Ninety days go fast, especially in the tedious world of economic development. Following the April departure of municipal development chief David Kooris, Ed Lavernoich, theRead more
Tag: Nancy Hadley
Courting A Development Chief
The Bridgeport business community didn’t exactly bust open wallets to finance Joe Ganim’s election, most of the campaign loot went to outgoing Mayor Bill FinchRead more
Former Development Chief: Ganim Will Put Chill On Potential Investors
Nancy Hadley, the city’s development chief under Mayor John Fabrizi, writes “Bridgeport’s economic development program’s survival will be in jeopardy if Joe Ganim returns toRead more
Ripka’s RIP, Downtown’s Only Market Closes–Former Development Director Urges Call To Arms
Walked into Ripka’s Market in the Arcade building shortly after noon on Monday. The few workers that remained were breaking down machinery and shelves. ARead more
P&Z Delays Action On Proposed South End Units, Hadley: Project Timing Ill Advised
UPDATE: Brian Lockhart, CT Post here The Planning & Zoning Commission met Monday night in City Hall Council Chambers. Agenda items included construction expansion ofRead more
Rebound For Magic Johnson Site?
A surface lot adjacent to the Webster Bank Arena and Ballpark at Harbor Yard is often called the Magic Johnson development area even though the retired basketball star, nowRead more
Finch Marks Five Years As Mayor–How’s He Doing?
Can you believe it? Bill Finch has been mayor of the state’s most populous city for five years. He won a close Democratic primary overRead more
Bass Pro Shops: Disneyland Of Outdoor Sporting Retailers
City, state and federal officials today (Sunday) will formally announce Bass Pro Shops as a major anchor tenant for the Steel Point development area onRead more