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 13, 2018 Agenda Draft
Nov 08, 2018 Agenda Adopted
Sep 13, 2018 Sep 13::Cancelled
Aug 09, 2018 Agenda Adopted
Jul 12, 2018 Jul 12::Cancelled
Jun 14, 2018 Agenda Adopted
May 10, 2018 Meeting Notes
Apr 12, 2018 Agenda Quorum not present - no minutes required
Feb 08, 2018 Feb 8::Meeting Cancelled - Lack of Quorum
Jan 11, 2018 Jan 11::Meeting Cancelled