• Tall ships docked at Fort Trumbull during OpSail 2012.

  • The Coast Guard Barque Eagle docked at its home port in New London.

  • The Thames Base Ball Club of New London plays vintage ball at Fort Trumbull.

  • Crowds enjoy the surf and Summer sun at Ocean Beach Park.

  • Art lovers enjoy work at the annual Salon des Independants at Hygienic Galleries.

  • A fish-eye's view of the majestically renovated Garde Arts Theater.

  • A community parade passes City Hall on State Street.

  • A bustling Waterfront Park during SailFest.

  • A lone tug passes Harbor Light on a foggy day on the Thames River.

  • The Reducers rock the boardwalk at Ocean Beach.


New London City Hall
181 State Street
New London, CT 06320

PHONE (860) 447-5200
HOURS Monday-Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Personnel Board

The Personnel Board meets the last Monday of each month at 5:30 p.m. in the Ante Room of City Hall unless otherwise specified.  The board consists of five members, no more than three of whom shall be members of the same political party.  Three members must be present to constitute a quorum to do business.

The City of New London Code of Ordinances states:

"The Personnel Board is responsible for the establishment of the City of New London a merit system of personnel administration that will assure optimum utilization of the human resources employed in the classified service of the City of New London to affect the social, economic, and other program needs of the people of the City of New London as these needs now or in the future may be established.  This system shall provide means to recruit, select, develop, and maintain an effective, responsible and responsive work force, and shall include policies and procedures for employee appointment and promotion, and, except where otherwise provided for by employee collective bargaining agreements, termination, training and career development, job classification, employee evaluation, salary and fringe benefit administration, conduct evaluation, salary and fringe benefit administration, conduct and discipline and related activities.  All appointments shall be based upon an objective evaluation of merit and fitness to perform the work required using competitive selection procedures as specified in Section 40 of the Charter of the City of New London and without regard to race, color, religion, marital status, national origin, sex, age, or political affiliation."

Meeting Schedule

January 29, 2018 
February 26, 2018
March 26, 2018
April 30, 2018
May (TBD) 
June 25, 2018
July 30, 2018
September 24, 2018
October 29, 2018
November 26, 2018
December 31, 2018