Tag Archives: Board of Finance

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…

Finance board rejects company’s second attempt at incentive

BEACON FALLS — A company’s second attempt at applying for a tax incentive didn’t get off the ground. The Board of Finance last week unanimously voted to deny an application…

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…