Business Assistance

The Economic Development Commission (EDC) serves as the local government contact for Massachusetts state agencies that offer economic development funding and technical assistance to eligible existing local businesses planning to expand, as well as new business and site economic development proposals. 

Agency programs that the EDC can assist with include the following:


  • Bond Financing
  • Brownfields Program Funding
  • Equipment Financing Program
  • Industrial Park/Special Projects Funds
  • Predevelopment Assistance Fund

Massachusetts Alliance For Economic Development

  • Quick Consults Program
  • Site Selection Assistance

Additional Information

For further information and assistance with these economic development business assistance programs, please contact William Scanlan at 508-248-2237.