Norton Economic Development

Norton is poised for Economic Development, located just 30 miles south of Boston and 15 miles North of Providence
Norton Video on Youtube

>>Check out this short video from Tri-Town Chamber on Youtube on why Norton is a great place to do business!<<

*NEW in 2018* Norton has been ranked as a GOLD Community for Biotech Readiness!  See the MA Biotechnology Council Website for more information!

Town of Norton Stats:
 

•Population: 19,032
•Area: 29.8 Square Miles
•Tax Rate  $15.37 (not split-per 1000)

•Transportation: Rt 123, Rt 140 and I-495 all access and cross in our town- Signalization and sidewalk Upgrades to 123 coming in 2019, N/S Rail Trail in 2020 
•Government: 5-member Board of Selectmen; Open Town Meeting

•BIO Ready Community: Norton has been ranked as a GOLD Community for Biotech Readiness!  See the MA Biotechnology Council Website for more information!



To see a list of upcoming infrastructure projects in town, see Norton Transit, Road, Bike and Ped projects 
 

And come back frequently to hear more about these exciting new intiatives:

 

* Commerce Way Development - Alnylam and Spears Manufacturing coming soon
 

* Coming Soon: Over 800,000 SF on 9 lots of mixed use commercial/office/warehouses in design development
 

* 33 lots along Mansfield Avenue/Rt 140 have been recently rezoned from Commercial to mixed use Village Commercial, allowing more density
 

* "Norton 2.0" - GIS map updates and streamlined/e-permitting in process. Electronic submissions encouraged.
 

Contact:
Tabitha Harkin, Planning & Economic Development Director
508-285-0278 | tharkin@nortonmaus.com