Beardsley Zoo set to receive state funding for upgrades
Published: Apr. 18, 2022 at 7:42 AM EDT|Updated: Apr. 18, 2022 at 12:45 PM EDT
BRIDGEPORT, CT (WFSB) - The Beardsley Zoo in Bridgeport will be getting some state support for upgrades and renovations.
The zoo is expected to get $4.1 million in state funding.
Gov. Ned Lamont helped announce the release of the money on Monday morning:
Lamont said the Beardsley Zoo is one of the most visited tourist attractions in Connecticut and regularly partners with schools from across the region to provide educational opportunities for children.
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