Tag Archives: Board of Finance

Tale of two budgets

Finance board shows support for privatizing collections NAUGATUCK — Public Works Director James Stewart presented two options for his department’s 2014-15 budget to the Board of Finance Tuesday night: one…

A budget in transition

Spending plan reflects switch to nonprofit NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Youth and Family Services’ budget request for the 2014-15 fiscal year signals the beginning of the department’s transition to a…

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Books balancing in Beacon Falls

BEACON FALLS — Any concerns that the town’s books aren’t balanced have been put to rest.  In January, the Board of Finance received an update on the audit of the…

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Boards get look at long-term facilities plan

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck officials got their first look Tuesday night at a long-term plan that proposes an overhaul of school facilities in the borough and moving Town Hall. Warren “Pete”…

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Audit shows general fund not balanced

BEACON FALLS — Auditors reviewing the town’s finances from the 2012-13 fiscal year have found that the general fund is out of balance by about $800,000. “With respect to the…

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Grant for fire truck not an option this year

Finance board wants town meeting to vote on purchase BEACON FALLS — With the recommendation of holding another town meeting, the Board of Finance put how to go about purchasing…

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Chair purchase raises procedural questions

BEACON FALLS — The purchase of an office chair by First Selectman Christopher Bielik led to questions from the Board of Finance this month. The purchase order for the chair,…

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Borough boards get update on long-term plan

NAUGATUCK — The borough is working to keep its strategic plan on track. The Tri-Board of the Board of Mayor and Burgesses, Board of Finance and Board of Education met…

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Joint boards transfer funds to cover overtime

NAUGATUCK — Overtime spending drove the fire department to a deficit of about $270,000 during the fiscal year that ended in June. The Joint Boards of Finance and Mayor and…

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Burgesses appoint alternate to finance board

NAUGATUCK — After a close vote by the Board of Mayor and Burgesses, finance board member Matthew Katra lost his spot on the board to alternate Kimberly Kiernan. Mayor Robert…