Sen. Chris Murphy celebrates revival of downtown Bridgeport

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Sen. Chris Murphy stopped in Bridgeport to celebrate the continued revival of the northern section of downtown Bridgeport.

Murphy and the Bridgeport Regional Business Council toured apartments at the Spinnaker Building and also visited Colorblends Wholesale, the Artist and Craftsman Supply store and the commercial space at McLevy Green.

Bridgeport Regional Business Council member Mickey Herbert also mentioned that comedy club The Stress Factory and the Harlan Haus beer hall have also opened up recently.

Herbert says there are plans to build more housing in the downtown area to fit the needs of University of Bridgeport and Bridgeport Hospital.

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