Department of Economic and Community Development

The Department of Economic and Community Development is the state's lead agency for the development and implementation of policies, strategies and programs all of which are designed to enhance Connecticut's communities and business and housing environments.

The Northwestern Regional Workforce Investment Board works closely with staff at DECD to development business opportunities in the Northwest region.

You belong in Connecticut is a web site hosted by the DECD to help businesses relocate or start companies in Connecticut.

The Connecticut Development Authority offers business assistance including direct & guaranteed loans that enable and encourage companies to expand and succeed.