Economic Development Commission (EDC)

Welcome to Tolland, Connecticut’s Economic Development Website.  The Economic Development Commission consists of five members and two alternates who bring to the Commission a variety of community and professional experiences.  Its members understand the needs of businesses and developers yet also incorporate their perspectives as residents and local business owners in their commitment to fostering economic growth in Tolland and attracting and maintaining businesses in town.  The EDC works with an accomplished and dedicated Town staff to promote business development and to assist new projects through every step of the Town approval process. More

Some Key Facts:

  • Interstate I-84 bisects Tolland
  • Over 62,000 vehicles per day passing through Tolland
  • CT Route 195 - prime entrance into Tolland (aka Husky Way)
  • Route 195 leads to the University of Connecticut
  • 69% of residents have a college bachelor degree or higher
  • Weekly Farmers' Market on the Tolland Green
     

Staff Contacts

NameTitlePhone

Executive Assistant

(860) 871-3662

Director, Planning & Development

(860) 871-3601

Executive Assistant

(860) 871-3680

Council Liaison

Andy Powell

P&Z Liaison

Commission Members

NameTitleTermParty

Chair

11/04/15-11/04/20

R

Vice Chair

11/09/16-11/03/21

U

Member

11/06/13-11/07/18

R

Member

11/07/12-11/08/17

U

Member

11/05/14-11/06/19

R

Cassandra Keszler

Alternate

11/04/15-11/08/17

U

Denise Stake

Alternate

11/04/15-11/08/17

D

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