The Central Connecticut Economic Development Alliance (CCEDA) is the body for promotion of economic development in the region. Activities that the Alliance undertakes as part of its mission include:
The Alliance has been successful in bringing over $2 million in federal funding for economic development to the region.
The Alliance includes representatives from all municipalities and a variety of stakeholders from both the private and public sectors. Agendas and minutes from Alliance meetings are available online, as are its membership and bylaws.