Bridgeport Education Association President Rob Traber is scheduled to address the City Council Monday night regarding parking at the new Roosevelt School in the South End. In a related commentary retired city firefighter Andy Fardy raises questions about school parking. I have a question, who is in charge of designing the new schools in Bridgeport? […]
Entries Tagged as 'Bill Finch'
October 19th, 2014 · No Comments · City Council, Development and Zoning, Education, News and Events
October 18th, 2014 · 16 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events
His title is City Attorney but he’s really the mayor’s attorney irrespective of who holds the office, such is Mark Anastasi’s perspective serving as the city’s chief legal counsel for more than 20 years. CT Post scribe Brian Lockhart has the latest on Anastasi. Arguably one of the most powerful people in City Hall, City […]
October 16th, 2014 · 6 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Development and Zoning, News and Events, State Politics
Had Barack Obama’s scheduled visit to Bridgeport Wednesday night not been preempted by Ebola outbreak business, the game plan was for Mayor Bill Finch to introduce Governor Dan Malloy for whom the president was campaigning. These things tend to be love fests and the mayor had plenty of hugs and kisses planned for the president […]
October 16th, 2014 · 27 Comments · News and Events, State Politics
Even though President Obama cancelled a visit to New Jersey as well to address an Ebola response, and state Democratic leaders say he will return to Connecticut, Bridgeport Republican Town Chair John Slater questions in a statement the motive behind the president postponing his Bridgeport visit Wednesday, adding “I find this to be a convenient […]
October 15th, 2014 · 32 Comments · News and Events, State Politics
From the CT Post: Mayor Bill Finch, in a hastily called press conference, said that the city’s share of the cost of President Obama’s canceled visit is “irrelevant.”
October 13th, 2014 · 2 Comments · Cops, News and Events
News release from Communications Director Brett Broesder: As Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch continues working with Police Chief Gaudett and the Bridgeport Police Department to bolster the safety and security of kids and families across the state’s largest city, on Tuesday they’ll announce a new traffic and pedestrian safety initiative. The event will take place at […]
October 13th, 2014 · 31 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Development and Zoning, News and Events, State Politics
President Obama will campaign for Governor Dan Malloy Wednesday sometime after 8 p.m. at Central High School, 1 Lincoln Boulevard, according to a news release issued by the Connecticut Democratic Party.