Canton - Massachusetts
Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, municipal offices will be closed on Thursday, November 27, 2014 and Friday, November 28, 2014. Offices will be open for business on Monday, December 1, 2014...The Yard Waste Recycling Center will be closing on Saturday November 29,2014.  It will reopen for the collection of undecorated Christmas trees and wreaths for the first two weeks in January...Pleasant St Roundabout construction is expected to be completed by November 21, 2014.  Thank you for your patience...Work on the Shepard Pond Dam is ongoing...


Canton Economic Development Committee



 The Economic Development Committee works to ensure that there will be a professional and open level of communication, support and trust between our business community members and our town government. In addition we will support existing and new business leaders in defining the process of managing and/ or relocating their businesses in our town. These will ensure a vibrant business community which is essential to maintaining a financially balanced mix of tax revenue flow to the town. We will work to ensure that Canton maintains its preeminent position as a leading corporate headquarters site in Eastern Massachusetts.  In addition the EDC is responsible for interviewing applicants and making recommendations to the Board of Selectman in the TIF application process.


Current Members:

Gene Manning - Chairman
Kristen Draper
 Rob Phillips
 Brian Mahoney
John Marini
Tom O'Connor

 Click here for the following informational links:

New Tax Credits & Grants from Mass Development

State of Massachusetts MORE Jobs Grant

Massachusetts Economic Development -Business Resource Team

Neponset Valley Chamber of Commerce

Massachusetts Development Finance Agency

Canton Association of Industries

Canton Journal Newspaper 

Norfolk County Communities

Canton Business Presentation :

Please contact the Canton EDC through the Board of Selectman’s Office at

To send us an e-mail:


Other useful links:
          Design Review Board                                                   Zoning By-Laws

          Past Meeting Minutes                                                   Town Services



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