Teen volunteers help dig out in Bridgeport

Players with the Bridgeport American Legion baseball program teamed up with local Boy Scouts to dig out fire hydrants along city streets.

Players with the Bridgeport American Legion baseball program teamed up with local Boy Scouts to dig out fire hydrants along city streets.

Players with the Bridgeport American Legion baseball program teamed up with local Boy Scouts to dig out fire hydrants along city streets. (2/22/14)

BRIDGEPORT - A group of teens tackled the leftover snow in Bridgeport today to help make the city a little safer.

Players with the Bridgeport American Legion baseball program teamed up with local Boy Scouts to dig out fire hydrants along city streets.

The volunteers ventured out early in the morning to get as much done as they could.

City officials say there are more than 2,000 fire hydrants across Bridgeport, and it's great to get any help they can.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

A former corrections officer faces 45 years in 1 Former corrections officer found guilty in deadly 2014 car wreck
2 Connecticut Sportscast, Dec. 9
Local police departments are warning residents to be 3 Fairfield police warn to be wary of thieves stealing packages
4 Money Matters: Self-employed retirement savings
About 500 volunteers helped at Saturday's event. 5 Volunteers wrap thousands of gifts for children in need

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Focus on Connecticut Focus on Connecticut

Features local, state and federal officials discussing the issues around southwestern Connecticut.

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut. Our Lives

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut.

Each week News 12 Connecticut introduces you to Hometown Hero

News 12 highlights people who give to the community.

We spotlight a local team each week. Connecticut Team of the Week

Each week News 12 Connecticut highlights a team from a local school.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE