Tag Archives: town meeting

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…

Voters approve 3 out of 4 capital projects

BEACON FALLS — Voters gave their blessing to using surplus money to pay for three out of four capital projects at a town meeting last week. In total, voters approved…

Busy agenda on tap for town meeting

BEACON FALLS — Voters will have their say on a number of issues at a town meeting. The Board of Selectmen will hold a town meeting on Jan. 3 at…

Capital projects back on agenda

BEACON FALLS — A few months after voters soundly rejected spending surplus money on a handful of capital projects, officials are trying again — and this time with a couple…

Transfer, expenditures subject of town meeting

BEACON FALLS — A special town meeting is scheduled for Thursday at 7 p.m. to vote on a budget transfer and four expenditures from the town’s unassigned fund balance. Voters…

Prospect voters approve budget, borrowing

PROSPECT — The town’s spending for the 2017-18 fiscal year is set, but where the mill rate will end up remains to be seen. Voters unanimously approved the town’s $8.45…

Capital projects on agenda for town meeting

BEACON FALLS — Voters will decide the fate of 11 capital projects at a town meeting. The meeting is Monday at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 10 Maple Ave. Voters…

Transfer gains approval at town meeting

BEACON FALLS — Voters unanimously approved the transfer of $30,750 during a town meeting Monday night. The money was transferred from the contingency fund to settle the workers’ compensation account….

Beacon Falls bonding plan passes easily

BEACON FALLS — Voters last week overwhelmingly approved bonding up to $1.2 million for capital items, including a new fire truck for Beacon Hose Company No. 1. The largest item…

Voters OK transfers, resolution at town meeting

BEACON FALLS — Voters approved using contingency money to fund the town’s share of a grant and five budget transfers. Both motions were approved by 17-0 votes at a town…