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What an Abundant Water Capacity Means for Your Business
What an Abundant Water Capacity Means for Your Business

Earth’s inhabitants could not live without water, and neither could our businesses. Without a substantial water supply, new companies can’t break ground…

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The Benefits of a Town Owned and Operated Electric Service
The Benefits of a Town Owned and Operated Electric Service

Strong communities rely on their own resources to benefit the local economy. The Town of Mansfield is one of 2,000 cities and towns in the United States that provides power…

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Mansfield: The Easiest Commute in the Commonwealth
Mansfield: The Easiest Commute in the Commonwealth

On a scale of one to ten, how do you rate your commute? If you’re like most full-time commuters, you spend nearly five hours per week traveling to and from work, according to the U.S. Census.

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What is Community Policing and Why it Saves Your Company Money
What is Community Policing and Why it Saves Your Company Money

High crime rates have devastating impacts on communities. Victims and their families suffer. Property owners suffer. Taxpayers suffer. The Center for American Progress reports that violent crime, including…

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Site Plan Approvals, Building Permits, and More: Why Permitting is Simpler in Mansfield
Site Plan Approvals, Building Permits, and More: Why Permitting is Simpler in Mansfield

Red tape. An infamous phrase in the business community to describe bureaucratic processes that grind commerce to halt. When a business is starting up or considering relocation, the required procedures and regulations can overwhelm potential profit and smother economic growth.

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Selecting the Right Community for Your Business
Selecting the Right Community for Your Business

Selecting the correct location can make or break a company. Only about 50 percent of businesses make it to the end of their fifth year, according to data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, which has experts citing one of the causes of company failure is selecting the wrong location.

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Gold BioReady® Community: What Does it Mean and Who Does it Benefit
Gold BioReady® Community: What Does it Mean and Who Does it Benefit

If the United States is a cell of the biopharma industry, then Massachusetts is surely the nucleus. In 2020 alone, over 40% of venture funding earmarked for U.S. biopharma developments was received by companies in the Commonwealth.

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A Tale of Two Cities: How Your Business Will Benefit from Being Centrally Located Between Boston and Providence
A Tale of Two Cities: How Your Business Will Benefit from Being Centrally Located Between Boston and Providence

A central location between two bustling metropolises opens new doors for businesses within the Town of Mansfield, providing access to a workforce of over 6.5 million within an hour commute.

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A Strong Infrastructure is Vital to Economic Success
A Strong Infrastructure is Vital to Economic Success

A secure infrastructure is the cornerstone of economic vitality. The visible impact of strong infrastructure can be seen at every turn, as we go about our day-to-day lives.

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