Consider Bridgton

The Town of Bridgton, Maine is a dynamic and distinctive area with many opportunities for businesses. Situated on US Route 302, one of the most traveled roads in Maine, Bridgton is among the fastest growing communities in the state. We offer agressive state and local development incentives, as well as affordable and abundant land, which is prime for development. Our permitting and regulatory processes are clear, streamlined, and among the easiest to navigate in the state. Additionally, the residents of Bridgton and surrounding communities represent a skilled and abundant labor pool.

The Bridgton Economic Development Corporation is committed to expanding the town's economic base and achieving economic stability through growth and quality development. We seek to provide a positive local business climate in an effort to attract a myriad of businesses. The corporation also recognizes the responsibility of maintaining a balance between development and the tranquil, rural atmosphere that has made Bridgton a special place in the heart of western Maine for its residents and businesses.

Bridgton offers outstanding business opportunities:

  • commerce center for the lakes region of Western Maine
  • situated on US Route 302 & US Route 117
  • within 35 miles of Portland & Interstate 95
  • close proximity to New Hampshire & the Lewiston-Auburn area.
  • affordable & abundant land for development
  • streamlined & clear local permitting and regulatory process
  • state & local tax and development incentives, including TIF district
  • abundant, skilled & young labor pool within easy commuting distance
  • a tourist destination with eleven picturesque lakes and a backdrop of the majestic Presidential Range of the White Mountains.

Bridgton is committed to:

  • growing clean & green enterprise
  • building upon its traditional, compact New England downtown form
  • conserving its abundant wildlife habitat & open lands
  • growing young professional leaders and labor pools
  • a future of sustainable growth, investment & prosperity.