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Choose Your Lifestyle In Groton, CT

Monday, July 30, 2018

Ready to put down roots? Consider Groton, Connecticut as your forever home. Whether you are looking to buy a historic home, be within walking distance...
Feds OK all 72 CT 'opportunity zones'

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Connecticut has won federal approval of its 72 "opportunity zones'' (OZs) statewide, including seven in New Haven, making them eligible to lure tax-favored private investment...
Savor The Local Delicacies In Groton

Monday, July 09, 2018

When you visit Groton, be sure to bring a hearty appetite. Our community features an array of unique shops that will leave your taste buds...
Kickstart Your Business in Groton

Monday, June 25, 2018

Here in Groton, we are committed to helping your new business succeed. There are multiple opportunities for loans and grants, and our economic development team...
Preparing for Success in Economic Development

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

I recently attended the Governor’s Economic Development Forum where a nationally-renowned site selection consultant discussed the top factors that company executives evaluate when choosing a...
Bids Bring Offshore Wind One Step Closer in Conn.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) recently closed the bidding period of a request for proposals (RFP) for renewable-energy resources, including offshore...
Manufacturing Connecticut's Future Workforce

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Catherine Smith is Commissioner of Connecticut's Department of Economic and Community Development. She stopped by for an update on the state's economy and manufacturing workforce. Later,...
Connecticut's Coastal Pearl

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

A Quaint Waterfront. Fascinating History. Inviting Shops and Restaurants. There's No Mystery Why Mystic Is An Irrestible Draw For Visitors. It’s a balmy night in Mystic, Connecticut,...
Attracting Business Investments to Connecticut

Friday, August 10, 2018

In this episode of CERCONOMY, CERC team members Jason Giulietti and Erron Smith talk about the ways Connecticut is working to attract international and domestic...
The Definition of Local Economic Development

Sunday, August 05, 2018

In this episode, Courtney Hendricson, CERC’s VP of Municipal Services, shares the CERC definition of local economic development – retention, expansion, attraction, and creation. Learn ways...
Innovation Commons celebrates 2-year anniversary

Friday, August 03, 2018

July marked The Commons' 2-year anniversary and we are celebrating its success! We have reached some major milestones: 97% Occupancy (leased space) Resident companies generated over $89M in investment,...
SCSU helps build biotech workforce pipeline

Friday, July 13, 2018

New Haven Biz talks with Christine Broadbridge, dean of graduate studies, research, and innovation at Southern Connecticut State University and head of the university's Office...