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5/31/2015 - STATEMENT: Mayor Bill Finch on Gov. Malloy and State Leaders Reaching Biennial Budget Deal

“In Bridgeport, we’re investing in the future, making our city a place where more companies want to invest and hire people, more people want to live and work, and where our strong communities are making for an even stronger economy. Gov. Malloy and state leaders have proven time and time again that they’re willing to step up to the plate and make wise investments in Bridgeport. And, from what we understand of the compromise that’s been struck on this biennial budget so far, we’re confident that Gov. Malloy and state leaders will continue their trend of making smart investments in our city and its future.” – Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch

Bridgeport, Conn. (May 31, 2015) Background: Today, Gov. Malloy and state leaders announced that they have struck a deal on the state biennial budget, which will be voted on tomorrow (click here for more info: http://bit.ly/1AGO6As). In response, Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch made the following statement:

“In Bridgeport, we’re investing in the future, making our city a place where more companies want to invest and hire people, more people want to live and work, and where our strong communities are making for an even stronger economy. Gov. Malloy and state leaders have proven time and time again that they’re willing to step up to the plate and make wise investments in Bridgeport. And, from what we understand of the compromise that’s been struck on this biennial budget so far, we’re confident that Gov. Malloy and state leaders will continue their trend of making smart investments in our city and its future.”