Town of Sprague

Board of Finance

Overview

The Board of Finance consists of six members elected for 6-year terms. The Board of Finance has regularly scheduled meetings usually the third Thursday of each month at 7 PM in the Town hall. Check Events Calendar as regular meeting dates and times may change.


Responsibility

The governance of the Town of Sprague follows directly from the General Statutes of the State of Connecticut. The statutes give the Board of Finance specific responsibility for:

  • Preparing the Town budget.
  • Setting the property tax mill rate.
  • Approving special appropriations and transfers between appropriations.
  • Determining the method and extent of financial record keeping.
  • Arranging for the annual audit of the Town accounts.
  • Publishing the annual Town report.

Mission

The Board of Finance is responsible for the management and measurement of performance and controls that impact the efficient and effective use of tax dollars and other revenues contributed by Town residents and other sources.


Vision

The Sprague Board of Finance is committed to being a leading provider of sound public finance principles and practices that ensure and enhance the delivery of services to Town residents in a responsible and cost effective manner.


Values

  • Communicate openly and honestly with each other, with Town officials, and with Town residents
  • Respect for each other, for Town officials, and for Town residents
  • Encourage high ethical standards
  • Initiate and utilize best practices
  • Promote social and civic responsibility

Orientation

Board of Finance

Upcoming Meetings

Board of Finance

Staff Members

Claude R. Pellegrino (D)
Chairman
Term End: 11/07/2017

Joan Nagle (D)
Vice-Chair
Term End: 11/03/2019

Ann Marie Osowski (R)
Secretary
Term End: 11/02/2021

Gerry Lachance (E)
Member
Term End: 11/05/2019

Catherine R. Tiffany (U)
Member
Term End: 11/02/2021

Mark A. Lounsbury (R)
Member
Term End: 11/07/2017

Catherine A. Osten (D)
First Selectman
Term End: 11/07/2017

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