Tag Archives: Highland Avenue


Road to school expected to be clear

BEACON FALLS — Highland Avenue in front of Laurel Ledge Elementary School should be smooth driving when parents and buses arrive next Monday morning to drop students off for the…


Road work raises concerns

BEACON FALLS — Work on Highland Avenue has left portions of the road torn up for the time being and some residents with questions and concerns. A major reconstruction of…


Busy summer for road work

BEACON FALLS — With major road work under way in town, the Board of Selectmen Monday night approved an additional project. The board voted to spend $120,000 to mill about…


Road reconstruction ready to begin

BEACON FALLS — Big changes are coming for one of the town’s busier roads. The complete reconstruction of Highland Avenue is slated to begin later this month. First Selectman Christopher…


Residents complain of parking woes

BEACON FALLS — Highland Avenue residents brought complaints about parking on the street to the Board of Selectmen Monday night. Residents complained that non-residents are parking on the street, and…


Town, residents settle on road plan

BEACON FALLS — The town is moving forward with the original reconstruction plan for Highland Avenue. About 10 Highland Avenue residents, Town Engineer Jim Galligan and Selectman Peter Betkoski met…


Road work moving at varying paces

BEACON FALLS — Three major road projects are moving forward at different speeds. In July, voters authorized bonding up to $2.1 million for repairs to Burton Road, Highland Avenue and…


Bond package for road repairs passes

BEACON FALLS — Voters authorized bonding up to $2.1 million for road repairs at a town meeting Monday night. The vote was 24 to 2 in favor with one abstention….


Road bond package up for vote

BEACON FALLS — BEACON FALLS — Voters will be asked to authorize bonding up to $2.1 million for road repairs at a town meeting July 6. The meeting is at…


Officials focus in on roads to repair

BEACON FALLS — The list of roads town officials are hoping to repair through a bond package has grown to three. In April, the Board of Selectmen discussed a plan…