Manchester, Connecticut

Economic Development Commission

The Economic Development Commission is an advisory agency that studies and investigates conditions affecting Manchester industry, business, commerce, agriculture, recreational and residential facilities. It promotes and encourages the preservation, expansion and development of the Town's diverse economy. The Commission collaborates with local, regional, and state economic development entities to ensure Manchester is part of the regional economy. The EDC meeting schedule is the second Thursday of the month at 8:00 a.m. in the Directors Room of Lincoln Center, 494 Main St.

2021 Meeting Schedule
2016 Economic Development Report
  • Economic Development Commission Members
    • Tom Phillips, Co-Chair
    • Norm DeLaura, Co-Chair
    • Thomas Deffenbaugh
    • Sean Lindsay
    • Joy Dorin
    • Steve Carter
    • Michelle Koehler
    • Darryl Thomas
    • April DiFalco, Ex Officio

Gary Anderson, Director of Planning and Economic Development or call 860-647-3044


Meeting Date Agenda Minutes
Dec 08, 2016 Agenda Draft
Nov 10, 2016 Nov 10::Cancelled
Oct 13, 2016 Agenda Draft
Sep 08, 2016 Agenda Adopted
Aug 11, 2016 Agenda Adopted
Jul 14, 2016 Agenda Adopted
Jun 09, 2016 Jun 9::Meeting cancelled - no quorum
May 12, 2016 May 12::Meeting Cancelled
Apr 14, 2016 Agenda Adopted
Mar 10, 2016 Agenda Adopted
Feb 11, 2016 Agenda Adopted
Jan 14, 2016 Jan 14::: Meeting Cancelled