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Bridgeport delegation secures $3.1M in supplemental car tax reimbursement money

April 11, 2018

The city is slated to receive $3.1 million in supplemental car tax reimbursement money after the Bridgeport legislative delegation fought to secure the release of the funds from the state Office of Policy and Management.

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Bridgeport lawmakers deliver testimony in favor of creating a competitive bidding process for casino expansion

March 16, 2018

The Bridgeport state legislative delegation delivered testimony in support of House Bill 5305 which would create an open, competitive bidding process for new casino expansion in Connecticut.

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Please take this survey to let me know where you stand on the MGM casino proposal

January 16, 2018

In September, MGM Resorts International announced its plans to build a $675 million casino and entertainment complex in Bridgeport's Steelpointe Harbor area. I want to know if this is a project you would support. Please take the time to fill out this survey to let me know where you stand on this proposal and if there are any other development opportunities you believe we should pursue.

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Bridgeport taxpayers expected to save millions of dollars over next several years

December 28, 2017

Bridgeport taxpayers are expected to save tens of millions of dollars over the next several years after the city was able to restructure a portion of its unfunded pension liabilities. Through House Bill 7296, Bridgeport was given statutory authority to issue bonds to pay off more than $83 million in unfunded pension liabilities into the Connecticut Municipal Employee Retirement System.

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