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Housing & Commercial Code Enforcement

The Housing & Commercial Code Enforcement Department is dedicated to ensuring safe, healthy, and livable housing for all.

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Audrey M. Gaines, BS
Deputy Enforcement Officer

The Housing & Commercial Code Enforcement Department is committed to safeguarding the safety, health, and habitability of residential and commercial properties. Our programs targeting Blight, Lead, and Radon aim to create healthier and safer homes for all members of our community. We are dedicated to upholding all applicable CT General Statutes and municipal ordinances to ensure that housing is safe, clean, and habitable.

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New research shows exposure to air pollutants might lead to postpartum depression in new mothers

Air pollution, a problem that affects people all over the globe, can impact a person’s physical health but new research shows that it can also cause poor mental health.  This week's study shows a relationship between exposure to air pollution and post-partum depression. 

November 29, 2023

Public Health
Health Alert: Apple and Apple-Cinnamon Pouches Recalled Due to Elevated Lead Levels

Health Alert: Recalled Apple and Apple-Cinnamon Sauce Pouches Due to Elevated Lead Levels

Since the end of October, there has been a voluntarily recall certain cinnamon applesauce products due to reports of elevated levels of lead found in these products.

November 21, 2023

Public Health
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Violence Really is a Disease

While people don’t catch violence the same way they catch the flu, there are ways in which violence spreads from person to person to harm communities at large.

October 30, 2023

Public Health



Commission for People with Disabilities Meeting

Thursday, December 14, 2023

Housing & Commercial Code Enforcement

Mailing Address

999 Broad Street
1st Floor
Bridgeport, CT 06604