Economic Development Projects

Under Construction

Current Economic Development Projects

Residences on Main

Carrier Construction, Inc. is working on 32 two-bedroom, market-rate apartment units on Main Street and Summer Street west of the Bristol Public Library. The development will reflect Carrier Construction’s high standards for design and construction, offering renters an option for new construction within the downtown area close to the Bristol Health Medical Care Center, call centers, and other employment centers; retail options; civic organizations; and more. The project aligns with recommended policies within the City’s Plan of Conservation and Development, including the recommendation to encourage provision of new housing units at appropriate locations in downtown Bristol.

For more information about The Residences on Main, visit the website.

building renderings of the Residences on Main apartments

The Residences on Main aerial view   The Residences on Main back view   The Residences on Main

Construction progress as of October 2020. From left to right: an aerial view of the construction site; a back view of Building One; and Building One from the front facing Main Street.

View Video of Construction Progress


KindCare Assisted Living

The 60,000 square foot building will contain 60 units and will feature an innovative “KindCare” brand owned by Senior Living Advisors, LLC (Fairfield, CT). The KindCare community ( is an innovative model that will feature rates that are 30% less than most assisted living communities with cutting edge technology to keep residents safe, well, and happy. Design features will include Remote Visitation, Telemedicine, and Ultraviolet air handlers that eliminate 99% of viruses and bacteria in the airspace. A wellness center, restaurant, bistro, media room, walking gardens and many social activities which will all contribute to the residents’ well-being.

Rendering of KindCare assisted living building

KindCare assisted living site map


Hilton HOME2 and Conference Center

The local DoubleTree by Hilton will be constructing a HOME2 hotel, a sophisticated conference/event center appropriate for weddings, corporate events, trainings, and similar gatherings along with an underground parking garage to serve the entire campus. The project includes the construction of an approximately 60,000 square foot HOME2 hotel, 40,000 square foot conference center, and associated parking garage and site improvements. The project encompasses all or a portion of the following properties: 42 Century Drive (part of the existing DoubleTree hotel site), 90 Century Drive, 112 Century Drive, and 150 Century Drive.

Home2 suites building rendering

building rendering of new conference center at the DoubleTree by Hilton

HOME2 and Conference Center Groundbreaking     HOME2 Suites and Conference Center Construction Site

On the left: A groundbreaking ceremony was held for the new HOME2 Suites and Conference Center at the DoubleTree Hotel by Hilton on September 17, 2020. On the right: The construction site of the new HOME2 Suites and Conference Center, located on Century Drive.

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Contact Us

For more information about any of these projects or to find out how to get started with your project, contact the Economic & Community Development Office at City Hall.

Call: 860.584.6185
or Visit: Economic and Community Development Office, 2nd Floor of City Hall, 111 North Main Street