The Federal Reserve Bank of Boston is hosting a series of informational sessions about the Working Cities Challenge in Connecticut, a grant competition designed to support economic development strategies in 16 small and mid-size cities.

Eligible communities are: Bridgeport, Bristol, Danbury, Hartford, East Hartford, Manchester, Meriden, Middletown, New Britain, New Haven, New London, Norwich, Torrington, Waterbury, West Haven, and Windham.

Sessions:

  • Friday, September 23: 10 am
    Naugatuck Valley Community College, 750 Chase Parkway, Waterbury
  • Wednesday, September 28: 10 am
    Energize CT Center, 122 Universal Drive North, North Haven
  • Tuesday, October 18: 10 am
    Goodwin College, 1 Riverside Drive, East Hartford
  • Friday, October 21: 10 am
    Three Rivers Community College, 574 New London Turnpike, Norwich

Each session will provide an overview of the Working Cities Challenge, the RFP process, and the criteria cities should consider.

For more information about the Connecticut Working Cities Challenge, contact David Radcliffe (617.784.0863).