Tag Archives: budget


Officials propose third budget

NAUGATUCK — Borough officials went back to the budget drawing board last week after the 2014-15 spending plan was rejected at a referendum for a second time. After hours of…


Voters say no to budget again

NAUGATUCK — For the second time in as many referendums voters turned out to voice their displeasure with the 2014-15 budget. Voters overwhelmingly rejected the adopted municipal and school budgets…


Voters to decide fate of budget

NAUGATUCK — Residents will head back to the polls Tuesday to voice their opinions on the borough’s proposed budget. The budget referendum will be Oct. 14 from 6 a.m. to…


Budget limbo delays tax bills

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Tax Collector’s office has not been able to send out the first half of motor vehicle tax bills because of a delay in the budget process….


Board sets date for second referendum

NAUGATUCK — The borough’s 2014-15 proposed budget will head to a second referendum. On Sept. 22 the Board of Mayor and Burgess voted to hold the referendum on the municipal…


Board to set second referendum

NAUGATUCK — The proposed 2014-15 borough budget will head to a second referendum. Borough Clerk Nancy DiMeo said this week enough signatures have been verified on petitions submitted in late…


Lack of budget impacts class sizes

NAUGATUCK — Top officials in the public school system say not having an approved budget for the 2014-15 fiscal year is hurting the way schools operate. Superintendent of Schools Sharon…


Petitions for referendum submitted

NAUGATUCK — Volunteers handed in petitions Friday morning in an effort to force a second budget referendum. Matthew Katra, a former Board of Finance member who has organized the petition…


Another referendum likely

NAUGATUCK — A second budget referendum looks to be in the cards for Naugatuck. Former Board of Finance member Matthew Katra, who spearheaded the first petition effort, confirmed that he…


Budget foe elicits conflicting views

NAUGATUCK — To angry taxpayers, he’s a champion fighting bloated budgets. To residents who support elected leaders, he’s an opportunist. Matt Katra stands at the forefront of two recent petition…