The Economic Development Commission is tasked with growing the economic base of the Town of Ledyard. To facilitate this, tax abatement incentives have been created that are available to new and expanding businesses.
In addition, several outside sources are available for financing and business assistance:
SECTER (Southeastern Connecticut Enterprise Region) - Located in New London, SECTER provides information about financing options and has a loan program to fund businesses. Contact SECTER by calling 860-437-4659 or 888-673-2837.
CERC (Connecticut Economic Resource Center) - Provides marketing and research assistance and offers its Business Response Center as an information clearinghouse and a site finder. Contact CERC by calling 800-392-2122.
MCCE (Mitchell College’s Center for Entrepreneurship) - Housed within the Mystic Chamber of Commerce, MCCE offers information, courses and mentoring related to business start up. Contact MCCE by calling 860-572-9578.