Tag Archives: Board of Selectmen

Salaries for elected officials going up under budget proposal

BEACON FALLS — As the Board of Finance continued crafting a budget proposal for the 2019-20 fiscal year last week, officials turned their attention to the salaries of elected officials….

Company to audit town’s utility bills

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen this month agreed to move forward with an audit of the town’s utility bills. Sustainable Tomorrows will review bills from up to the…

Company to salvage parts of historic home

BEACON FALLS — The town is saying goodbye to portions of one of its historic houses. The Board of Selectmen last week approved an agreement with Salvage Works that allows…

Officials holding hearing on ordinance revisions, plow truck

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen is holding a hearing Tuesday on proposed revisions to three ordinances and the purchase of a Freightliner plow truck. The hearing begins at…

Selectmen fill vacant police officer position

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen voted, 2-1, during a special meeting Feb. 14 to promote a part-time police officer to fill a vacant full-time officer position. The board…

Company to remove oil, tanks from town property

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen last week approved a contract with Waterbury-based Superior HVAC & Tank Removal to pump the oil out of the two tanks, disconnect and…

Beacon Falls reviewing utility bill audit proposal

BEACON FALLS — The town is exploring entering a contract with a public utility consultant to review its utility bills for possible overcharges and uncollected refunds. Troy and Banks Vice…

Proposed bill targets real estate sales for open space funds

Beacon Falls officials want to sign to proposal BEACON FALLS — A proposed bill that would allow municipalities to collect money for open space from real estate sales has piqued…

Selectmen appoint fire marshal, deputy

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen last week appointed Beacon Hose Company No. 1 Chief Brian DeGeorge and Capt. Cal Brennan as the town’s fire marshal and deputy fire…

Selectmen OK tax deferral program

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen Monday night agreed to allow certain federal workers, who live in town, impacted by the partial government shutdown to defer tax payments, granted…