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Prospect budget heading back to referendum

    PROSPECT — Town officials are hoping the second time will be the charm for the budget. A second referendum on the town’s proposed 2013-14 municipal budget will be…

Beacon Falls residents line up to cast their vote on the budget on Monday at the firehouse. The $6 million budget passed by a vote of 111 to 92.

Beacon Falls budget passes by slim margin

BEACON FALLS — By 19 votes, the town approved a $6 million budget for the 2012-13 fiscal year. The budget was approved, 111 to 92, by a paper ballot vote…

From left, Selectman Chris Bielik, and Board of Education members Wendy Oliveira and Sheryl Feducia listen to the Beacon Falls results for the Region 16 school referendum Tuesday night at Laurel Ledge School. The referendum failed in Beacon Falls, but passed overall due to support in Prospect.

Region 16 project passes referendum test

Overwhelming support by Prospect voters carried Tuesday’s referendum on the proposed school building project in Region 16 to success. The referendum passed by a count of 1,239 to 1,084. “Terrific….

Ed Fennell opposed the Naugatuck High School renovation plan because he thought the synthetic turf fields included would be a waste of money. ‘The fields will be worn out before we finish paying for them’ Fennell said.

Voters approve NHS renovation project

NAUGATUCK — Borough voters breathed new life into Naugatuck High School. By an unofficial count of 1,756 to 944, which doesn’t include the results of about two dozen absentee ballots,…

Joshua Kozodoy, left, and Joe Dowdell leave Laurel Ledge Elementary School after voting yes in the Beacon Falls road referendum Thursday. 'The roads in this town are in desperate need of being repaired. We can't wait any longer,' Dowdell said.

Roads referendum fails by the slimmest margin

BEACON FALLS — One vote. That was all it took to shut down yet another attempt to fix the town’s deteriorating roads. Beacon Falls voters rejected a $10 million bond…

Beacon Falls Budget Summary

Beacon Falls budget filled with doubts

Movement underway to force referendum When the Beacon Falls Boards of Finance and Selectmen voted to send their $5.9 million municipal budget to a town hall vote last week, they…