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Entries Tagged as 'Marilyn Moore'

Councilwoman Martinez: Changes To WPCA Foreclosure Standards Coming Soon

September 19th, 2018 · 9 Comments · City Council, News and Events

East End City Councilwoman Eneida Martinez provides background and an update on the collection practices of the Water Pollution Control Authority. “In regards to your WPCA article in OIB I will detail how this all started and the WPCA matter became an open topic in Bridgeport.”

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As Moore Ponders Future, State Funds Flow To City

September 14th, 2018 · 50 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, Development and Zoning, State Politics

State Senator Marilyn Moore, co-chair of the General Assembly’s Bonding Subcommittee, on Thursday announced the expected approval of nearly $15 million in state funds including dollars for the demolition of the Pleasure Beach Bridge, renovations to city-owned McLevy Hall and capping the closed landfill at Seaside Park. The State Bond Commission is scheduled to approve the […]

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Meanwhile, Moore Receives Kudos For WPCA Action

September 14th, 2018 · 9 Comments · City Politics, State Politics

Black Rocker around town John Marshall Lee shares this commentary about Marilyn Moore’s legislative oversight of the collection practices at the Water Pollution Control Authority. HISTORY: For several years complaints were raised from Bridgeport property owners about the collection efforts of the Bridgeport WPCA regarding outstanding unpaid sewer bills with fees. If they were not […]

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Deecken: Legalized Sports Betting Must Benefit Bridgeport Region

September 10th, 2018 · 28 Comments · Development and Zoning, News and Events, State Politics

Republican State Senate candidate Rich Deecken asserts it’s time to spread the wealth around via a comprehensive approach to gaming in Connecticut that currently operates under a monopoly controlled by the two federally recognized tribal nations that own Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun.

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Deecken: End Gaming Monopoly, Time For Comprehensive Reform

August 23rd, 2018 · 98 Comments · News and Events, State Politics

Republican Rich Deecken, who faces incumbent Marilyn Moore in the general election for the 22nd State Senate District seat covering all of Trumbull and portions of Bridgeport and Monroe, shares in this commentary “Bridgeport’s delegation must insert themselves into the negotiation process, and ensure that, instead of a piecemeal approach, nothing less than a comprehensive rewrite […]

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For Ganim A Sense Of Humor And Political Focus As Mayor

August 15th, 2018 · 61 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, State Politics

A sense of humor is a must in politics, putting your bruised ego aside, especially after an ass-kicking … like “I thought Halloween was the scariest night of the year.” Mayor Joe Ganim got his butt kicked statewide on Tuesday with just 19 percent of the Democratic vote, winning only his home city that also […]

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Moore: How Sour Is Your Pay?

August 4th, 2018 · 43 Comments · News and Events

Highlighting Black Women’s Equal Pay Day, State Senator Marilyn Moore on Tuesday will mark the occasion by hosting a “Gender Pay Gap Lemonade Stand” on McLevy Green Downtown. “The amount of free lemonade poured into each cup will depend on the person’s sex and race, thus representing the disparities in pay throughout Connecticut and the […]

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Moore, City’s Legislative Delegation, Boost Improvements For Barnum And Discovery Museums

July 25th, 2018 · 17 Comments · Development and Zoning, News and Events

State Senator Marilyn Moore’s recent ascension as Senate chair of the State Bond Commission is paying dividends for Bridgeport in the city-suburban district she represents. Working with Bridgeport’s eight-member legislative delegation Moore shepherded nearly $7 million for infrastructure and repairs for the Barnum Museum that was plagued by a tornado that hit Downtown eight years […]

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