News release from Mayor Joe Ganim:
On Saturday, June 13th an organized protest at McLevy Green began at 2pm. First, the group of demonstrators participated in the protest then marched to the police department at 300 Congress Street where they have been camping since Saturday. Mayor Ganim shared his thoughts on the protest as well as the demands for change.
Mayor Ganim stated, “I think this is a very difficult time in this Country, and Bridgeport is not unique. The challenges here are no different and we stand in solidarity with peaceful protests, against bias, with Black Lives Matter, and we stand in solidarity.”