Posts Tagged ‘ economic development ’

New Haven looks to focus on ‘interconnection’

May 1st, 2014 | By

The emergence of Alexion Pharmaceuticals and the development of Route 34 will change the “perception” of New Haven, Matthew Nemerson, city economic development administrator, said Thursday in his testimony before the aldermanic finance committee. The committee convened Wednesday night to continue their review of Mayor Toni Harp’s proposed fiscal 2014-15 budget. Harp’s $510.9 million budget

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State ‘innovation hubs’ target growth

Oct 29th, 2012 | By

In hopes of spurring economic development, Gov. Dannel Malloy visited New Haven last week to announce a series of policies designed to foster new business growth and create “innovation hubs” throughout Connecticut. Malloy’s policies are part of the state’s Innovation Ecosystem program, which aims to grow the Connecticut economy through an array of financial, technical

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Smart growth is economic development: Tom Condon |

Jan 20th, 2012 | By

Thursday night, Tom Condon was the warm-up act for Catherine Smith, the commissioner of the state Department of Economic and Community Development, at a 1000 Friends of Connecticut gathering at 6:30 p.m. at Hartford’s Union Station. For the few of you who can’t make it, here’s what he said: Good evening. I want you to

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