About Ledyard

Located midway between the New York City and Boston markets and host to the world's largest resort casino, Ledyard is strategically positioned for cutting edge business. Reflecting Ledyard's agricultural heritage and new position as an epicenter of the regional economy, there are exciting business opportunities available.

Industrial Space
Ledyard is home to over 300 businesses and boasts over 500 acres of available land conveniently zoned for industry, commerce, resort recreation, and retail. Our professional staff provides streamlined preliminary reviews for development teams seeking to construct new facilities making the permitting process more predictable.

Tax Incentives
The town offers a competitive tax incentive program for eligible businesses seeking to expand or relocate in the community. Accessible by interstate highways 95 and 395, rail lines, an airport, and an industrial water port, the town's transportation system provides the necessary logistical capacity for your business and customers.

Commitment to Growth
With space available in its Commerce Park and attractive commercial, resort, and industrial sites available for development with the full support of Town officials and staff, Ledyard is committed to business growth. The 2 key trade areas, Ledyard Center and Gales Ferry, are currently underserved by retail services. Detailed plans and zoning is in place to create retail and service nodes in each location.

Steps to Initiate Growth
The town has undertaken improvements to encourage development by doubling the size of its water system and improving sewer capacity to facilitate economic growth.

Community Profile
For community profile information, visit the Community Profile page.

More Information
Information related to the Town’s Economic Development Commission can be found on the Economic Development Commission page. You can also find general information on the Chamber of Commerce of Eastern Connecticut website.