With Friday’s approval of $31 million in state grants and special financing to develop a proposed Bass Pro Shops store in Bridgeport, the city’s mayor said he expects the long-awaited Steel Point waterfront project will now take shape.
A 1,500-seat church in Bridgeport has apparently been operating for four years without a certificate of occupancy that certifies it’s safe.
Bridgeport’s mayor says the governor’s plan for allocating $72 million in federal funding to recover from Superstorm Sandy isn’t adequate for the city’s needs.
Connecticut’s largest cities were struggling to remove huge amounts of snow from narrow streets littered with abandoned vehicles.
Bridgeport’s mayor says Connecticut’s largest city is poorly served by United Illuminating as nearly 28,000 residents are still without power, days after Superstorm Sandy battered shoreline communities.
Bridgeport’s mayor says he is imposing an 8 p.m. curfew as crews work on a power outage affecting the entire downtown.
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s largest city has a new police chief. Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch has named Joseph Gaudett Jr. to the top spot, a position he has held on an acting basis since […]
By PAT EATON-ROBB, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut lawmakers are mulling over potential changes to state election law in the wake of last week’s ballot shortage in Bridgeport that led to confusion over […]
By SUSAN HAIGH, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Democratic gubernatorial candidate Dan Malloy won the election in the state’s largest city by more than 13,000 votes, Bridgeport’s mayor announced Friday, apparently giving Malloy […]
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ Democratic gubernatorial candidate Dan Malloy won the election in the state’s largest city by more than 13,000 votes, Bridgeport’s mayor announced Friday, apparently giving Malloy the edge over Republican Tom Foley […]