Economic Development

  • Great Access
  • Available Space/Property
  • Low Tax Rates
  • Low Utility Rates

Located just 12 miles north of Boston and boasting desirable quality of life factors such as award-winning schools and outstanding Town services, Reading has always been known as a great place to live but it’s also an excellent place to do business.  Situated between two major highway systems ( I-93 and I-95/Route 128) and along a major MBTA commuter rail route, Reading offers great access to the region and to Boston.

We are committed to promoting private investment by supporting existing businesses and attracting new ones.  With streamlined permitting, flexible zoning options and a team of economic development professionals by your side, Reading is prepared to welcome your business and ensure its success within the community. Contact us today for more information. 

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Jean Delios (781) 942-6612
Julie Mercier Community Development Director (781) 942-6648
Erin Schaeffer Economic Development Director (781) 942-6791