Tag Archives: budget


Budgets heading to vote

NAUGATUCK — Voters will have their say on the borough’s proposed 2015-16 budget. A referendum on the municipal and school budgets is July 7 from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m….


Lawmakers decry state budget

HARTFORD — State lawmakers on Monday approved a budget authorization bill, much to the chagrin of two Naugatuck legislators. After some maneuvering of spending and taxes in the two-year, nearly…


Petitions successfully force referendum

NAUGATUCK — The borough’s municipal and school budgets are heading to a public vote. The Board of Mayor and Burgesses set the referendum on the budgets for July 7 at…


GOP legislators decry budget

HARTFORD — Three local Republican lawmakers harshly criticized the nearly $40.3 billion two-year, Democrat-negotiated state budget that was narrowly approved in the House and Senate Wednesday. The budget proposes to…


Finance board sets mill rate

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Finance set the mill rate for the 2015-16 fiscal year at a meeting last week. The mill rate was set at 33.4, which is…


Petitions submitted for referendum

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck’s municipal and school budgets are likely headed to a referendum for the second year in a row. Matthew Katra, a former Board of Finance member who helped…


Officials adopt $115.8M budget

Petitions started to force referendum NAUGATUCK — After scrutinizing spending department by department last week, borough officials adopted a $115.8 million budget for the 2015-16 fiscal year. The proposed budget…


Residents express budget frustrations

NAUGATUCK — Residents voiced their concerns about the borough’s increasing budget Monday night at a public hearing on the proposed $116 million 2015-16 spending plan. Resident John Kelley, 72, said…


Borough officials send budget to hearing

NAUGATUCK — Borough officials have backed a $116 million budget for fiscal year 2015-16. The Joint Boards of Finance and Mayor and Burgesses approved the spending plan, which is an…


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…