The following are recent Economic Development activities:
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Draft CEDS 2017 Update- Full Document

Chapter I Executive Summary- Draft

Chapter II Analysis - State of the Region-Draft

Chapter III S.W.O.T. Analysis-Draft

Chapter IV Goals, Resiliency, and Progress-Draft

Chapter V Economic Resilience-Draft

Chapter VI Recommended EDA Projects-Draft

Chapter VII Evaluation Process-Draft

CEDS Report 2016 Update

CEDS Report 2015 Update

Southeastern Massachusetts is a diverse region with a healthy mix of cities, suburbs, and rural areas. Our economy ranges from agriculture and fishing to high tech manufacturing and service businesses. Our geography includes hundreds of miles of coastline, the state's largest natural lakes, and thousands of acres of wetlands and forests. 

CEDS Report 2014 Update

CEDS Report 2013 Update

The preparation of this report has been financed in part through a grant(s) from the Economic Development Administration (EDA), U.S. Department of Commerce, under EDA's Planning Program, Section 203 of the Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1965, as amended (42 U.S.C. Section 3121 et seq) through the U.S. Department of Commerce financial assistance award 01-83-14247.  The content of this report does not necessarily reflect the official views or policy of the U.S. Department of Commerce.

Regional Population Change Map from 1999 to 2010
Image from the 2017 CEDS Report.



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