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 5k Run 2019

Attention, Bridgeport residents and 5K participants!

The 2019 Bridgeport 5K USATF Certified Course Map is now available for view HERE. The Borough of Bridgeport is very excited to announce that we will be hosting our 3rd Annual Bridgeport 5K on Sunday, September 22, 2019. The Bridgeport 5K will have two beneficiaries this year – the Montgomery County Hero Fund and the ALS Association – Greater Philadelphia Chapter. Once again, we will welcome runners throughout the region to “test their skills on our hills” and join us in supporting two wonderful charities. The Montgomery County Hero Fund was founded in 2012 by Sharon and Sean E. Cullen in response to the murder of Officer Brad Fox of the Plymouth Township Police Department and United States Marine Corps (Ret.). The purpose of the fund is to provide immediate and ongoing relief and services to any Law Enforcement Officer, Military Personnel, Firemen, Paramedics and/or first Responders or their loved ones as a result of tragedy on duty in or in service of the people of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. For more than 40 years, the ALS Association Greater Philadelphia Chapter has worked to improve the quality of life for people with ALS by supporting vital ALS research and direct care services to patients and their families, as well as engaging in advocacy at the state and federal levels. They serve more than 1,100 people each year and cover a broad service area that encompasses eastern and central Pennsylvania, central and southern New Jersey, and all of Delaware. The mission of the Bridgeport 5K is to showcase our town to visitors and residents alike, encourage volunteerism, and provide a different, challenging, and unique course for avid runners and walkers alike. The 2019 Bridgeport 5K will include a 5K run/walk, a Kids Fun Run, live entertainment and race ceremony.


Registration will begin at 7:30am, the 5K will commence at 9:00am, and the Kids Run Fun will start after the 5K has concluded. The Bridgeport 5K is pet and stroller friendly!

Register for the 2019 Bridgeport 5K at: https://runsignup.com.

Public Works Laborer

The Borough of Bridgeport, Montgomery County, is accepting applications for an Unskilled Laborer position in the Borough’s Public Works Department. This full-time position will be responsible for maintenance and repair of roadways, trails, parks, right of ways, snow removal, storm and sanitary sewer and borough owned and maintained properties. The desired applicant is preferred to have basic knowledge of the day-to-day operations of a municipal Public Works Department along with prior construction, maintenance or trade experience. Must have a valid PA driver’s license and be at least 18 years old. The Borough of Bridgeport offers a competitive salary and benefits package. Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and at least three references to Keith S. Truman, Borough Manager, Borough of Bridgeport, 63 West 4th Street, Bridgeport, PA 19405, or by email to ktruman@bridgeportborough.org. All resumes must be received by 4:30pm on Friday, September 13, 2019.

The Borough of Bridgeport is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Opening - Substitute Crossing Guard

The Borough of Bridgeport is currently accepting applications for multiple substitute crossing guides for the 2019-2020 school year. The position would substitute for crossing guides on an as needed basis, and there is a current immediate need. Potential work hours are Monday to Friday, from 8:00 am to 9am, 11:30am to 1pm, and 3pm to 4pm, though more limited hours should be expected. Salary is $20.00 per hour. Those interested may pick up an application at the Bridgeport Police Department, 65 West 4th Street, Bridgeport, PA 19405. Borough of Bridgeport is an EOE.

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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