Category: Money & Financial

Are Gas Prices Too High?

[box]by State Representative Dave Yaccarino[/box] When you stop to fill your car’s gas tank you might assume the constantly increasing gas prices are because of instability in the Middle East- where much of our oil comes from- or speculation in...

/ February 23, 2012

Elizabeth Doyle Memorial Scholarship Fund

Application forms for the Elizabeth Doyle Memorial Scholarship Fund are available, beginning March 12th.  This fund was established to honor the memory of former North Haven resident and educator, Elizabeth Doyle, and to assist fellow North Haven residents, who are...

/ February 22, 2012

Cronin Proposes Increase in Education Budget

[box]by Ann DeMatteo / New Haven Register[/box] In his first budget presentation before the Board of Education Thursday night, Superintendent of Schools Robert D. Cronin stuck close to his priorities for the school district. Cronin, who will reach his one-year anniversary...

/ January 27, 2012

Officials Urge Approval of $14 Million Bonding Package

[box]by Kyle Swartz / North Haven Citizen[/box] Town leaders believe that for North Haven’s best interest voters should approve all parts of a proposed $14 million bonding package. If passed at referendum on Jan. 24, bonding would finance $9.23 million in...

/ January 12, 2012

Photovoltaic Array at Old North Haven Dump to Save Town Millions

[box]By Ann DeMatteo, Assistant Metro Editor / New Haven Register[/box] The old town landfill soon will have a new addition that is expected to save the town millions of dollars: photovoltaic solar panels. The panels should be installed and start...

/ January 3, 2012

$9 Million Needed to Upgrade 4 North Haven Firehouses

[box]By Ann DeMatteo / Special to the Post-Chronicle[/box] It’s a tight fit at Montowese Fire Company 2, where there’s little room for firefighters to don gear and board the apparatus. Because of the tight space, the trucks have to be pulled...

/ November 1, 2011

North Haven Unemployment Drops to 7.6%

[box]by Ben Lasman / North Haven Patch[/box] According to numbers released by the CT Department of Labor at the end of last week, North Haven’s unemployment rate decreased to 7.6% in September, down from 8.5% the month before. The state as...

/ October 24, 2011

Project Representatives Discuss Proposed Firehouse Renovations

[box]By Kyle Swartz | North Haven Citizen[/box] Local firefighters are requesting that voters approve a $9.2 million bonding package for major renovations to North Haven’s one professional and three volunteer firehouses. The suggested bonding will be one part of the $14...

/ October 21, 2011

Town Hall Gets Go-Ahead on ADA Renovations

[box]By Ben Lasman | North Haven Patch[/box] After months of waiting, North Haven was awarded a $750,000 Small Cities grant to make Memorial Town Hall compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Continue reading…

/ October 21, 2011

Town Leaders Request $14 Million for Capital Projects

[box]By: Kyle Swartz / The North Haven Citizen[/box] Next referendum, residents will vote on $14 million worth of capital improvement plans, including milling and paving roads, a new public works garage and major renovations to four local firehouses. “The town infrastructure is...

/ September 28, 2011

North Haven Budget Passes

Town of North Haven Budget Referendum Results June 15, 2010 Budget PASSES by 365 Votes TOWN BUDGET – Yes / No Dist.#1-Park/Rec – 331 / 341 Dist.#2-Montowese – 409 / 432 Dist.#3-Ridge Road – 645 / 322 Dist.#4-Green Acres –...

/ June 15, 2010

North Haven Budget Fails

Town of North Haven Budget Referendum Results May 18, 2010 Budget FAILS by 1,150 Votes TOWN BUDGET – Yes / No Dist.#1-Park/Rec – 157 / 473 Dist.#2-Montowese – 211 / 514 Dist.#3-Ridge Road – 379 / 394 Dist.#4-Green Acres –...

/ May 19, 2010