• 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.

Economic Development

The City of New London, Connecticut assists with the development of new businesses and helps grow and retain existing businesses.

The City's Office of Development and Planning coordinates several business and economic development incentive programs.  

For a list of all the resources you need to start or improve a business, see  our "One Stop Shop Guide." The Guide has a list of City officials as well as public and private organizations that are designed to assist your business.

Included in the Guide is contact information for SeCTer, the regional economic development agency that is a valuable resource for new and expanding businesses.

Looking for more information?  Simply fill out this "Business Information Form" and we'll contact you to offer personal assistance.  If you have any questions, please contact Tom Bombria, Community Development Coordinator for the City of New London.



Additional Links

Additional Resources

Contact Information

Office of Development and Planning

City Hall, 2nd Floor

181 State Street 

New London, CT 06320

 Tom Bombria
, Community Development Coordinator
Phone: (860) 437-6346