Tag Archives: Board of Mayor and Burgesses

Space at a premium at Naugatuck Town Hall

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Town Hall is quickly running out of an important commodity — space. “It has been apparent to me for quite a number of years and more recently…

Naugatuck, Waterbury reach tentative deal on planned development

NAUGATUCK — Waterbury and Naugatuck officials have struck a tentative agreement to equally split any tax revenue from a big industrial development the municipalities are jointly pursuing along their shared…

Reconstruction of North Main Street on the horizon

NAUGATUCK — The reconstruction of North Main Street is ready to move forward. The project will reconstruct a section of the street between the Route 8 on- and off-ramps and…

Board OKs budget transfers

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Mayor and Burgesses last week approved a series of budget transfers to close out the 2017-18 fiscal year. The transfers totaled $286,678. The largest transfer…

Borough planning Whittemore memorial

NAUGATUCK — With the Whittemore Bridge reconstruction project nearly complete, borough officials are contemplating building a monument to honor John Howard Whittemore, the bridge’s namesake. Mayor N. Warren “Pete” Hess…

Grant to fund reconstruction of a section of Rubber Avenue

NAUGATUCK — The borough is planning to reconstruct of section of Rubber Avenue with the help of state funding. Officials want to completely reconstruct Rubber Avenue between Old Firehouse Road…

Board refers cell tower proposal to Planning Commission

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck officials are working toward an agreement that would end with a cellphone tower built on borough land rather than a residential property. In April, Tarpon Towers II,…

Naugatuck antes up for river brigade

NAUGATUCK — The borough is pitching in to help efforts to clean up the Naugatuck River. During a special meeting last week, the Board of Mayor and Burgesses approved giving…

Board OKs ordinance to ban fracking waste

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Mayor and Burgesses last week approved an ordinance banning the waste from hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, from being stored in the borough. The ordinance also…

Amendment to child safety ordinance on hold

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Mayor and Burgesses last week continued a public hearing on an amendment to an ordinance that created child safety zones as another municipality with a…