To make Enfield a healthy, safe, prosperous and desirable place to live.
This is achieved through the administration of laws and regulations that govern development within the community. It is also accomplished by obtaining outside resources to supplement the Town's general fund and assist with redevelopment projects.
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Business Information Technology Incubator (BITI)
The Town of Enfield's pro-growth environment is about continuing to provide new ways to strengthen and enhance its partnerships with our business community and local colleges.
Browse a variety of resources for working in Enfield.
Existing Business Resources
Connect with existing businesses in Enfield.
The State of Connecticut and the North Central District Health Department require a food service license.
Planning & Zoning Services
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Enfield Business Climate
Enfield has almost 3,000 businesses. We are proactive in retaining, expanding, and attracting business to our community. Learn more.
Enfield is at the center of the Hartford-Springfield interstate region which is an integrated economic area that straddles the Massachusetts-Connecticut border. More than 1.7 million residents live in the 111 municipalities that compose this 3.058 square mile region along the Connecticut River. Learn more.
All information on this page is based on the latest Town Profile from the Connecticut Economic Resource Center, Inc. (CERC). Learn more.
Map & GIS
The Town of Enfield is conducting a Transportation Survey. Click here.
The survey has been designed to assess the commuting habits and preferences of those who travel to Enfield for work. We believe the information collected in the survey will be useful to both policy makers and your businesses as the Town works to obtain future transportation investment dollars. The Transit Center, with various connecting modes of travel will allow easy access to other parts of Connecticut as well as Massachusetts for all commuters who would prefer not to drive.
Events, News & Media Gallery
Learn about our latest news and events happening in Enfield. Learn more.
From nothing, came something…beginning in 2014 Thompsonville had very little happening that concentrated on adding value back physically, socially or economically. This prompted us to begin efforts towards the reinvigoration and revitalization of Downtown Thompsonville in Enfield. The plan is quite simply, to create a sense of place. We want to celebrate this historic section of Enfield for its unique nature and storied Main Street past while ensuring it is functional and desirable for today’s residents. Learn more.
Community Living in Connecticut
Community Livability in Connecticut Connecticut’s Legislative Commission on Aging is a nonpartisan public policy and research office of the Connecticut General Assembly, located at the State Capitol 210 Capitol Avenue, Hartford, CT 06106 www.cga.ct.gov/coa
Shaping Great Places for People to Grow Up and Grow Older.
An annual report… Learn more.
In 2014, the Town of Enfield contracted with Camoin and Associates to conduct two impact studies to determine the fiscal and economic impacts of:
1. a casino locating just North of the Connecticut border in Massachusetts and
2. the commuter rail stopping in Enfield.
More Helpful Development Links
- Enfield Plan of Conservation and Development
- CERC SiteFinder
- CERC Town Profile (PDF)
- Community Investment Corporation
- CT Business Response Center
- CT Department of Economic and Community Development
- CT Department of Labor Business Services
- CT Small Business Development Center
- North Central CT Chamber of Commerce
- Consumer Affairs-How to Get a Business Loan
- U.S. Small Business Administration
It takes all of us to make economic development successful on the local level. Our Economic Development Strategy is to retain, grow and attract businesses all while maintaining the character of the community.
Enfield Town Hall, 820 Enfield Street, Enfield, CT 06082-2997