After a mighty 28-year run as head of the Bridgeport Regional Business Council that covered five mayors, starts and stops in city developments, the New England economic crisis that saw bank closings, the roaring late 1990s, a ballpark and arena, followed by the worst economic downtown since the Great Depression, the age of the Internet, social […]
Entries Tagged as 'Paul Timpanelli'
August 15th, 2016 · 39 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Development and Zoning, News and Events
Herbst: Disgruntled Ex-Republicans Hijacked Trumbull’s Democratic Party, Condemns Punishment Of Moore
August 10th, 2016 · 26 Comments · News and Events, State Politics
Following Democratic State Senator Marilyn Moore’s blowout primary win over party-endorsed Tom McCarthy, including a strong showing in Trumbull in the multi-town district, Republican First Selectman Tim Herbst released this commentary calling her win a “repudiation of the party establishment and a repudiation of the politics of personal agendas and hatred.” Trumbull Dems who supported […]
July 16th, 2016 · 39 Comments · City Politics, News and Events, State Politics
Republican First Selectman of Trumbull Tim Herbst, in a commentary, takes aim at local and state Democrats accusing them of not practicing what they preach when it comes to political inclusion asserting “watching this Democratic primary unfold in Bridgeport, Trumbull and Monroe is a case of absolute hypocrisy on the part of Connecticut Democrats.”
July 6th, 2016 · 26 Comments · Development and Zoning
A day after overtaxed citizens’ anger meter blew out eardrums in City Council Chambers, Mayor Joe Ganim greeted a much more friendly meter that will modernize archaic parking Downtown.
June 6th, 2016 · 26 Comments · City Politics, News and Events
The outgoing president of the Bridgeport Regional Business Council Paul Timpanelli writes to his business contacts that “I can count on one hand the number of times that I’ve attempted to seek support for a political candidate outside of my own support. I am making an exception here. I guess it has something to do […]
May 26th, 2016 · 10 Comments · Development and Zoning, News and Events
Paul Timpanelli’s nearly 30-year run as president and chief executive officer of the Bridgeport Regional Business Council comes to an end in a few months. In an eblast letter to his business community constituency he shares “with pride our involvement in the incredible change that has taken place over that 25 year period.” The former […]
March 25th, 2016 · 7 Comments · Development and Zoning, News and Events
After a nearly 30-year run, Paul Timpanelli is planning to retire late this summer as president and chief executive officer of the Bridgeport Regional Business Council. The organization that is funded by business memberships has started the process for a replacement. The salary range is $140,000 to $170,000. You can apply here.
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March 17th, 2016 · 15 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Development and Zoning
Two Boots took a walk on Downtown Bridgeport. Some hand-wringing is going on over this. Communications professional Doug Davidoff who resides Downtown says the neighborhood has a lot more going on than the naysayers assert. He shares in this commentary that follows a response to OIB comments and perspective as a relatively new resident. I’ve […]