BOE approves raises for non-union staff


NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education on Aug. 12 unanimously approved raises for 32 non-union employees.

The raises, which are retroactive to July 1, totaled about $78,800.

The raises included 2% increases for IT Director Alan Merly and Business Manager Bernice Rizk, bringing their salaries to $103,663 and $98,154, respectively.

Five IT employees, 14 school nurses and 11 other miscellaneous staff, including assistants and secretaries, also received raises.