City of West Haven making deep budget cuts

Mayor Nancy Rossi is making deep budget cuts for the city of West Haven.  Mayor Rossi said, "We have a deficit in the closed year of 17 of 1.5 million dollars. We have a revenue shortfall of 8 million in this budget year and next budget year approximately the same."

West Haven budget cuts force city to cancel Savin Rock festival

Major West Haven budget cuts forced the city to cancel the Savin Rock Festival. Mayor Nancy Rossi said, "It costs a lot of money for overtime but public works and police and we also have to pay for the bands." Rossi told NEWS8 she had to take drastic action with budget cuts. Rossi added, "I had to cut 17 positions in the last budget. I had to the adult daycare center."

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