of Region 16’s roughly $40.5 million 2015-16 school budget showed the district ended the fiscal year with an unassigned fund balance of $1,374,000. The Region…

Solid staffing levels mean less spending

NAUGATUCK — Fire officials requested a budget that would decrease the department’s spending by more than 6 percent next fiscal year. On Monday, the Board of Finance approved the fire…

No referendum means budget in effect

NAUGATUCK — The borough’s 2016-17 budget went into effect Monday after no one stepped forward to petition to send the revised spending plan to a referendum. The nearly $120.9 million…

Time running out to force referendum

NAUGATUCK — It appears the proposed nearly $120.9 million 2016-17 budget will go into effect next week. The proposal, which represents a $5.6 million, or 4.8 percent, spending increase will…

Officials set budget

Borough spending plan would raise taxes 4.6 percent Budget breakdown Total operating budget 2015-16 approved: $115,264,259 2016-17 adopted: $120,878,374 Increase: $5,614,115 or 4.87 percent Current tax rate: 45.57 mills Proposed…

Spending increase irks residents

BUDGET WATCH: Naugatuck Combined town and school 2015-16 approved: $115.2 million 2016-17 proposed: $120.7 million Increase: $5.5 million, or 4.8 percent Current tax rate: 45.57 mills Proposed tax rate: 47.56…

Officials revise borough budget

NAUGATUCK — Less than a week after voters rejected the proposed municipal and school budgets at a referendum, borough officials approved a revised budget that increases spending over the previous…

Borough budgets fail at referendum

NAUGATUCK — Voters overwhelmingly rejected the proposed 2016-17 municipal and school budgets at a referendum Tuesday. After the polls closed at the Naugatuck Senior Center, 2,912 voters had cast their…