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Board sets date for second referendum

NAUGATUCK — The borough’s 2014-15 proposed budget will head to a second referendum. On Sept. 22 the Board of Mayor and Burgess voted to hold the referendum on the municipal…


Board to set second referendum

NAUGATUCK — The proposed 2014-15 borough budget will head to a second referendum. Borough Clerk Nancy DiMeo said this week enough signatures have been verified on petitions submitted in late…


Petitions for referendum submitted

NAUGATUCK — Volunteers handed in petitions Friday morning in an effort to force a second budget referendum. Matthew Katra, a former Board of Finance member who has organized the petition…


Another referendum likely

NAUGATUCK — A second budget referendum looks to be in the cards for Naugatuck. Former Board of Finance member Matthew Katra, who spearheaded the first petition effort, confirmed that he…


Budget foe elicits conflicting views

NAUGATUCK — To angry taxpayers, he’s a champion fighting bloated budgets. To residents who support elected leaders, he’s an opportunist. Matt Katra stands at the forefront of two recent petition…


Voters to decide on capital projects

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Mayor and Burgesses voted Tuesday to send about $13 million worth of capital projects to a referendum in November. Voters will decide on borrowing money…


Budgets fail at referendum

NAUGATUCK — The borough’s 2014-15 budget is heading back to the drawing board. Voters overwhelmingly rejected the adopted municipal and school budgets at a referendum Tuesday. Nearly 25 percent of…


Budget heads to vote

NAUGATUCK — The fate of the borough budget rests in the voters’ hands. A referendum on the 2014-15 budget is Tuesday from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Naugatuck…


Group working to get vote out

NAUGATUCK — Volunteers with the group behind forcing a budget referendum are handing out absentee ballot applications this weekend. Volunteers will be at Stop & Shop in the Mountview Plaza…


Referendum date set

NAUGATUCK — Voters will have their say on the borough budget later this month. The Board of Mayor and Burgesses set a referendum on the 2014-15 budget for July 29….