Bridgeport parents rally against proposed gun range near Cesar Batalla Elementary School

Parents and students rallied outside Cesar Batalla Elementary School in Bridgeport this afternoon demanding a guarantee from Mayor Bill Finch that a police gun range

Parents and students rallied outside Cesar Batalla Elementary School in Bridgeport this afternoon demanding a guarantee from Mayor Bill Finch that a police gun range will not be built across the street.

Parents and students rallied outside Cesar Batalla Elementary School in Bridgeport this afternoon demanding a guarantee from Mayor Bill Finch that a police gun range will not be built across the street. (10/17/13)

BRIDGEPORT - Parents and students rallied outside Cesar Batalla Elementary School in Bridgeport this afternoon demanding a guarantee from Mayor Bill Finch that a police gun range will not be built across the street.

A spokesperson for the mayor says that a letter, claiming that plans for the range are not moving forward, is a clear sign that nothing will be built near the school.

Mayor Bill Finch has admitted that city authorities should have gotten feedback from parents before proposing plans.

Parents say they are frustrated that their opinions weren't factored in.
 

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