The City of Waterbury’s Economic Development Team. Together with our dedicated Board of Directors and City and State Officials, we are the key element in the City’s economic resurgence for its businesses, residents, and community.
The Waterbury Development Corporation (WDC) is the City of Waterbury’s designated non-profit economic and community organization. The Corporation was founded as a partnership of the public and private sectors to help the City of Waterbury, its businesses, and its residents revitalize their city, stimulate and support economic development, promote investment in education, rehabilitate and maintain the city’s housing stock, eliminate urban blight and decay, manage construction projects, and improve the overall quality of life.
Waterbury Development Corporation works to streamline the process of establishing and maintaining a business in Waterbury by working closely with the City of Waterbury and its various departments. The City of Waterbury is home to numerous businesses & organizations across a variety of industries & sectors including higher education, healthcare, advanced manufacturing, financial services, retail, and more! The Waterbury Development Corporation and the City work together to form and strengthen partnerships with local, State, and Federal organizations that will foster economic development, grand list growth, and business development in the City. The City of Waterbury is home to a talented and skilled workforce thanks to a variety of workforce training programs available in the City and Region.