Tag: Town Council

Perry to hold meet the candidate BBQ

The Jack Perry for Town Council committee is hosting a barbecue fundraiser this Saturday, Aug. 26 from 12 noon to 3:30 p.m. at the Southington Drive-In pavilion. Perry is a petitioning candidate running unaffiliated for a council seat this November.…

Editorial: Backdoor deals on the council?

Southington is already capturing headlines in various newspapers, and residents are being bombarded by conflicting stories and finger pointing. You guessed it. The town is officially embroiled in a controversy. It began when reports about Town Manager Garry Brumback’s retirement…

Fountain proposal springs forward

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER Southington resident and Planning and Zoning Commission vice chair Paul Chaplinsky proposed a project for the preservation, relocation, and restoration of a historic fountain in Plantsville. Chaplinsky spoke before the Parks and Recreation board, as…

Finance board sets mill rate at 30.48

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER It took almost a month longer than a typical year as Southington boards grappled with the budget problems at the state capitol, but Southington finally closed the books on Southington’s budget for fiscal year 2017-18.…

BOF sets mill rate to 30.48

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER   Since the Town Council approved Southington’s budget for fiscal year 2017-18, the BOF was able to unanimously approve the new mill rate during their June 14 meeting. “Based upon our recommendation to the Town…