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Entries Tagged as 'Scott Hughes'
December 27th, 2016 · 11 Comments · City Council, Library, News and Events
December 2nd, 2016 · 21 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Council, Library, News and Events
Some Library Board members who recently checked out director Scott Hughes for the unemployment line are scheduled for reappointment Monday night, according to the City Council agenda.
November 17th, 2016 · 34 Comments · Library, News and Events
From Brian Lockhart, CT Post: Was City Librarian Scott Hughes, one of the few black department heads, fired over his political involvement? Or did his political ambitions hurt his job performance? Those questions are heading for state Superior Court.
October 20th, 2016 · 39 Comments · Library, News and Events
From Brian Lockhart, CT Post Months short of his 10-year anniversary with the city, Library Director Scott Hughes is out of a job.
October 15th, 2016 · 2 Comments · Library, News and Events
From Brian Lockhart, CT Post: Members of the city’s Library Board did not violate state Freedom of Information laws when they privately discussed embattled Library Director Scott Hughes’ performance without him in the room, a state official said.
May 4th, 2016 · 18 Comments · Library, News and Events
The Bridgeport Library Board has gone back and forth about Director Scott Hughes: keep him, fire him, lend him out? Will they ever turn the page?
February 18th, 2016 · 35 Comments · Library, News and Events
From Brian Lockhart, CT Post Embattled public library chief Scott Hughes has 60 days to improve his performance or face termination.
February 16th, 2016 · 67 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Library
It’s not every day former City Councilman Bob “Troll” Walsh admits he’s wrong. Some members of the Bridgeport Library Board and employees have expressed concerns about the job performance of Library Director Scott Hughes including missing a filing deadline for a key state grant and mixing in political activities such as running for State Senate […]