Bridgeport mayor eliminates anti-blight office

Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim has eliminated a city department that was one of the top priorities of former Mayor Bill Finch. Ganim disbanded the city's anti-blight office. It became known for highly

News 12 Staff

Dec 17, 2015, 5:28 PM

Updated 3,138 days ago

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Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim has eliminated a city department that was one of the top priorities of former Mayor Bill Finch.
Ganim disbanded the city's anti-blight office.
It became known for highly publicized demolitions of rundown properties that drew complaints from neighbors.
State representative and long-time Finch supporter Chris Rosario led the department.
The mayor's office says the move is another step toward reorganizing the city's government.


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