June 12, 2023

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 City of Groton reveals “Groton City — History in the Making” brand

Message reflects the city’s historic past while recognizing its potential for the future

CITY OF GROTON, Conn. — With the support of the City Council, as well as input from residents and business leaders, has launched an economic development and lifestyle brand: “Groton City — History in the Making.”

“As our community celebrates 120 years of incorporation as a borough and is on the cusp of marking 60 years of incorporation as a City, it is an ideal time to reveal a brand that highlights Groton City as a distinct community,” shares Mayor Keith Hedrick. “We thank all those involved for helping to select a brand that recognizes both our rich history and an exciting future.”

Please see the attached press release for full details.

Groton City New Messaging

About the City of Groton
The City of Groton is a subdivision of the Town of Groton and is located along the Thames River in southeastern Connecticut. The community was incorporated as the Borough of Groton, an independent municipality, in 1903 and renamed City of Groton in 1964. The City of Groton is home to a diverse mix of businesses, parks, historic sites, and educational institutions, including General Dynamics Electric Boat, Pfizer, University of Connecticut Avery Point, Eastern Point Beach, and Fort Griswold State Park. For more information on the City of Groton, visit cityofgroton.com.

Groton history in making press release.pdf

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