Public Works leads Wilton’s operating capital budget request


The Department of Public Works leads the wish list in the town’s fiscal 2019 operating capital budget request, asking for $495,000 out of a total $1.2 million. A large dump truck leads the list at $160,000. Then comes a bushwacker, a vehicle that trims brush alongside the road, at $140,000. There are other expenses marked for a pickup truck, plows, … read more

Selectmen trim town budget request to less than 1%


Following nearly a month of cost cutting, First Selectman Lynne Vanderslice introduced a final town budget Feb. 27 that comes in at 0.883%. The Board of Selectmen approved the budget request of $33.5 million, which is $293,123 more than the current year’s $33.2 million, for fiscal 2019. It was a sharp contrast from the preliminary budget requested on Feb. 3, … read more

Pin It on Pinterest