UPDATE: City Council Monday night referred this item to Public Safety and Transportation Committee with no discussion. The City Council tonight, according to an agenda item, is expected to take up the “Pending Appeal concerning the Stratford ZBA’s Granting of a Variance for the New Access Way Constructed by Mark IV Construction Co. Inc. on Sikorsky […]
Entries Tagged as 'John Slater'
December 2nd, 2013 · 1 Comment · City Council, City Politics, News and Events
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Vallas Shocked Abusive Principal Not Terminated, GOP Condemns Baraka’s Vote, Baraka’s Conflict Of Interest, ‘Parents Disgusted … Open Season On Children’
November 1st, 2013 · 99 Comments · City Politics, Education, News and Events
UPDATE: Sauda Baraka, one of four Board of Education members Wednesday night who voted to rescue Tisdale School principal Carmen Perez Dickson from termination for dragging children through hallways, was represented by Dickson’s attorney when Baraka became a plaintiff challenging the state’s takeover of city schools in 2011. School board members Ken Moales and Maria […]
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October 24th, 2013 · 39 Comments · City Politics, Education, News and Events
In an editorial published in the Connecticut Post retired Superior Court Judge Carmen Lopez, a frequent critic of Mayor Bill Finch, charges local “Republicans holding public office have been reliable, loyal and dependable allies of the Finch machine.” See Lopez commentary here. Bridgeport Republican Town Chair John Slater fired off a response asserting Lopez “did not mention a single program […]
Bridgeport GOP Chair Slater, Democratic State Party Chair DiNardo Urge Christina Ayala To Resign Office
October 17th, 2013 · 7 Comments · News and Events
Statement from Bridgeport Republican Town Chairman John Slater: “It remains to be seen whether the State Elections Enforcement Commission’s referrals will result in criminal prosecutions and convictions. Like all Americans Rep. Ayala is innocent until proven guilty. But, this issue goes beyond criminality.
July 17th, 2013 · 172 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Council, City Politics, Education, News and Events
UPDATE: Rick Torres Wednesday morning notified OIB he will be a candidate for City Council. Of all the names floating for a City Council run perhaps the most intriguing entry would be two-time Republican mayoral candidate Rick Torres. His potent Black Rock following that flows daily into his tasty Harborview Market is chewing his ear off to […]
June 19th, 2013 · 19 Comments · City Council, News and Events
News release from Republican Town Chair John Slater: Republican Town Chairman John Slater today called on the Bridgeport City Council to “do the job it was elected to do” and demand answers from the mayor and other city officials concerning the $400,000 roadway built to the home of a politically connected developer in Stratford.
June 3rd, 2013 · 17 Comments · City Council, Development and Zoning
New release from the Bridgeport Republican Town Commitee: Republican Town Chairman John Slater today called for Mayor Finch and other city officials to fully explain why the city paid almost $400,000 to construct a roadway to the Stratford home of a politically connected developer. The project, which city officials say is part of the airport […]