Bridgeport city manager, 3 city workers disciplined over sales violations of scrap metal

Bridgeport’s city manager is being docked a total of four weeks of pay after an investigation into the mishandling funds related to the sale of scrap metal.

News 12 Staff

Jan 23, 2019, 12:45 AM

Updated 1,967 days ago

Share:

Bridgeport’s city manager is being docked a total of four weeks of pay after an investigation into the mishandling funds related to the sale of scrap metal. 
Mayor Joe Ganim says John Ricci, the city's director of public facilities, will forfeit two weeks of salary and two weeks of vacation time.
Ganim says three additional employees of the Department of Public Facilities are also charged with violating city policies and also face disciplinary action.
The mayor did not provide specifics on the actual violations.


More from News 12
2:26
Proposed O&G Industries expansion along Nowalk River prompts concerns from residents

Proposed O&G Industries expansion along Nowalk River prompts concerns from residents

1:45
Nice Wednesday, heat and humidity arrive tomorrow; thunderstorms expected Friday

Nice Wednesday, heat and humidity arrive tomorrow; thunderstorms expected Friday

Sandy Hook shooting survivors to graduate with mixed emotions without 20 of their classmates

Sandy Hook shooting survivors to graduate with mixed emotions without 20 of their classmates

0:18
Gas leak temporarily shuts down portion of New Canaan downtown

Gas leak temporarily shuts down portion of New Canaan downtown

0:29
Hawk tangled in soccer net rescued in Woodbridge

Hawk tangled in soccer net rescued in Woodbridge

4:41
Father-son Alzheimer's Disease journey explored in new short film ‘Not the Same Clarence’

Father-son Alzheimer's Disease journey explored in new short film ‘Not the Same Clarence’

0:30
Connecticut to receive $9.2 million from Johnson & Johnson talc settlement

Connecticut to receive $9.2 million from Johnson & Johnson talc settlement

0:21
3 men arrested in connection with September shooting at Bridgeport lounge

3 men arrested in connection with September shooting at Bridgeport lounge

4:15
Guide: 12 tips for summer boating safety

Guide: 12 tips for summer boating safety

2:50
Four face election fraud charges in 2019 Bridgeport mayor’s race

Four face election fraud charges in 2019 Bridgeport mayor’s race

2:36
Experts provide safety tips following string of fatal bike-related accidents around Connecticut

Experts provide safety tips following string of fatal bike-related accidents around Connecticut

1:32
Students celebrate milestone post-COVID-19 graduation at a Milford high school

Students celebrate milestone post-COVID-19 graduation at a Milford high school

0:39
Milford PD releases all bodycam footage of Michael Brown arrest

Milford PD releases all bodycam footage of Michael Brown arrest

1:24
Want to save money on your summer getaway? Book your flight now

Want to save money on your summer getaway? Book your flight now

1:41
Micalizzi’s, ravaged by fire, continues ‘Ice Cream for Breakfast’ tradition for Stratford students

Micalizzi’s, ravaged by fire, continues ‘Ice Cream for Breakfast’ tradition for Stratford students

21:13
Kane In Your Corner: Victims of the System

Kane In Your Corner: Victims of the System

0:22
Stamford police warn of WhatsApp scam targeting Spanish-speaking families

Stamford police warn of WhatsApp scam targeting Spanish-speaking families

0:43
CT Arts Foundation launches with panel discussion from Grace Farms

CT Arts Foundation launches with panel discussion from Grace Farms

0:40
New Milford police ask public to help ID reckless driver

New Milford police ask public to help ID reckless driver

0:48
Hartford HealthCare, Memorial Sloan Kettering expand cancer care partnership in Fairfield

Hartford HealthCare, Memorial Sloan Kettering expand cancer care partnership in Fairfield