UPDATE: In addition to Joe Ganim and Mary-Jane Foster, five other candidates trying to petition onto the general election ballot for mayor in November submitted signatures from registered voters to the Town Clerk’s Office by 4 p.m. Wednesday. About 120 certified signatures are required to appear on the November ballot.
Entries Tagged as 'David Daniels'
There’s A Crowd Of Mayoral Candidates For November, DeParle A Finch Placeholder? Foster Claims Election Fraud
August 6th, 2015 · 62 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events
July 1st, 2015 · 20 Comments · City Politics, Law Enforcement, News and Events
Sometimes, crime rates are all about how you interpret the numbers. Former Mayor Joe Ganim, responding to Mayor Bill Finch’s claim that crime is down, contends the number of shootings has doubled from last year.
June 19th, 2015 · 4 Comments · Law Enforcement, Library, News and Events
What do you do when stopped by the police, in your house, in your car and on the street? Retired Bridgeport Police Lieutenant David Daniels will conduct a conversation about racial profiling and community policing July 18th, 10 a.m. at the Bridgeport Public Library Downtown. The event is sponsored by the Connecticut Stop Violence Movement.
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January 14th, 2015 · 8 Comments · City Politics, Education
Board of Education member Howard Gardner, considering a mayoral run, shares this commentary about the need for a city that works for “all its citizens.” If I’ve learned anything during my first 12 months on the Bridgeport Board of Education, it is this–education reform is hard; not hard as being insolvable; hard in that it […]
January 7th, 2015 · 15 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Council, City Politics, Development and Zoning, Law Enforcement, News and Events
Retired Police Lieutenant David Daniels, considering a run for mayor, was honored by Mayor Bill Finch Monday night at the start of the City Council meeting for his long service to the city. The mayor’s proclamation noted that Daniels resides in Hamden. But no, Daniels corrected the mayor, I’m a Bridgeport resident again. Well almost, […]
January 5th, 2015 · 9 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Council, City Politics, Law Enforcement
Retired Police Lieutenant David Daniels, pondering a run for mayor, will be honored by Mayor Bill Finch at the City Council meeting tonight (Monday) at 7 p.m. for his 25 years of dedicated service to the city. Full Council agenda here.
December 19th, 2014 · 6 Comments · City Politics, Law Enforcement, News and Events
The Bridgeport Guardians, a 40-year organization fighting for the rights of minority police officers, is in the throes of a testy organizational struggle between current leader Lonnie Blackwell, a lieutenant who commands the Bridgeport Regional Police Academy, and members supporting the election of Milton Johnson as president.
December 6th, 2014 · 56 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics
The length of the holiday shopping list pales in comparison to the list of things to do for a mayoral run. That’s where potential candidates are guided by dear old MOM: money, organization, message. Each category has its own checklist and 2011 Democratic mayoral candidate Mary-Jane Foster is examining her list to determine if a […]