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 14, 2017 Agenda Minutes
Nov 09, 2017 Nov 9::Meeting Cancelled
Oct 12, 2017 Agenda Draft
Sep 28, 2017 Agenda Workshop Minutes
Sep 14, 2017 Sep 14::Meeting Cancelled
Aug 10, 2017 Agenda No Quorum
Jul 13, 2017 Agenda Adopted
Jun 08, 2017 Jun 8::Meeting cancelled due to lack of quorum
May 11, 2017 May 11::Cancelled
Apr 13, 2017 Agenda Adopted
Mar 09, 2017 Agenda No Quorum
Feb 09, 2017 Feb 9::Cancelled
Jan 12, 2017 Agenda Adopted