UPDATE, Statement from city: Alanna Kabel, the city’s assistant chief administrative officer, will be leaving the city for a position with the federal Housing and Urban Development office in Hartford, according to the mayor’s office. Kabel had once served as deputy chief administrative officer in charge of the Community Development Block Grant Program.
Entries Tagged as 'Alanna Kabel'
July 31st, 2014 · 24 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events
June 18th, 2013 · 10 Comments · Development and Zoning, News and Events
Another city employee has been suspended with pay, this time involving a dispute between Rosemary Wong, a services coordinator for the Downtown senior center and Alanna Kabel, assistant chief administrative officer. Interestingly, according to a story by the CT Post, Leticia Colon, a member of the Board of Education and former City Council member who […]
Did You Make The List Of Top 100 City Employee Wage Earners? Cops Tops On List, Mayor Trails Far Behind
March 22nd, 2013 · 71 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events
Hey, there’s more than one reason to make friends with a cop. OIB has received a list of the top city employee wage earners for 2012 and as usual it’s dominated by police officers, particularly the top 50, who in many cases received double their base pay from overtime. The list OIB reviewed does not […]
April 26th, 2012 · 13 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Budget, News and Events
Dozens of members of Connecticut Laborers’ District Council www.ctlpl.com led by Business Manager Charles LeConche protested in front of the City Hall Annex on Broad Street Wednesday morning, charging workers of an affiliated union have come under attack by Mayor Bill Finch and administration officials.
April 19th, 2012 · 29 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events
Whoa! If you’re a city Health Department employee don’t mess with Assistant Chief Administrative Officer Alanna Kabel. A recent “Memorandum” issued by Kabel to Health Department employees about “Chain of Command Policy” makes clear “Employees are not to skip the chain of command and contact the Mayor’s Office directly under any circumstances. Failure to follow […]
February 13th, 2012 · 36 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Council, City Politics, Education, News and Events
Mayor Bill Finch on Thursday briefed several members of the executive committee of the Bridgeport Regional Business Council on his priority for the Charter Revision Commission he empaneled: an appointed Board of Education with little or no room for anything else.
December 5th, 2011 · 36 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Development and Zoning, News and Events
Alanna Kabel, who had served as deputy chief administrative officer in charge of the Community Development Block Grant Program, is returning to the city as assistant chief administrative officer at an annual salary of $126,000. Kabel left the city early this year for a position with the Connecticut Housing Finance Authority.
February 8th, 2011 · 38 Comments · City Council, News and Events
How long is City Councilman Bob Curwen’s nose? He’d give Pinocchio a good run for his money. When asked a few days ago if he was in the mix for a city job or if he had any discussions with Finch administration officials about a job, Curwen’s response: “It’s news to me. Wish someone would tell me […]