McComis tapped as city secretary

Published Saturday, May 9, 2015
By Jimmy Alford

While the Bridgeport City Council talked about roads and facilities, Erika McComis sat on the sidelines taking notes and waiting on a final vote.

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City honors police and public works

Published Saturday, May 9, 2015
By Jimmy Alford

Bridgeport Mayor Corey Lane honored the public works and police departments with a proclamation Tuesday night.

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Hiking trail expansion coming to OHV Park

Published Saturday, April 25, 2015
By Jake Harris

New emergency vehicles and expanded trails will soon be coming to the Bridgeport OHV Park.

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Bridgeport City Council offers city administrator job to city secretary

Published Saturday, April 18, 2015
By Jake Harris

Bridgeport's city secretary will soon be moving into a new role.

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Bridgeport City Council discusses code tied to ejection

Published Saturday, April 11, 2015
By Jake Harris

The Bridgeport City Council meeting had a change of pace Tuesday night.

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Perturbed resident ejected from Bridgeport City Council meeting

Published Saturday, March 21, 2015
By Jake Harris

A Bridgeport resident was escorted out of City Hall Tuesday night after he tried to make a public comment about a closed session agenda item out of turn.

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Delinquent fines approach $300,000

Published Saturday, March 7, 2015
By Jake Harris

Two Bridgeport government entities are owed a combined $270,000 in fines and fees - and they want that money.

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Bridgeport City Council takes no action on billboards

Published Saturday, February 7, 2015
By Jake Harris

The Bridgeport City Council took no action during their Tuesday night meeting, but they did discuss hotel revenue tax dollars and possible billboard signs in the city.

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Meeting Agendas for Saturday, February 7, 2015

Published Saturday, February 7, 2015
By Messenger Staff

The Bridgeport City Council has a special meeting 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 10, to discuss in closed session the city administrator position.

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Bridgeport City Council waits to award bid

Published Saturday, January 24, 2015
By Jake Harris

More development is coming to Bridgeport's downtown area - just not as soon as council members hoped.

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Library fines, water signs ring in 2015 for council

Published Saturday, January 10, 2015
By Jake Harris

The first thing the Bridgeport City Council voted on in 2015 was library fines - specifically, library fine forgiveness.

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Meeting Agendas for Saturday, January 3, 2015

Published Saturday, January 3, 2015
By Messenger Staff

The Bridgeport City Council will meet for the first time in 2015 at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 6, to discuss the Halsell Street Sidewalk Improvement Project.

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Bridgeport City Council quickly wraps up last meeting of 2014

Published Saturday, December 20, 2014
By Jake Harris

The Bridgeport City Council's last meeting of the year Tuesday night was short, sweet and to the point.

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City of Bridgeport delays wastewater contract, nixes food truck inspections

Published Saturday, November 22, 2014
By Jake Harris

The Bridgeport City Council Tuesday delayed action related to its agreement with U.S. Water (USW) Utility Group.

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Wise County Meeting Agendas for Saturday, November 15, 2014

Published Saturday, November 15, 2014
By Messenger Staff

The Bridgeport City Council will discuss 2014 bonds.

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Bridgeport City Council approves two Tahoes for police department

Published Saturday, November 8, 2014
By Jake Harris

The Bridgeport City Council's election night meeting had only one action item on its agenda, and it was all about police equipment.

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If you want a bid, attend a city council meeting

Published Saturday, October 25, 2014
By Jake Harris

There's an old saying that "80 percent of success is just showing up."

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Meeting Previews for Saturday, October 18, 2014

Published Saturday, October 18, 2014
By Messenger Staff

The Boyd School Board meets 6:30 p.m. Monday and plans to discuss approving a Boyd High School field trip to the FFA National Convention in Louisville Kentucky as well as construction plans for a show animal project facility.

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Bridgeport City Council waives fees for nonprofits

Published Saturday, October 11, 2014
By Jake Harris

The Bridgeport City Council waived two building rental fees and approved various contracts at its meeting Tuesday night.

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Agenda Briefs for Saturday, October 4, 2014

Published Saturday, October 4, 2014
By Messenger Staff

The Bridgeport City Council will discuss community center rental fees, Halloween road closures, radio-powered utilities measurements and natural gas and water line contracts at its meeting Tuesday at 7 p.m. at 900 Thompson Street.

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