Seeking public comment on economic development plans in the Valley

The Naugatuck Valley Corridor/Economic Development District, acting through the Shelton Economic Development Corp. (SEDC) and the Waterbury Development Corp., has received a grant from the U.S. Economic Development Administration to prepare a new, updated five-year Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy.

The draft plan is available for public comment in the SEDC office, 475 Howe Ave., Suite 202, Shelton, weekdays from 8 a.m.-4 p.m., or at

The comment period ends June 22. All comments are requested in writing and can be mailed to the above address or sent by email to