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Beacon Falls takes first step toward hiring clerk, tax collector

BEACON FALLS — The town is one step closer to changing two positions from elected to hired. At a Jan. 3 town meeting, voters approved moving forward with requesting the…

Selectmen eye changes to elected positions

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen wants to make the town clerk and tax collector full-time positions that are hired rather than elected. The positions are part-time now and…

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Mismanagement of funds preceded clerk’s resignation

BEACON FALLS — According to a town audit report, Kurt Novak, who resigned from the position of town clerk for personal reasons on March 16, had mishandled funds. The Board…

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Selectmen appoint Greene as town clerk

Audit report center of controversy BEACON FALLS — By a vote of 2-1, the Board of Selectmen appointed Len Greene Sr. as town clerk to replace former Town Clerk Kurt…

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Personal reasons lead to resignation of town clerk

BEACON FALLS — The town’s longtime town clerk has resigned from his elected position, saying he wants to devote his attention to family and personal matters. Kurt Novak, a Republican…

Office hours for town clerk, tax collector to change

BEACON FALLS — The town clerk and tax collector will now hold offices hours by appointment only Thursday evenings. Town Clerk Kurt Novak and Tax Collector Mildred Jurzynski told the…

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Public raises issue with proposed ordinance changes

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectman got an earful when it presented proposed ordinance changes that would eliminate the elected positions of tax collector and town clerk in favor…

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Committee proposes eliminating elected clerk, tax collector positions

BEACON FALLS — An ordinance committee has proposed two ordinances that would change the elected positions of tax collector and town clerk to hired ones. If the ordinances went into…

Borough’s new clerk begins job

NAUGATUCK — After winning her position in the May elections, Michelle Dowling began her new job this month as Town Clerk. “It’s probably the best public office to work in,”…

Mayor forms panel to study retirement payouts

NAUGATUCK — Mayor Robert Mezzo appointed four burgesses Tuesday to a subcommittee to confront the issue of retirement payouts to elected officials, which borough officials have widely debated since retiring…