Tag Archives: budget

School board backs $64.27M budget proposal

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education will present a 2019-20 budget proposal to borough officials that increases school spending by a little more than $2 million. The board last week…

Finance board hears police budget request

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck police officials are seeking to bring a patrol officer position back into the fold. For the past five years, Naugatuck Animal Control has been manned by a…

Mayor presents budget to council

PROSPECT — Mayor Robert Chatfield’s proposed 2019-20 municipal budget is now in the hands of the Town Council. Chatfield’s proposal is $9.1 million, an increase of $466,930, or 5.4 percent,…

Borough school officials trim proposed spending plan

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education has trimmed the increase in its draft budget for 2019-20 and will look to continue to make reductions in the coming weeks. At the…

Region 16 school chief presents flat budget proposal

PROSPECT — Region 16 Superintendent of Schools Michael Yamin’s 2019-20 school budget proposal would keep spending flat, but the same can’t be said for the net education costs for Beacon…

Superintendent presents $66.23M draft budget

NAUGATUCK — Superintendent of Schools Sharon Locke last week presented a draft 2019-20 school budget proposal to the Board of Education that would increase the district’s spending by nearly 7…

State’s financial issues weigh heavy as borough begins crafting budget

NAUGATUCK — Borough officials have begun crafting the 2019-20 municipal budget amid ongoing concerns over what the state will do in the face of another projected deficit. “Our governor (Ned…

Beacon Falls budget passes at town meeting

BEACON FALLS — Voters approved the town’s 2018-19 spending plan by 63 votes Monday night at a town meeting at Woodland Regional High School. Overall, the spending plan is a…

No referendum for borough budget

NAUGATUCK — The deadline to submit petitions to force a referendum on Naugatuck’s 2018-19 budget has come and gone without anyone petitioning for the vote, so the budget is adopted….

Beacon Falls budget heading to another vote

BEACON FALLS — More than a month after voters rejected the town’s first budget proposal, officials have sent another proposal to a vote — one that spends nearly $25,000 less…