Boys & Girls Club of Ridgefield considering $ 6.5 million addition
RIDGEFIELD – The Boys & Girls Club of Ridgefield is considering a $ 6.5 million expansion of its facilities which could be inaugurated by the end of the summer, pending local approval. Much of the additional space would be dedicated to the club’s sixth to 12th-graders population, which makes up about half of its members, according to BGCR CEO Mike Flynn.
“The club has been working for several years on expanding some of our facilities to meet growing needs,” said Flynn. “Part of it was connecting the governor to the project … and showing him the club as it is, the impact we are having on the kids in the community, where we are going in the future and hopefully. the, get some support. ”