Welcome to the Borough of Bridgeport! Through this site we invite you to view the History of Bridgeport through books, videos and photos that recount the development of our small town. Our Directory provides contact information for our borough's departments, elected officials and public services This website also contains Minutes from recent borough Council Meetings and information on new borough Ordinances. Finally, this site contains contact information for various public Departments such as Public Health, Public Works, Public Safety, and Parks and Recreation.

Bridgeport Borough 2019 Trash Collection Calendar

Bridgeport Borough's 2019 Trash Collection calendar is now available to view HERE.



Bridgeport Community Wide Yard Sale

The Borough of Bridgeport will be holding their annual community wide yard sale day. If you wish to participate, please fill out a yard sale application, found under "Forms" on our website: www.boroughofbridgeport.com.

Please submit the completed form to the Borough Administration: By mail, Bridgeport Borough, 63 West Fourth Street, Bridgeport, Pa 19405 (Attn: Angela Gear); By email, agear@bridgeportborough.org; or in person.

Please submit before June 20, 2019. The borough will send out a list of addresses that will be having yard sales throughout town on this date, so please share with friends and family! Please note NO signs are permitted on utility poles.

All signage must be removed by Sunday June 23, 2019. Thank you for your attention in this matter.

2019 Carnival Registration


We are now accepting registration forms to become a vendor at the 2019 Bridgeport Carnival. Please click HERE for a 2019 registration form. The 2019 Carnival will take place from June 18-22 this year, and our local vendors area, located on the other side of Fourth Street from the Carnival, has been a mainstay since the event began in 2017. Whether you're a local artisan, a restaurant or food truck, or a community organization or service, the Bridgeport Carnival is a great way to gain exposure and familiarize your brand to our community. Registration fee is $50, and gets you a dedicated booth space and electrical access for all five days of the event. We have already received several inquiries, and space is limited, so please, don't hesitate on getting your registration forms in. Spots go very quickly! Thank you for your attention in this matter, and we look forward to seeing everyone at the Carnival!

Bridgeport Water Main Replacement



Bridgeport Borough was recently informed that Pennsylvania American Water will be conducting water main replacements on portions of the following streets: Hurst Street, from Union Avenue to Fourth Street (Rt. 23) Rambo Street, from Coates Street to Grove Street Prospect Street, from Holstein Street to Fraley Street Pennsylvania American Water plans to begin this construction during the first week of May. Bridgeport Borough is currently working with Pennsylvania American Water in order to ensure that all impacted residents will be officially and properly notified. Residents are encouraged to spread this news and inform neighbors. As we near construction, contact numbers for PA American Water will be provided in order to report any damage and/or problems experienced. Thank you for your attention in this matter.

Bridgeport LERTA Program

Per Borough of Bridgeport Ordinance #2018-009, you may be eligible for a property tax exemption on your contemplated or planned non-residential improvement or new construction. A LERTA application may be obtained from the Borough of Bridgeport and must be filed with the Borough within sixty days of issuance of a building permit. For the press release announcing the LERTA Program, click HERE. For a LERTA Application Form and further information on the program, please click HERE.

2019 Montgomery County Waste Collection Programs

Montogmery County will be hosting several waste collection programs throughout 2019, dedicated the collection of tires and household hazardous waste.

A listing for the Household Hazardous Waste Collection dates can be found HERE.

A listing for the Tire Recycling dates can be found HERE.

Be sure to check the flyers for dates and a location near you!

For more information, please call 610-278-3618 or visit www.montgomerycountyrecycles.org

Civil Service Commission Vacancy

The Borough of Bridgeport is seeking to fill one vacancy on the Civil Service Commission (CSC). The CSC is a three-member citizen board whose function is to assist in the testing and evaluation process when hiring full-time Bridgeport Borough police officers. Interested residents should provide the following: 1. A letter of interest, explaining why you would like to be considered to serve on this board. Please provide your address, share some information about yourself, and why you believe you would be able to carry out the duties associated with this volunteer position.

Please submit letters of interest to:
Keith S. Truman, Borough Manager, either in person at borough hall, 63 West 4th Street, or by email at ktruman@bridgeportborough.org Letters to be accepted until the vacancy has been filled. Thank you for your interest.

2019 Bridgeport Borough Budget

The 2019 Budget was adopted at the December 11 2018 meeting of Bridgeport Borough Council. The 2019 Budget may be viewed by clicking here.

Ordinance Reminders

The below links are supplied as a quick reference to our borough ordinances regarding curfew, skateboard and street obstruction prohibitions. Our police department will be enforcing these ordinances in order to maintain a safe and orderly community.

If you have any questions regarding these ordinances please feel free to contact our station at 610-272-5661.

Curfew: https://www.ecode360.com/10370496
Skateboards: https://www.ecode360.com/10372699
Street Obstructions: https://www.ecode360.com/10371677
(This includes placement of cones/chairs in street to reserve parking spaces)

Bridgeport Business Association

The Borough of Bridgeport encourages you to visit the brand-new Bridgeport Business Association website. Here, visitors will find links to Bridgeport’s business community, as well as information on upcoming community events, borough news, and more.

The website can be found here: www.bridgeportboroughbusiness.com

Phone Number

Contact us at:
610-292-8236 (Fax)

Mailing Address
Borough of Bridgeport
P.O. Box 148
Bridgeport, PA 19405

Street Address
Borough of Bridgeport - Borough Hall
63 W. 4th Street
Bridgeport, PA 19405

Borough Hall Office Hours
Bridgeport Borough Hall is open each weekday:

8:30am - 4:30pm

CLOSED FOR LUNCH: 1pm to 2pm

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