Tag Archives: Board of Mayor and Burgesses

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…

Borough eyes land for athletic fields

NAUGATUCK — The borough is buying land off Country Hollow Road as part of a multi-year plan to relocate athletic fields. The Board of Mayor and Burgesses last week authorized…

Board considers ordinance to ban fracking waste

NAUGATUCK — A proposed ordinance that would ban the storage of waste materials from hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, within the borough drew a mixed response. Fracking is a process where…

Amendment to child safety zone ordinance on the table

NAUGATUCK — Borough officials are considering an amendment to an ordinance that established child safety zones in Naugatuck. The ordinance, which was adopted earlier this year, prohibited registered sex offenders…

Borough seeks grant to help clear way for business to expand

NAUGATUCK — The borough is seeking grant funds to investigate and remediate a potentially contaminated property on Rubber Avenue to help a business possibly expand. The Board of Mayor and…

Board to consider change to ordinance

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Mayor and Burgesses will consider an amendment to an ordinance that bans registered sex offenders from designated child safety zones. The board approved the ordinance…

Borough hires firm, applies for grant for ‘port’ project

NAUGATUCK — Borough officials remain focused on bringing the proposed “” to life. The Port of Naugatuck is proposed to be an inland port and intermodal transportation hub on the…

Borough makes changes to elderly tax program

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Mayor and Burgesses last week approved making some slight changes to the borough’s Elderly Tax Credit Program. The program allows senior citizens to work in…