Tag Archives: Board of Finance

Town budget sent to vote

BEACON FALLS — About a dozen people turned out for a public hearing last week on the proposed 2015-16 municipal budget. The budget proposal is $6.23 million, an increase of…

Library officials request no increase

NAUGATUCK — The Whittemore Library will be moving forward with its current funding level. Library officials presented their 2015-16 budget request to the Board of Finance Monday night. The request…

Fund balance eyed for projects

BEACON FALLS — The town has earmarked $850,000 from the general fund balance for capital expenditures. A recent audit showed that as of June 30, 2014 the town’s general fund…

Vote on school budget to wait

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Finance is holding off on making a decision on the proposed school budget until firmer figures are known. The Board of Education is requesting $62.5…

Planned bond for work doubles

NAUGATUCK — The borough’s proposed bond package increased by $6 million due to more extensive upgrades needed at the wastewater treatment plant. On Tuesday the Board of Finance and Board…

Finance chairwoman gets another term

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Mayor and Burgesses has unanimously agreed to Mayor Robert Mezzo’s recommendation to reappoint Board of Finance Chairwoman Diane Scinto to another three-year term. Scinto is…

Joint boards OK $115.6M budget

NAUGATUCK — The Joint Boards of Finance and Mayor and Burgesses Monday night approved a $115.6 million budget for 2014-15 to send to a public hearing. The budget is an…

BOE presents $61.3 million budget

NAUGATUCK — After months of crunching numbers, the Board of Education presented a $61.3 million budget request to the Finance Board Tuesday night. The proposed 2014-15 school budget is an…

Voters OK Beacon Falls budget

  BEACON FALLS — The 2014-15 municipal budget was approved by 24 votes Thursday night at a town meeting. The $6.2 million municipal budget was approved by 24 votes, 35…

Board vets capital requests

NAUGATUCK — Borough officials presented their capital project requests to the Board of Finance Monday night. In total, department heads from the police, fire and public works departments and the…