Board of Directors
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Grow in Downtown Wallingford!
Authentic, old-line central shopping district; the true heart of the community.
Friendly, helpful merchants who welcome and support new businesses.
Electric Rate Discount Program
for new businesses that occupy vacant space in downtown Wallingford.
Plenty of free on and off street parking.
Wallingford Garden Club
maintains 2 beautiful gardens at the corner of Rt. 5 / Center St.
Free consultation on facade improvement by architect
Brick-lined sidewalks, ornamental trees, benches, flags, banners and holiday adornments beautify the streetscape.
26 restaurants/eateries within walking distance in the downtown district.
Lovely residential areas surround downtown.
Choate Rosemary Hall
There are antique shops & home decor shops in Wallingford's center that attract shoppers.
Wallingford Public Library,
Town Hall, medical and dental offices, law offices and more make the downtown district a premere destination.
A brochure of all downtown businesses is printed yearly, and distributed regionally.
A welcome to new businesses ad is placed free of charge in local newspapers.
Cooperative ads placed for a nominal fee.
Merchant's workshops held throughout the year focused on financing, marketing and design, and featuring speakers from SCORE as well as state and local agencies.
The Mayor and the Town Council enthusiastically support the revitalization of the downtown area.