Get Involved

There are several ways you can get involved with your community.

Serve on a Board or Commission 

The City of Bridgeport has over 20 Boards and Commissions that serve a variety of valuable missions--from ensuring that properties are fairly assessed to deciding matters of importance to wetlands. If you are interested in getting involved by serving on a board or commission, click here.

Join a Neighborhood Revitalization Zone (NRZ)

Collaborate with fellow residents, businesses, and government to determine the vision and priorities of the individual neighborhoods. Read more about NRZs...

Organize a Community Cleanup

Interested in organizing a community cleanup? Please email Christopher Rosario and Deborah Thomas-Sims.

Service Learning/Volunteering Opportunities

A list of organizations offering serving learning and volunteering opportunities.

Ready Bridgeport

The Bridgeport Emergency Reserve Corps Program is designed to build an organized volunteer reserve of individuals and groups, train them in advance and call upon them to assist when a disaster or serious emergency exceeds normal city resources.

Internship Opportunities

College students interested in learning more about internship opportunities with the City of Bridgeport can contact Erin McDonough.