Posts Tagged ‘ Pleasure Beach ’

Bridgeport Plans to Reopen Pleasure Beach

Jun 10th, 2014 | By

Pleasure Beach occupies 71 acres on a peninsula shared by Bridgeport and the neighboring town of Stratford. The only way to reach the beach is by boat or hiking along a two-mile sandspit that connects Pleasure Beach to Stratford.

Bridgeport eyes park, sanctuary at cut-off beach

Dec 12th, 2011 | By

A former amusement park and popular beach cut off from Connecticut’s largest city for 15 years could eventually become a park and wildlife sanctuary. A consultant’s master plan for Bridgeport’s Pleasure Beach drew several spectators when it was unveiled recently in a community forum. The plan envisions pavilions, walking paths, food kiosks and other features

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City unveils Pleasure Beach master plan

Dec 8th, 2011 | By

BRIDGEPORT — While city officials endeavor to rebuild public access to Pleasure Beach, a consultant group has unveiled a master plan outlining the city’s vision for the peninsula’s renaissance. The vision is this: a community park and wildlife sanctuary where residents can swim, kayak, barbecue, bird watch and host family reunions. For more on this

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