Tag Archives: town council

Council agrees to pay clerk for filling in 

PROSPECT — The Town Council last week agreed to pay Land Use Clerk Roselyn Moffo $100 a week extra for the 13 weeks she filled in as land use inspector…

Fire officials give update on fleet’s status 

PROSPECT — The Prospect Volunteer Fire Department’s Fire Engine 5 is due for replacement in 2019, an expense that promises to top $750,000. Fire Chief William Lauber and Captain John…

Town Council elects Slapikas chairman

PROSPECT — For the first time in a decade, the Town Council has a new chairman. On Nov. 19, the Town Council unanimously elected Republican Jeff Slapikas as chairman. “I…

Candidate profiles: Prospect Town Council (Democrats)

The Citizen’s News asked candidates running for Town Council in Prospect in the Nov. 7 municipal election four questions. The responses from Democratic candidates are below: Name: Theresa Cocchiola-Graveline Age:…

Candidate profiles: Prospect Town Council (Republicans)

The Citizen’s News asked candidates running for Town Council in Prospect in the Nov. 7 municipal election four questions. The responses from Republican candidates are below: Name: Richard L. Blanc…

Candidate profiles: Prospect Town Council (Petitioning)

The Citizen’s News asked candidates running for Town Council in Prospect in the Nov. 7 municipal election four questions. The responses from Petitioning candidates are below: Name: Carl David Cicchetti…

Transactions the result of ‘human error’

PROSPECT — After months of questioning how certain transactions were made, the Town Council got its answer on Monday — human error. The questions centered on seven transactions totaling about…

Council opts to investigate transactions

PROSPECT — In a split decision, the Town Council last week voted to open an investigation into the treasurer’s office to determine how and why a series of transactions were…

Council OKs public works contract

PROSPECT — The Town Council last week approved a three-year agreement between the town and AFSCME Local 1303-39 Prospect Public Works Union. The contract is retroactive to July 1 and…

Council chairman expresses ‘frustration,’ won’t seek another term

PROSPECT — Citing frustration with not being able to get answers to financial questions, Town Council Chairman Tom Galvin has announced that he will not be running for re-election. Galvin,…