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 12, 2019 Dec 12::Meeting Cancelled
Nov 14, 2019 Nov 14::Meeting Cancelled
Oct 10, 2019 Agenda Draft
Sep 12, 2019 Sep 12::Meeting Cancelled
Aug 08, 2019 Agenda Adopted
Jul 11, 2019 Agenda Adopted
Jun 13, 2019 Agenda Adopted
May 09, 2019 Cancelled
Apr 11, 2019 Apr 11::Meeting Cancelled
Mar 14, 2019 Agenda Adopted
Feb 14, 2019 Feb 14::Meeting Cancelled
Jan 15, 2019 Meeting Cancelled