UPDATE: Facebook pages can provide mountain ranges of information about candidates for public office, some of it from the comments section that can touch off controversies. One is brewing based on an article by CT Post reporter Brian Lockhart who writes about a city employee under investigation by Labor Relations Director Larry Osborne for criticizing […]
Entries Tagged as 'Brian Lockhart'
July 24th, 2015 · 91 Comments · City Politics, News and Events
June 29th, 2015 · 6 Comments · News and Events
CT Post reporter Brian Lockhart chronicles Bridgeport dairy owner Doug Wade’s frustration with the school system’s bidding process to select a milk supplier. Wade hopes Tuesday’s bid application isn’t sour. Dairy owner Doug Wade suspects Connecticut’s largest city is spilling its milk money.
June 27th, 2015 · 7 Comments · City Council, Law Enforcement, News and Events
From Brian Lockhart, CT Post: The tax department in City Hall oversees a car towing operation which officials maintain earns little to no money.
June 25th, 2015 · 11 Comments · Development and Zoning, News and Events
CT Post reporter Brian Lockhart provides more details on train station costs. If you’re going to ask for a new train stop, you might as well go for broke, even if it triples the price.
June 21st, 2015 · 18 Comments · City Politics, News and Events
From Brian Lockhart, CT Post: There are residents who owe as little as $100 in back motor vehicle taxes who face having their cars crippled with wheel locks, towed off by the city and potentially sold or scrapped.
June 9th, 2015 · 33 Comments · Development and Zoning, News and Events
From Brian Lockhart, CT Post: Mayor Bill Finch’s administration hopes by late summer to have persuaded a majority of the 20-person City Council to finally back a controversial tax-credit deal for mixed-income housing promoted as revitalizing the East Side.
June 7th, 2015 · 2 Comments · Development and Zoning, News and Events
From Brian Lockhart, CT Post: The city is hoping Bridgeport native Blagys and his nonprofit Wakeman Boys & Girls Club, which is based in Fairfield with locations at 2414 Fairfield Ave. in Bridgeport and within Fairfield’s McKinley’s Elementary School, will establish Wakeman’s respected brand at the North End club.
June 4th, 2015 · 6 Comments · City Politics, News and Events
Who’s gonna get a pizza-de-action from Maro Testa? From Brian Lockhart, CT Post: Not only is Testa juggling two restaurants, but, as the city’s veteran Democratic Town Committee chairman, he is juggling mayoral candidates and their assorted allies.