The city is still a few weeks from announcing Eric Amado as permanent personnel director pending a 30-day candidate appeal period for applicants who soughtRead more
Tag: Ralph Jacobs
Wanted: Gladiator Personnel Director
The executive search firm CPS HR Consulting the city has retained to assist with the hiring of the Personnel Director position has created quite the applicationRead more
Tom White Speaks Out About City Council President Tom McCarthy’s Hypocrisy On Municipal Layoffs
City Council President Tom McCarthy told CT Post reporter Brian Lockhart the Ganim administration is “making personnel decisions that are highly concerning, and I fearRead more
Debating Demographic Makeup Of Uniformed Services, Day, Mackey and Dunn Air Out Positions
Retired African American city firefighters Donald Day and Ron Mackey, both of whom took on City Hall to increase the hiring of minorities and femalesRead more
Shining Sunlight On Moonlight
Retired city firefighter Andy Fardy takes a hose to city employees, he says, are moonlighting financially. Fardy commentary: Every time you think someone in theRead more
Whoa! Finch Lawyers Rolling In Loot–Foster Claims “Pay To Play Back In Business”
A freedom of information request to the city by Democratic mayoral candidate Mary-Jane Foster reveals a bunch of lawyers financing Mayor Bill Finch’s reelection making small fortunesRead more
Foster Issues FOI Request–Who’s Getting Paid?
Mary-Jane Foster, an exploratory candidate for mayor, wants to know how much taxpayer dough has been spent on outside legal fees since Bill Finch has beenRead more
2010 Top Stories, What Say You?
What’s on your list of top Bridgeport stories? In June, a tornado struck buildings on the East Side and downtown including heavy damage to theRead more