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Taxpayers in Revolt Chairman Alec Wargo submitted petitions to force a referendum on Naugatuck’s 2013-14 budget last week. The group collected nearly 2,000 signatures on each petition, one for the municipal budget and one for the school budget. The signatures are currently being verified. –RA ARCHIVE

Group submits petitions to force budget vote

NAUGATUCK — Although borough officials have accepted the 2013-14 budget, the voters may have the final say. Alec Wargo, chairman of Taxpayers in Revolt, submitted two petitions last week, one…

Burgess Pat Scully speaks during a public hearing on the budget in May. Chair of Naugatuck Taxpayers in Revolt Alec Wargo submitted petitions to the borough clerk Thursday in an attempt to force a referendum on the $105.5 million budget. FILE PHOTO

Taxpayer group submits petition to force budget vote

NAUGATUCK — The borough budget could be heading to referendum next month. A group of Naugatuck taxpayers committed to keeping the budget low has submitted a petition to the borough…

Money talks at candidate panel discussion

NAUGATUCK—Borough finances dominated the discussion during a forum for candidates seeking municipal office. “At this time … no one can afford an increase in taxes,” said Catherine Ernsky, a Republican…