Tag Archives: Prospect

New parking spots for combat-wounded vets

PROSPECT — There are now parking spots reserved for veterans wounded in combat at Town Hall and the Prospect Senior Center. The spaces — one each at Town Hall and…

School board transfers funds to absorb cuts

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education last week transferred $939,279 to contingency to cover cuts in state education funding. A prolonged state budget stalemate came to an…

State cuts turn out to be tolerable

After a few anxious months, municipal leaders now have a state budget in their hands, and its impact isn’t as bad as once feared. The state legislature approved a $41.3…

State denies reimbursement for school land

REGION 16 — School administrators are hoping that a meeting with state officials will change their minds on a decision to deny any reimbursement for the land bought for Prospect…

Inspection of school’s sprinkler pipes underway  

REGION 16 — School officials will soon know the extent of an issue with sprinkler pipes rusting at Woodland Regional High School. Between June 6 and Oct. 9, seven different…

Officials to be sworn in on Friday

PROSPECT — Newly elected and re-elected public officials will be sworn in at 1:45 p.m. Friday in the Prospect Elementary School gym. Students will be in attendance. The Mattatuck Drum…

Vendors sought for bazaar

PROSPECT — The St. Anthony Ladies Guild is seeking vendors for its Christmas bazaar. The guild stated there are a few tables available still for the bazaar, which is Dec….

Towns to commemorate Veterans Day

Beacon Falls, Naugatuck and Prospect will mark Veterans Day with ceremonies The Naugatuck Veterans Council is planning observances to commemorate Veterans Day on Saturday. The day is highlighted by the…

Prospect hires land use inspector

PROSPECT — After a long delay, Mary Barton will begin her job as the town’s new land use inspector next week. The Planning and Zoning Commission voted to appoint Baron…

Republicans keep hold of council majority

(Full Prospect election results) PROSPECT — Republicans retained their majority on the Town Council Tuesday night as all five GOP candidates were elected to the nine-member council. In fact, Republicans…