Monthly Archives: March 2011

Mayor McCoy’s Budget Address: Budget to Lower Taxes and Reduce the Tax Rate

Mayor McCoy today delivered his budget address to the Vernon Town Council. Mayor McCoy’s recommendations highlighted proposals that would lower taxes and reduce the tax rate to under 30 mills. The text of Mayor McCoy’s budget address is below: “Good … Continue reading

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Mayor McCoy, Town of Vernon Receive $365,115.50 from the Connecticut Energy Efficiency Fund

Mayor McCoy and the Town of Vernon recently received $365,115.50 from the Connecticut Energy Efficiency Fund (CEEF). Mayor McCoy was presented the check from Connecticut Light and Power representatives at the Tuesday, March 1, 2011 Town Council Meeting. The funds … Continue reading

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Mayor McCoy: Help Support the Rockville High School Green Team; Vote Today!

Mayor McCoy today is urging members of the community to help support the Rockville High School Green Team. Residents can help by visiting the Connecticut Light and Power website and voting for the “Rockville” video. “Today I am asking that … Continue reading

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Mayor McCoy to Present Budget to Town Council on March 15th

Mayor McCoy today has announced that he will present Vernon’s annual budget for fiscal year 2011-2012 to the Town Council at the regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, March 15th. Mayor McCoy has been preparing his budget recommendations since January, meeting … Continue reading

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Mayor McCoy Bowls for Benefit to Raise Money for Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation

Mayor McCoy today attended the Fifteenth Annual Fenix Memorial Bowling Tournament at Spare Time Vernon Lanes. Mayor McCoy issued the following statement in regards to the event: “This event provides a great opportunity for members of the community to get … Continue reading

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Mayor McCoy Submits Testimony at Planning and Development Hearing

Mayor McCoy today submitted a testimony at this morning’s Planning and Development public hearing at the Legislative Office Building. Mayor McCoy’s testimony was in favor of S.B. No. 518: An Act Authorizing Electronic Signature on Declarations of Personal Property. “Having … Continue reading

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Mayor McCoy Visits Maple Street School; Reads “Green Eggs and Ham”

Mayor McCoy today visited Maple Street Elementary School to speak with students about the importance of reading and education. The students were assembled to celebrate “Read Across America Day,” a celebration honoring Dr. Seuss and his contributions to children’s literature. … Continue reading

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