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Economic Development Council

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The charge of the Economic Development Council of Easton is tothinkeaston promote the sustainable economic development in the Town of Easton through collaboration with neighborhoods, businesses, and regional governments to create employment opportunities and sustainable growth. The Economic Development Council's Charge.

EASTON ADVANTAGE
Located 30 minutes from Boston, 45 minutes from Cape Cod, and 45 minutes from Providence. The community is approximately 29 square miles in area and has an estimated population of 23,357.

 

Significant investment in infrastructure and zoning improvements vital to business development (e.g. waste water treatment improvements in the Five Corners Area: maximizing property use & value).

Voted one of CNN Money Magazine's Top 100 Places to Live and one of the 50 Safest Towns in Massachusetts! One of the best public-school systems in Massachusetts with access to numerous plentiful and diverse recreational facilities, including Borderland State Park, Stonehill College, and miles of public hiking trails.

 Commuter Rail service to Boston, Providence, & DC minutes from two train stations in Stoughton or Mansfield and direct highway access to Logan Airport, TF Green Airport, and Taunton Municipal Airport.

 Principal highways are State Routes 495, 24, 106, 123, and 138.

 Approximately 1.2 million square feet of building space one mile west of Route 24.

 

Industries include medical services, modern manufacturing, distribution facilities, and technology companies.

 The vocational high school and local colleges and universities all contribute to the labor pool available to Easton businesses and may present opportunities for internship and research partnerships as the business profile continues to evolve.

Local brokers report that Easton is regarded as one of the more desirable towns in which to locate, due to its strategic location, local colleges and universities, and  proximity to a diverse labor pool (in terms of labor costs and skill levels).


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Members:

Name                                                                            Expiration Date
Marc Lamb Chair June 30, 2022
Daniel Smith Vice Chair June 30, 2023
Jon Holbrook Member June 30, 2023
Bruce Boyer Member June 30, 2023
Matthew Wittman Member June 30, 2023
Dottie Fulginiti Member June 30, 2022
VACANT Alternate Member June 30, 2023
VACANT Alternate Member June 30, 2023
Stephanie Danielson, Director DPED Ex Officio/voting