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Welcome to Vernon, a celebrated place to live, work and visit. 

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Shaun W. Gately - Director of Development Services and Economic Development

Vernon welcomes you!

The Town of Vernon is a great place with a high quality of life, desirable residential neighborhoods and schools.  There are distinct historic, agricultural, urban, suburban, and rural areas that provide a choice of lifestyles.  A variety of cultural, recreational, and commercial activities are available throughout town offering goods and services, employment and amusement.  Vernon is a dynamic combination of neighborhoods, open spaces, parks, recreation areas, hiking trails, lakes & waterfalls, Historic Village & Historic Downtown, retail shops & eateries, museums, amusements, and more.  Easy access provides for convenience and readily available amenities.  Strong business sectors include retail, professional, medical, and commercial – industrial.  Vernon has farming and horticultural enterprises.  Higher education opportunities are in close proximity including the Main Campus of the University of Connecticut, University of Hartford, and Trinity College.  Bradley International Airport is also readily accessible.  

 55 West Main St, 2nd Floor


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