• Tall ships docked at Fort Trumbull during OpSail 2012.

  • The Coast Guard Barque Eagle docked at its home port in New London.

  • The Thames Base Ball Club of New London plays vintage ball at Fort Trumbull.

  • Crowds enjoy the surf and Summer sun at Ocean Beach Park.

  • Art lovers enjoy work at the annual Salon des Independants at Hygienic Galleries.

  • A fish-eye's view of the majestically renovated Garde Arts Theater.

  • A community parade passes City Hall on State Street.

  • A bustling Waterfront Park during SailFest.

  • A lone tug passes Harbor Light on a foggy day on the Thames River.

  • The Reducers rock the boardwalk at Ocean Beach.


New London City Hall
181 State Street
New London, CT 06320

PHONE (860) 447-5200
HOURS Monday-Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Finance Department

The Finance Department is responsible for the administration of the financial affairs of the City, including:

  • the keeping and supervision of all accounts
  • the control over expenditures
  • assessment of property for taxation
  • information technology planning and upgrading
  • the distribution of payroll and retirement benefits
  • the purchase of goods and services needed by the City
  • the collection of taxes
  • the custody and disbursement of City funds and money


and such other duties as the City Council may by ordinance require.




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Contact Information

Address: 13 Masonic Street 
New London, CT 06320

Phone: (860) 447-5218
Fax: (860) 447-5297

David F. McBride, Jr.
Director of Finance
Finance Department

Kevin Valencia
Finance Department Assistant