Our Mission

 

MISSION STATEMENT

TO ENCOURAGE ECONOMIC GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT THROUGHOUT HAMDEN AND IT’S SURROUNDING COMMUNITIES

OBJECTIVES

CREATE OPPORTUNITIES FOR BUSINESS GROWTH EXPANSION AND RETENTION THROUGH   COLABORATION BETWEEN PRIVATE INTERESTS AND GOVERNMENT

BUILD STRONG NEIGHBORHOODS BY ENHANCING ECONOMIC PROSPERITY, JOB GROWTH AND   IMPROVEMENT TO THE OVERALL QUALITY OF LIFE

TASKS

TO ACQUIRE, OPERATE  AND CONVEY REAL PROPERTY FOR THE PURPOSE OF MAKING IMPROVEMENTS DESIGNED TO ENHANCE THE ECONOMIC PRODUCTIVITY OF THE COMMUNIITY AND SURROUNDING  NEIGHBORHOODS

TO ENGAGE IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF PLANNING TOOLS AND GUIDELINES DESIGNED TO PROMOTE THE ESTABLISHMENT AND EXPANSION OF DIVERSIFIED INDUSTRIES

PROMOTION OF WORKFORCE STRATEGIES THROUGH THE USE OF INCENTIVE PROGRAMS, GRANTS OR LOANS TO ALIVIATE UNEMPLOYMENT

ACQUIRE PUBLIC AND PRIVATE FUNDING SOURCES FOR ECONOMIC AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT PURPOSES