CITY OF NEW LONDON

Municipal Building                Phone                            860-447-5201

181 State Street                       Fax                               860-447-7971

New London, CT 06320

Richard Brown                  City Manager                          447-5201

Clark van der Lyke              City Clerk                            447-5205

Bruce Hyde                 Planning & Development            447-5203

Tony Alves                       Building Official                      447-5240

Joseph Heap                    P & Z Chairman                       447-5205

Incorporated: 1784

Population:  26,500

Land Area: 7.3 square miles

Form of Government: City manager and city council

Distance to Hartford: 45 miles

Public Transportation: Buses to area towns; Commuter rail to New Haven, New York, Boston and Providence, Ferry service to Long Island and Block Island

Public Services: Gas/sewer/ water provided; Free trash  collection; Full-time police; Fire departments; Library

Schools: Nursery; 7 elementary; 1 junior high; 1 senior high; Connecticut College; Mitchell College; US Coast Guard Academy; Williams School; 2 parochial elementary, K-8; Branches of University of New Haven and Three Rivers Community/Technical College

Pupil-Teacher Ratio: 13.6:1

Expenditures Per Pupil: $9,374

Tax Rate: 27.4 mills

Hospitals: Yes

Churches: Catholic, Jewish, Baptist, Unitarian, Methodist, Congregational, Christian Science, Episcopal, Lutheran, Muslim, and Presbyterian

Recreation: Athletic/cultural and social activities, parks, playgrounds, beaches, ferry services to three islands