Mayor of Bridgeport, Connecticut
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The Mayor is the chief executive who is directly elected for a four-year term. He or she has the power to issue executive orders, declare emergencies, submit a yearly budget to the city council and makes appointments to city government offices.
As of July 2012, the Mayor of Bridgeport earns an annual salary of $132,459.
List of mayors
|#||Name||In office||Political party|
|1||Lemuel Coleman||18??-18??||Unknown political party|
|?||Philo Clark Calhoun||1855–1858||Unknown political party|
|?||P. T. Barnum||1875||Republican|
|?||Robert E. De Forest||1878, 1889, 1890||Democratic|
|?||Clifford B. Wilson||1911–1921||Republican|
|42||Edward T. Buckingham||1929–1933||Democratic|
|44||Samuel J. Tedesco||1957–1965||Democratic|
|45||Hugh C. Curran||1965–1971||Democratic|
|46||Nicholas A. Panuzio||1971–1975||Republican|
|47||John C. Mandanici||1975–1981||Democratic|
|48||Leonard S. Paoletta||1981–1984||Republican|
|49||Thomas W. Bucci||1985–1989||Democratic|
|50||Mary C. Moran||1989–1991||Republican|
|51||Joseph P. Ganim||1991–2003||Democratic|
|52||John M. Fabrizi||2003–2007||Democratic|
- "Finch, mayor of biggest city, doesn’t earn biggest salary". ctnews.com. 30 August 2012. Retrieved 16 December 2012.