Quarterly Review of Economic Development

 

Vested in the economic vitality of the Greater Bridgeport Region, The Bridgeport Regional Business Council takes an active role in communicating, advocating, and facilitating projects and initiatives that build and advance a vibrant and involved business community. To that end, The QR or Quarterly Review of Economic Development offers updates of the key economic development projects that build the regional economy.

To sponsor or provide content contact:

Jeff Bishop, bishop@brbc.org

Jocelyn Paoletta, paoletta@brbc.org

 

The QR is reviewed and managed by the BRBC Economic Development Committee.

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BRBC'S ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE:
Chairman: Paul Antinozzi, AIA, Antinozzi Associates Architecture & Interior Design
Jeff Bishop, Bridgeport Regional Business Council
Jim Benson, Merit Insurance, Inc. Merit-PLC
Kevin Foley, Cushman Wakefield of Connecticut, Inc.
Maureen Funke, greenbox-is
David Galla, People’s United Bank
Jorge Garcia, A+ Technology & Security Solutions, Inc.
Stephen Hodson, Hodson Realty, Inc.
Dana Huff, Tighe & Bond
Curtis Jones, Civil1
Jason Julian, Julian Enterprises
Philip Kuchma, Kuchma Corporation
Ed Lavernoich, Bridgeport Economic Development Corporation
Eileen Lopez-Cordone, Avangrid
Peter Maher, Union Savings Bank
Willie C McBride Jr., WC McBride Electrical Contractors LLC
Michele McCabe, The Council of Churches of Greater Bridgeport, Inc.
Chris McFadden, Whiting Turner Contracting Company
Bruce Moore, Eastern Land Management
Dan Onofrio, Bridgeport Regional Business Council
Peter Osborne, Moneco Advisors
Jocelyn Paoletta, Bridgeport Regional Business Council
Kenneth Scala, Century 21 Scala Group
Rob Scinto, R.D. Scinto, Inc.
Charles Scott, Tri-State Realty & Insurance
Gordon Soper, PDS Engineering & Construction
Ben Toby, Prism Energy Services
Douglas Wade, Wade’s Dairy, Inc.
Bruce Wettenstein, Vidal/Wettenstein, LLC
Andrew Zlotnick, Fuss & O’Neill, Inc.

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DIRECTORS:
Bridgeport: Thomas Gill (203.576.7221, Thomas.Gill@Bridgeportct.gov)
Fairfield: Mark Barnhart (203.256.3120, mbarnhart@town.fairfield.ct.us)
Monroe: Ken Kellogg, First Selectman (203.452.2821, kkellogg@monroect.org)
Shelton: Paul Grimmer (203.924-2521, p.grimmer@sheltonedc.com)
Stratford: Mary Dean (203.381.1351, mdean@townofstratford.com)
Trumbull: Rina Bakalar (203.452.5043, rbakalar@trumbull-ct.gov)

 

New construction of 60,000 SF building with 10,000 SF retail, 43 apartments is now open.

LOCATION:  Five Bridge Street, Shelton

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Published in QR-SHELTON

 

In proximity to Henkel space at 30 Trefoil Drive, new space renovated for expanded research and development capabilities for beauty, laundry, and home care products.

LOCATION:  4 Trefoil Drive, Trumbull

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22 Jun 2016

Brewport

Brewpub/pizza restaurant being called the "Port of Call" for Pizza, Salad, and Connecticut style craft beer, brewed on premise is now open.

LOCATION:  225 South Frontage Road, Bridgeport

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Published in QR-BRIDGEPORT

61,552 SF, five-story, 48 unit integrative, supportive housing building with ground floor office space and parking is now open. 2nd through 5th floors house 800 to 1350 SF apartments.

LOCATION:  515 West Avenue, Bridgeport

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Published in QR-BRIDGEPORT

Specializing in re-manufactured and new equipment for the heavy-duty automotive and marine aftermarket. 

LOCATION: 35 Cambridge Drive, Monroe

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Published in QR-MONROE

93 new 1, 2, and 3 bedroom apartments in Bridgeport's East Side are now open.

LOCATION:  160 Church Street, Bridgeport

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Published in QR-BRIDGEPORT

20,000 SF of 35,000 SF Industrial Park project now open. Yale New Haven utilizing 1/3 of available space. Property consists of 15 acres, with rail siding, and 300,000 SF.

LOCATION:  1315 -1558 Barnum Avenue, Bridgeport

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Published in QR-BRIDGEPORT

Healthcare sciences and STEM education facility at Fairfield University is now open.

LOCATION:  1073 North Benson Road, Fairfield University, Fairfield

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Published in QR-FAIRFIELD

225,000 SF distribution center on 28-acre parcel off Lordship Boulevard is now open.

LOCATION:  Woodend Road/Lordship Boulevard, Stratford

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Published in QR-STRATFORD

New 10,128 SF Child Day Care Center to service up to 148 children is now open.

LOCATION: 288 Monroe Turnpike, Monroe

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Published in QR-MONROE
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AVANGRID
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Fuss & O'Neill
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Ganim Financial Group
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Civil 1
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People's United Bank
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