“This will be such an important day. I’ve heard so many stories from people about their memories as kids going to Pleasure Beach. Now, those people can bring their own kids there to create new memories. I know I will.”
-- Mayor Bill Finch
Ø WHAT: Media access to Opening Day of Pleasure Beach
Ø WHERE: Water Street Dock (near Port Jefferson Ferry dock), 1 Ferry Access Road, Bridgeport, CT (ONLY MEDIA WILL BE PICKED UP AT THIS LOCATION)
Ø WHEN: Saturday, June 28, 2014. There will be two departures. One will leave at 10 a.m. and return at 11:30 a.m. The second will depart at 11:35 a.m. and return at 1 p.m.
Ø WHO: Mayor Bill Finch, community members and members of the public visiting Pleasure Beach for the first time in nearly two decades
"The reopening of Pleasure Beach points to a long term commitment by a variety of stake holders at the local, state and federal levels to work collectively and represents our first phase of success. It shows that multiple use in a sensitive area can be successful led by Mayor Finch's vision"
-- Ted Grabarz, Sustainability Director
For more information on Pleasure Beach, click here.