Tag Archives: Board of Finance

Officials eye excess funds to pay for storm cleanup

BEACON FALLS — The town is planning to move forward with cleaning up some debris left over from a storm in May without federal financial assistance. During a special joint…

School budget presentation will have to wait

NAUGATUCK — After some debate, the Board of Education rejected two budget proposals and won’t present its request to finance officials for at least another month. The school board was…

Busy agenda on tap for town meeting

BEACON FALLS — Voters will have their say on a number of issues at a town meeting. The Board of Selectmen will hold a town meeting on Jan. 3 at…

Selectmen fill finance board vacancy

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen this month appointed James Carroll to fill a vacancy on the Board of Finance. Carroll said he brings about 40 years of experience…

Selectmen fill finance board vacancy  

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen on Monday appointed Steve Leeper to the Board of Finance. Leeper is filling the unexpired term of Joe Dowdell, who is facing criminal…

Officials shave town spending

Editor’s note: The date of the budget referendum was changed to June 20 after Monday’s meeting. The story has been updated to reflect the change. BEACON FALLS — After combing…

Vote on tap for Beacon Falls budget

Spending plan has larger impact on Chatfield Farms residents BEACON FALLS — Residents of Chatfield Farms came to speak out against a budget which disproportionately affects them at a hearing…

Spending down in borough

Officials reduce budget but mill rate expected to rise NAUGATUCK — Borough officials have crafted a budget that reduces spending slightly, but revenue questions mean the mill rate will likely…

Finance board turns efforts to paring requests

BEACON FALLS — Officials have their work cut out for them when it comes to crafting a municipal budget for the 2017-18 fiscal year. Department heads came before the Board…

Officials lay out capital requests

NAUGATUCK — A new fire engine, plow truck, and patrol cars are among the capital items borough officials are seeking funding for in the coming fiscal year. Representatives from the…