Mr. Sheehan is currently a Project Management Consultant with CDM Smith, a multi-disciplined Environmental, Transportation and Infrastructure design/construction/operations firm delivering consulting engineering services to major clients worldwide.
In March 2005, the MDC appointed Charles P. Sheehan as the agency’s eighth Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Sheehan served in that capacity until February 2015. The MDC, with a staff of approximately 500, chartered by Statute in 1929 to provide drinking water, wastewater-treatment and other physical-services to the Hartford region.
Prior to MDC, Mr. Sheehan served as Executive-Director of Capital City Economic Development Authority from December 2003-April 2005. He was responsible for executing one of the largest redevelopment projects in Connecticut history, including Rentschler-Field, Capital Community College-Downtown Campus, CT-Convention Center, Redevelopment-Hartford Civic Center, “Front Street” Retail-Entertainment Zone and Hartford-Marriot Hotel
Previously held posts; Deputy-Commissioner, CT-Department of Public-Works; design engineer with CONDOT; Town Engineer and Dep-Director of Public Works-East Hartford.
He also served as Commissioned-Officer with both the U.S. Air Force and Army, attaining the rank of Brigadier-General (including 10 Years of Active Service). In recognition of his dedication, distinguished accomplishments and professional excellence he was awarded: “Legion of Merit-Medal” and the “Silver Order of the deFluery-Medal”.
Mr. Sheehan graduated with high honors from Central Connecticut State University (B.S.) in 1976.
Legal Notice To enrolled members of the Democratic Party of the Town of Suffield, Connecticut Pursuant to the Rules of the Democratic Party and State election laws, you are hereby notified that a caucus will be held on July 22, 2019, at 7:00 pm, at the Suffield Volunteer Ambulance Association,... Read more »
With the November elections around the corner, the Suffield Democratic Town Committee is seeking people who are interested in serving in town government. Any registered Democrat interested in running for the Board of Selectman, Board of Finance, Board of Education, Planning and Zoning Commission,... Read more »
Several non-elected boards and commissions have openings. Anyone interested in being appointed should submit a cover letter and resume at any time for consideration. As of June 1st there are openings on the Library Commission, Social Services Commission, Historic District Commission, Charter Re... Read more »