To help attract, retain and grow business and jobs in Bolton to improve the economic environment and quality of life for its residents and meet the long term needs of the community.
Bolton has been designated an ETA (Economic Target Area) and an EDA (Economically Distressed Area) by the Massachusetts Office of Business Development (MOBD). Bolton belongs to the Framingham-Marlborough Region ETA (Economic Target Area). This designation allows the Town to participate in Economic Development Incentive Programs.
The Economic Development Committee (EDC) is an advisory committee comprised of seven individuals, each appointed by the Board of Selectmen for a term of three years. The Town Planner serves as an Ex-Officio non voting member. The Board typically meets the first Monday of each month.