City underfunded by the state by millions
BRIDGEPORT — In recent days, city officials have received both good and bad budget news as Connecticut’s legislative session winds down and state lawmakers and the city council prepare this week to finalize their respective budgets for 2022. -2023.
On the one hand, the months-long effort to secure reimbursement for the beleaguered, $129 million Bassick High School appears to have come to a successful conclusion, with the wording of the state budget proposal covering nearly 79% of the price. total.