Transfer, expenditures subject of town meeting


BEACON FALLS — A special town meeting is scheduled for Thursday at 7 p.m. to vote on a budget transfer and four expenditures from the town’s unassigned fund balance.

Voters will be asked to approve a transfer of $26,915.00 from the medical insurance budget line of the 2016-17 budget to the Social Security line item.

The four expenditures, which total $127,000, will be voted on together. The expenditures are $29,000 to upgrade to phone system at Town Hall, $43,000 for security upgrades at the police and fire departments, $30,000 for personal protection equipment for the fire department, and $25,000 for portable radios for the fire department.