Mayor Bill Finch’s former communications director has been named executive director of the Barnum Festival. Festival news release: Building upon the vision to transform the Barnum Festival into an economic driver, the organization that leads the annual salute to Bridgeport’s former mayor, showman and philanthropist announced today the appointment of Elaine K. Ficarra as full-time […]
Entries Tagged as 'Paul Timpanelli'
March 14th, 2014 · 5 Comments · News and Events
November 19th, 2013 · 4 Comments · News and Events
Mayor Bill Finch Thursday morning will unveil a progress report on the BGreen 2020 initiative designed to ”modernize the city’s infrastructure, create wealth, intensify urban amenities, enhance environmental quality.” Dan Esty, commissioner of the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, is scheduled to attend the announcement at the Bridgeport Regional Aquaculture School, 60 St. Stephens Rd.
October 24th, 2013 · 11 Comments · Development and Zoning, News and Events
News release from Mayor Bill Finch: The City’s former municipal landfill site will be the future home of a new green energy park, generating clean and renewable energy for the residents and businesses of Bridgeport. Using the landfill as a backdrop, Mayor Bill Finch, State Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) Commissioner Daniel C. […]
October 18th, 2013 · 8 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
His initials are P.T. just like the legendary Phineas Taylor Barnum, and on Thursday Paul Timpanelli, who has served for 25 years as president of the Bridgeport Regional Business Council, was introduced as the 2014 Barnum Festival ringmaster at Sacred Heart University where he graduated, and followed up with a teaching profession, election as Trumbull’s […]
October 1st, 2013 · 3 Comments · Development and Zoning, News and Events
News release from the German American Chamber of Commerce: The German American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. (GACC) is pleased to announce that the next event in our International Sustainability Series will be the German American Smart Buildings Symposium–Connecticut. This important event will be coming to the historical Bijou Theatre in Bridgeport, CT on October 8, […]
June 13th, 2013 · 1 Comment · News and Events
Wheelabrator Bridgeport, the waste-to-energy facility in Bridgeport’s West End serving 25 municipalities in three Connecticut counties, celebrated its 25th anniversary this week. News release: Wheelabrator Bridgeport, L.P. today marked 25 years of safe, reliable and environmentally responsible operations at an anniversary celebration where current and former employees, customers, and state and local officials saluted the […]
March 23rd, 2013 · 14 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Development and Zoning
When Mayor Bill Finch last summer hired David Kooris to serve as the city’s chief development official he made sure Donald Eversley who had occupied that role wasn’t out in the cold. Finch, with the help of United Illuminating, funded Eversley’s $125,000 salary in efforts to revive the development authority Finch once headed himself, the […]