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.

 


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Request for Proposal Actuarial Services

The Borough of Bridgeport, a municipality in Montgomery County, Pa, is seeking proposals from qualified actuarial firms to provide actuarial services for the Borough of Bridgeport beginning October 1, 2019 and ending December 31, 2019, with automatic one-year renewals commencing on January 1, 2020, unless otherwise terminated by the Borough. Request for Proposal documents and specifications may be viewed HERE. Proposals will be accepted until 4:30pm on April 26, 2019..



Bridgeport Police Part-Time Position

The Bridgeport Police Department is seeking applicants for a Part-Time Police officer.

The following items are required to be completed before the application is returned to the Bridgeport Police Department.

  1. Applications may be picked up at the police station or downloaded from the municipal website under the “Forms” tab on the homepage or by clicking HERE.
  2. All completed applications must be returned in person, along with a valid driver’s license as proof of identification to the Bridgeport Police Department by Friday March 29, 2019 at 4:00 PM.
  3. The Bridgeport Police Department will review all applications and notify applicants of their status as the hiring process moves along. Candidates selected for interview will be provided with a date & time to appear.
  4. The statements made by the applicant in the official application shall contain no falsification, omission or concealment of material fact. Should an investigation disclose any falsification, omission or concealment with respect to an application: The application shall be invalid and the applicant shall be disqualified from further consideration.
  5. Submission of resumes is encouraged along with the application.
  6. Successful candidates will receive a conditional offer of employment which will require, in addition to other requirements, physical and psychological testing and a full background screening that could include a polygraph or voice stress analysis.

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

ATTENTION BRIDGEPORT RESIDENTS:
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:
610-272-1811
(Phone)
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


Council Meetings
Bridgeport Borough Council meetings are held on the 2nd & 4th Tuesdays of each month at the Borough Hall.

First Monthly Meeting: Workshop Meeting
Second Monthly Meeting: Business Meeting Council meetings begin at 7:30 PM

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