Tag Archives: Public works

Two department heads plan to retire, resign

PROSPECT — The town is losing two department heads this month. Assistant Public Works Director Eugene McCarthy and Land Use Inspector Tammy DeLoia will step down from their respective positions…

Needed repairs to sewer system mounting

NAUGATUCK — An aging sewer system has led to an uptick in emergency repairs needed over recent years. “We are attributing the damage to the cold winter that happened a…

Town, public works union agree to deal

PROSPECT — The town and the union that represents public works employees have agreed on a short-term contract. On Dec. 20, the Town Council approved the contract with Local 130-379…

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…