The Naugatuck Valley Corridor/Economic Development District, acting through the Shelton Economic Development Corporation (SEDC) and the Waterbury Development Corporation (WDC), has received a grant from the U.S. Economic Development Administration to prepare a new/updated five-year Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS). The draft plan is available for public comment in the SEDC offices, 475 Howe Avenue, Suite 202, Shelton, Connecticut, during normal working hours, 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday, or available online as of Friday, May 22, 2015 on the SEDC website at The comment period ends on Monday, June 22, 2015. All comments are requested in writing and can be mailed to the above address or sent by email to