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In an interview with The Hartford Business Journal, the brand-new mayor of Connecticut’s capitol city said his economic development strategy will hinge on making his administration easy for businesses to approach.

“One thing I heard pretty consistently from businesses while I was running for office was, even though there was a pro-business administration at City Hall, oftentimes it was difficult to get things done at development services,” Arunan Arulampalam said.

New hires and better coordination of inspections, economic development and development review actives are part of the plan to execute the shift, the publication reported, with progress being aimed for within the first 100 days of Arulapalam’s administration.