project sponsor

The Southeastern Connecticut Council of Governments (SCCOG)

member jurisdictions

City of Groton
Town of Groton
Town of Ledyard

Town of Montville
City of New London
Town of Waterford

project consultant team

Fitzgerald & Halliday, Inc. 
Ninigret Partners

Policy Committee

Fred Allyn III, Mayor, Town of Ledyard
Charles Bunnell, Chief of Staff, External and Governmental Affairs, Mohegan Tribe
John Burt, Town Manager, Town of Groton
James Butler, Executive Director, Southeastern Connecticut Council of Governments (SCCOG)
Mike Finkelstein, Former Mayor, Town of Ledyard *
Bruce Flax, Mayor, Town of Groton
Marian Galbraith, Former Mayor, City of Groton *
Ayanti Grant, District Director for Congressman Joe Courtney (CT-02)
Keith Hedrick, Mayor, City of Groton
Ron McDaniel, Mayor, Town of Montville
Mark Oefinger, Former Town Manager, Town of Groton *
Michael Passero, Mayor, City of New London
Bob Ross, Executive Director, Connecticut Office of Military Affairs
Daniel Steward, First Selectman, Town of Waterford
CAPT Paul Whitescarver, Commanding Officer, Naval Submarine Base (SUBASE) New London


Susan Adams, Government Liaison, General Dynamics Electric Boat
Scott Bates, Chairman, CT Port Authority
Colleen Bezanson, Assistant Planner, Town of Montville
Barbara Goodrich, City Planner, City of Groton
Micheal Grzywinski, Sr Environmental Analyst, CT Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (DEEP), Land and Water Resources Division
Deborah Jones, Assistant Director of Planning, Town of Groton
Charles Karno, Planning Director, Town of Ledyard
Amanda Kennedy, Director of Special Projects, SCCOG
Evan Matthews, Executive Director, CT Port Authority
Tracey McKenzie, Natural Resource Manager, Naval Submarine Base New London PWD ENV DIV *
Thomas Maziarz, Chief, CT Deparment of Transportation (DOT) Bureau of Policy and Planning
Abby Piersall, Director of Planning, Town of Waterford
Jonathan Reiner, Director of Planning, Town of Groton
Greg Sabra, Commander, U.S. Coast Guard Academy
Mark Schultz, CIV NAVFAC MIDLANT, CPLO, PWD New London
Sybil Tetteh, City Planner, City of New London
* Transitioned off committee during process

Header image courtesy of U.S. Navy Chief Petty Officer Darryl I. Wood.