• 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.

FROM THE MAYOR

Message from
Michael Passero

Thank you for visiting New London's website. As you search through the website, you'll find details about city departments, postings of city meetings, copies of important forms and documents, and information about moving to or visiting New London. Please monitor this website regularly for updates on city affairs.

New London is a diverse, business-friendly community with a rich arts and music scene, ample housing options, fine dining, public parks, and numerous recreational activities. We work diligently to support existing businesses and attract small enterprises and large corporations to our city. Our deep water port offers waterfront access and our intermodal transportation center provides easy transportation by rail, bus, and highway.

If you are interested in living, working, or starting a business here, please contact us.

CONTACT US

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.

The Housing Authority of the City of New London
78 Walden Ave
New London, CT 06320
Ph: 860-443-2851
Fax: 860-447-8879
www.facebook.com/NewLondonHousingAuthority

Executive Director – Sue Shontell


The Housing Authority of The City of New London is a public entity that was formed in 1951 to provide federally subsidized housing and state financed housing and housing assistance to low-income families, within the City of New London.  

Our Mission
As Commissioners and Staff of the New London Housing Authority, we are committed to providing Quality Housing through innovation and partnerships with the Community. We strive for excellence in creating a supportive environment of mutual pride and respect that inspires all to improve their quality of life.

The Housing Authority is headed by an Executive Director, is governed by a five-person Board of Commissioners and is subject to the requirements of Title 24 of the Code of Federal Regulations, The DOH and CHFA state housing program regulations and the Housing Authority’s Admissions and Continued Occupancy Policy.   

Though brought into existence by a Resolution of the City of New London, it is a separate quasi-governmental entity from the City of New London.

The Housing Authority owns and manages:

Three state senior/disabled complexes
•    George Washington Carver Apartments, 202 Colman Street
•    Gordon Court
•    Riozzi Court

One federal senior/disabled complex
•    Williams Park Apartments, 127 Hempstead Street

 One federal family complex
•    Thames River Apartments, 40,46,48 Crystal Ave

For eligibility Questions and requests for applications, please call our leasing specialist, 860,443,2851 ext. 228



Board meetings are open to the public and held on the 4th Tuesday of the month at the George Washington Carver Apartments, 202 Colman Street, starting at 5:15pm. Please note there are no board meetings scheduled for July or December.