Economic Development & Industrial Corp.

The Gloucester Economic Development and Industrial Corporation (EDIC) is a public corporation established in 1977 in accordance with Chapter 121c of the Massachusetts General Law. The EDIC is responsible for promoting economic development in Gloucester by attracting new industries and expanding the industrial capacity of the City. The board consists of 7 members each serving a 3-year term.


Agendas & Minutes

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First NameLast NameAddressTelephoneTitleTo Expire
RuthPino82 Wheeler Street(978) 283-8697TreasurerJuly 1, 2022
MichaelDiLascio7 Gerring Road(781) 354-7663N/AJuly 1, 2022
TaylorHedges536R Washington Street(978) 283-4884N/AJuly 1, 2024
TomBalf15 Brierwood Court(978) 204-1475N/AJuly 1, 2024
JohnCunningham59 Main Street(978) 281-0006EDIC Board AttorneyJuly 1, 2021
JerroldOppenheim57 Middle Street(978) 283-0897N/AJuly 1, 2024
Patty Knaggs

N/AJuly 1, 2025

Planning Board Staff

To speak with the Planning Board’s professional staff in the City's Planning Division, please call (978) 325-5242 or email

EDIC Offices are located at:

City Hall Annex
3 Pond Road
Gloucester, Massachusetts 01930
(978) 325-5282

Executive Director:
(978) 325-5282
The board consists of 7 members each serving a 3-year term.