From Mayor Bill Finch:
Mayor Finch, Superintendent of School Paul G. Vallas, Bridgeport Board of Education members and parents, students and teachers from Roosevelt School will celebrate the groundbreaking for the new Roosevelt School on Thursday, Oct. 3 at 11 a.m. The Roosevelt School band and chorus will provide entertainment, and students from the school will take part in the groundbreaking ceremony.
The new 82,000 square foot, two-story school will include a new cafeteria, gymnasium, playgrounds and a multi-use, synthetic turf playing field that will enhance the surrounding community. The school was designed by Antinozzi Associates of Bridgeport and Fusco Corp., will provide construction management services. The school is slated to cost $32 million, with the state paying 80 percent.
WHAT: Roosevelt School Groundbreaking
WHERE: Corner of Park Avenue and Prospect Street, Bridgeport CT
WHEN: 11 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 3