Tag Archives: Board of Selectmen

Selectmen approve SUV purchase

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen last week approved the purchase of a 2008 Ford Escape for $4,896. First Selectman Christopher Bielik said the SUV will be used by…

Town meeting for land deal on the horizon

BEACON FALLS — A town meeting to vote on a deal for land on Lopus Road may be held by the end this month. The town has reached a deal…

Land deal with O&G to go to town meeting

BEACON FALLS — The public will have a say on a proposed land deal between the town and O&G Industries. In October, the town reached a deal with O&G to…

Beacon Falls, O&G reach deal for land 

Selectmen table action on controversial agreement to buy parcel for $1 BEACON FALLS — The town is eyeing a parcel of land next to the public works garage on Lopus…

Company asks town to reconsider tax incentive vote

BEACON FALLS — A vote to deny a tax incentive to an out-of-town company has the business owners upset and the town’s top official concerned about the message it sends….

Town completes cleanup from tornado

BEACON FALLS — The town completed the cleanup from the tornado in May without the need to use contingency funds. During last week’s Board of Selectmen meeting, First Selectman Christopher…

Assessments reduced under settlement

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen this month reduced the assessed and fair market values of four properties in the Murtha Industrial Park in response to legal action. The…

Voters must approve tax incentives

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen has approved tax abatements for two businesses, but it turned out the board doesn’t have the final authority to do so. Under the…

Cleanup costs go over budget  

BEACON FALLS — The effort to clean up from the tornado in May will cost the town more than what voters approved spending. Voters approved spending up to $300,000 from…

Selectmen award bid for cleanup

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen last week awarded a bid to Supreme Industries Inc. to clean up debris from the tornado in May. Supreme Industries, which is based…