Tag Archives: Board of Finance

Borough police chief requests $7.18M budget

NAUGATUCK — Police Chief Steven Hunt last week presented a budget request to the Board of Finance that would increase spending for the Naugatuck Police Department by about 2%. Hunt…

Overtime drives increase in fire department’s budget request

NAUGATUCK — Fire Chief Ellen Murray last week presented a budget request to the Board of Finance that would increase spending for the Naugatuck Fire Department by about 6.5%. Murray…

Large projects, capital items on horizon in Beacon Falls

BEACON FALLS — Town officials are looking into the future to plan for how to move forward with some large capital projects and items. “We’ve put things off too often…

Ambulance, body cameras part of capital budget proposal

BEACON FALLS — A new ambulance and body cameras for police officers are among a list of capital projects officials are considering funding in the 2019-20 town budget proposal. The…

Beacon Falls, Bethany looking to share trooper

BEACON FALLS — Officials in Beacon Falls and Bethany are working together on a plan to share a resident state trooper. The two towns participate in the resident state trooper…

Salaries for elected officials going up under budget proposal

BEACON FALLS — As the Board of Finance continued crafting a budget proposal for the 2019-20 fiscal year last week, officials turned their attention to the salaries of elected officials….

Finance board backs budget proposal for borough

NAUGATUCK — After a series of workshops and a significant reduction in the school budget request, the Board of Finance has approved a budget recommendation of roughly $125.1 million for…

Finance board moves ahead with school budget proposal

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Finance opted last week to move a roughly $64.06 million school budget proposal for the 2019-20 fiscal year forward for a final review. The budget…

Audit shows surplus for Beacon Falls despite dip in state funding

BEACON FALLS — The town ended the 2017-18 fiscal year on a positive note, despite having to deal with the side effects of the state’s financial troubles. An audit of…

Vice chairman resigns from Beacon Falls finance board

BEACON FALLS — Board of Finance Vice Chairman Joe Rodorigo submitted his resignation last week. Rodorigo was elected to the board in 2013 for a six-year term. He served as…