Development & Industrial Commission

Members

  • Daniel Higgins, Chairman
    Term expires: 2023
  • Darlene Araujo, Agriculture Representative
    Term expires: 2026
  • Patricia Barlow, Member
    Term expires: 2023
  • Paul Reynolds
    Term expires: 2024
  • Raphael Delfin, Member
    Term expires: 2026
  • Joseph Figueiredo, Planning Board Representative
    Term expires: 2023
  • Jon Geggatt, Taunton Area Chamber of Commerce Representative
    Term expires: 2026
  • Leonard E Hull, Jr., Selectmens Liaison (non-voting)

Meetings

  • 6:00 pm
  • 4th Monday of every month
  • Old Town Hall
    1111 Somerset Ave
    Meeting Room, Upper Level
    Dighton, MA 02715

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

Overview

The mission of the Dighton Development & Industrial Commission is to improve the economic condition of local businesses by attracting new businesses, and by retaining and helping to expand existing businesses.

The Development & industrial Commission will focus on the following areas, while promoting a quality of life consistent with the wishes of Dighton citizens:

  • Recommend actions needed for strategic economic growth
  • Enhance the relationship between local businesses and town government
  • Promote Dighton as friendly and open to new businesses
  • Work to increase local job opportunities