Black Rock NRZ Letter Writing Campaign

           As you know, the Town of Fairfield sponsored a survey  to determine the name of the new train station.  The results of the survey are in and can be summarized as follows:  More than 1,200 people participated in the three-week survey sponsored by First Selectman Kenneth Flatto's office.  Black Rock, or some variation, was the favorite of about 75 percent of the votes. The ultimate decision for the name of the station -- scheduled to open by fall

Black Rock NRZ Meeting on January 24

               The January Regular Meeting of the Black Rock NRZ will be held on Monday, January 24, 2011 at the Burroughs Community Center, 2470 Fairfield Avenue at 7:00 pm.  Attached are: Meeting Agenda and Draft Minutes of the October 25, 2010 Meeting.  Please note the change in meeting location.  There is plenty of parking either in front of the Building or in the lot on the west side of the building accessible from Ellsworth Street

Black Rock Wins in Train Station Poll

75% of online voters voted for "Black Rock" to be included in the name of Fairfield's third train station, according to results released by the first selectman's office.  This is a huge victory for our community as it increases awareness of our community and its accessibility to New York City.  The Department of Transportation still needs to approve the name change, which they had decided should be the Fairfield Metro Center. 

Burroughs Freezin' for a Reason ~ February 5th!

Bridgeport in the Know

Snow Emergency Declared

Bridgeport has declared a citywide snow emergency in effect now through Tuesday, Dec. 28 at 1 am. All city residents should heed alternate side of the street parking rules. Sunday December 26 Residents should move their cars to the even side of the street today.

Who Won and Lost - 2010 Legislation

obama-tax-extensionThe 2010 Tax and Unemployment Legislation:
Who won, Who Lost And How Will It Affect You And Your Community?

On Friday, December 17th 2010, with the approval of both the House and Senate, President Obama signed into law the:

Chris Shays Returns to Black Rock

TO BE RESCHEDULED  Christopher ShaysThe Challenges Facing Bridgeport, Connecticut and Our Nation, and What Must Be Done About It.”  Join us for a lively and informative discussion with former 4th Congressional District Congressman Christopher Shays.

Don’t miss this very special event.

Great Movies You Might Have Missed - West Side Story

West Side StoryJoin us for the next in our series of monthly screening of some of the most highly regarded movies of all time. Don’t miss this month’s winner of 10 Academy Awards.

“Unlike other musicals ‘West Side Story’ grows younger!”

Free Computer Classes for Seniors

Friday, January 7th
10:30 AM & 1:00 PM

Black Rock Branch

computer keyboardThe Black Rock Branch Library announces a series of 5 free senior friendly computer classes.

All classes begin at either 10:30 AM or 1:00 PM and will last approximately 1 hour.

Space is limited so register for one or more classes now.

Call:  (203) 337-9676.


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