Tag Archives: wastewater treatment plant


Officials OK bond for upgrades at plant

NAUGATUCK — The Joint Boards of Mayor and Burgesses and Finance last week approved bonding $8.5 million to make upgrades to the wastewater treatment plant. Naugatuck is mandated by the…


Borough stays with Veolia for upgrade

NAUGATUCK — The borough is looking at a higher than expected cost for mandatory upgrades at the wastewater treatment plant. The borough reached a settlement with Veolia North America, the…


Study to explore regionalizing plants

The Naugatuck Valley Council of Governments is hoping a new study will help Valley towns save money when it comes to treating wastewater. The NVCOG received a $1.35 million state…


Settlement resolves issues

NAUGATUCK — The borough and Veolia Water North America have reached a settlement that addresses many long-standing issues at the wastewater treatment plant. Mayor N. Warren “Pete” Hess announced the…


Borough eyes fuel cells to save energy

NAUGATUCK — The borough is working on a plan to help solve some of its issues at the local wastewater treatment plant by installing fuel cells to help drive down…


Incinerator off for now at plant

NAUGATUCK — The incinerator at the borough’s wastewater treatment plant has been shut down as officials work to complete mandated improvements. The Environmental Protection Agency gave communities until March 22…


Naugatuck taking alternative approach to mandate

NAUGATUCK — The borough is moving forward with plans to meet a federal mandate to make upgrades at the wastewater treatment plant. New environmental guidelines mandated by the Environmental Protection…


Borough hopes plan eases mandated burden

NAUGATUCK — Faced with having to spend millions of dollars soon to make upgrades to the wastewater treatment plant, borough officials are pinning their hopes on a new plan that…


Joint boards approve bond authorization

NAUGATUCK — The Joint Boards of Mayor and Burgesses and Board of Finance approved a resolution May 14 to bond $2.16 million to begin upgrades to the wastewater treatment plant….


Board authorizes bond for upgrades

NAUGATUCK — The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has issued the borough an ultimatum: either begin bringing the wastewater treatment plant into compliance or cease operations. The Board…