Tag Archives: Public works


Public works reminds residents of policy

NAUGATUCK — With winter underway, the Department of Public Works issued a reminder to residents on the borough’s mailbox repair policy. Under the policy, the department is responsible for repairing…


Borough to collect Christmas trees 

NAUGATUCK — The Public Works Department will collect Christmas trees curbside during two weeks in January. Trees will be collected Jan 4 to Jan. 8 and Jan. 19 to Jan….


Board seeks additional public works employee

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen is hoping to add some depth to the public works ranks to help with snow removal. There are seven positions authorized within the…


New public works contract in place

NAUGATUCK — The borough and public works employees have agreed on a new three-year contract. The Board of Mayor and Burgesses approved the contract between the borough and Local 1303-12…


Public works budget sees slight increase

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Finance agreed Monday night to move ahead with a $4.61 million public works budget for the 2015-16 fiscal year. The budget proposal is an increase…


Borough to collect Christmas trees

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck will collect Christmas trees curbside next week. Christmas trees will be collected Jan. 12 through Jan. 16 during residents’ regular trash day. Trees must be clear of…


Public works giving out sand

BEACON FALLS — The Department of Public Works will be distributing sand to residents through Dec. 24. Residents who want sand must clearly mark their container “Sand” and place it…


Borough to add GPS to vehicles

NAUGATUCK — Borough officials will soon be keeping a close eye on where their Department of Public Works vehicles are going during the work day. They will add global positions…


Collections pushed back

NAUGATUCK — Trash and recycling collection will be pushed back next week due to Labor Day. Curbside collection will not be done Monday. Collections will be one day later than…


Borough transitions collections

NAUGATUCK — The Oakville-based company hired to collect trash and recycling in the borough is settling in after a month on the job. In May the Board of Mayor and…