New Fairfield First Selectman Column

April 12, 2019

Final Mill Rate Increase 1.05%

Last Wednesday, the Board of Finance made final changes to the 2019/2020 municipal and education budgets resulting in a final projected tax increase of 1.05%. This […]
March 29, 2019

Budget Update

Throughout the month of March, the Board of Finance has been meeting weekly to discuss the 2019/2020 Municipal and Board of Education budgets. The Board asked […]
March 1, 2019

Budget Presentation to BOF Saturday, March 2

This Saturday, March 2, the Board of Selectmen (BOS) and the Board of Education will present the municipal and education budgets for the 2019-2020 fiscal year […]
February 8, 2019

Winter Weather

As we are in the heart of winter, I want to remind residents of winter weather services offered by Public Works: Sand/Salt mixture is available to […]

New Fairfield Selectman Column

March 11, 2019

A Selectman’s View

Last week was very busy for First Selectman Pat Del Monaco and me, with focus on the town budget, naming members of the new Economic Development […]
January 11, 2019

Vote No on B.O. Saturday

I believe a blight ordinance is needed in New Fairfield but not the one you are being asked to approve this Saturday. It would create a “Blight […]
December 15, 2018

Holiday Wishes

It was my privilege last week to be on the HART bus as it made its rounds starting at the center of Town (with its own […]
October 24, 2018

Blight Ordinance Discussion

At last week’s Board of Selectmen meeting, the Board approved setting a public hearing for Monday, October 22, to consider a draft blight ordinance. The draft […]

New Fairfield Board of Finance Column

April 12, 2019

Reaching Out To You

After a public hearing on March 2nd and weekly meetings since then, the Board of Finance finished its work on the budget for the fiscal year […]
February 8, 2019

Budget Planning With Your Tax Dollars – Are you Interested?

When you receive your property tax bill or pay your personal property taxes this year, the New Fairfield town and education budgets are most likely not […]
January 11, 2019

Budget Planning With Your Tax Dollars – Are you Interested?

When you receive your property tax bill or pay your personal property taxes this year, the New Fairfield town and education budgets are most likely not […]
September 13, 2018

Storm Cleanup Update

I am sure that no one will forget the Macroburst/Tornado event that struck New Fairfield and several surrounding Connecticut towns on May 15, 2018. The storm […]