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Envision Easton - December 2014

After two years of effort by members of the community, town staff, and multiple boards, Easton's first Master Plan in four decades has been adopted. Read more.

Olmsted Rockery Charrette - November 2014


All residents are invited to participate in a series of community design workshops during the month of November to help envision how the Rockery, at the intersection of Main, Barrows and Lincoln Streets,  can be better used and appreciated, and how the surrounding Main Street area could be improved and better connected. The project kickoff meeting will take place on Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 6:30 PM at Oakes Ames Memorial Hall.  Please RSVP to the planning department at 508-230-0630 or at For more information, click here.

Easton - Economic Development Self Assessment Tool


Throughout the fall of 2013 and early winter of 2014, Dr. Barry Bluestone of Northeastern University's Dukakis Center for Urban and Regional Policy worked with the Town of Easton to produce an Economic Development Self Assessment Tool. This assessment examined Easton's current economic strengths and weaknesses compared to surrounding municipalities.

Please click here for the full Economic Development Self Assessment Report

Please click here for the associated PowerPoint presented to the Board of Selectmen by Dr. Bluestone on February 10, 2014.

Below you will find the full footage to the aforementioned Board of Selectmen's Meeting. Please jump to 71:30 to see Dr. Bluestone's presentation in full.