Economic Development

Slade's Ferry Neighborhood Plan

Welcome to the Slade's Ferry Neighborhood Plan Page!

Over the next 6 months, the Town of Somerset will create a renewed strategy that will help guide the redevelopment of this neighborhood in town.

Recent Updates

Slade’s Ferry Neighborhood Plan Public Kick-Off

November 30, 2023

Revitalizing Somerset’s Slade’s Ferry: Your Voice Matters! PRESS RELEASEFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENovember 30th, 2023Contact: Maria Jones ( SOMERSET, MA – The Southeastern Regional Planning and Economic Development District (SRPEDD) is thrilled …

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Project Introduction Video

Somerset Sentinel Open House Interview

Attend a Workshop

Thank you to all who joined us on December 7 for our kick-off workshop. Check back for details on our next workshop in February!

Join the Discussion

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Lizeth Gonzalez, Director of Economic Development

Phillip Hu, Assistant Director of Planning

Robert Cabral, Director of Housing and Community Development

Public Meetings

Where: Somerset Town Library, 1464 County St, Somerset, MA 02726
When: December 7, 2023 6PM-8PM

This event introduced the Slade's Ferry Neighborhood Plan publicly and reminded residents of what planning has taken place around the neighborhood. The project team informed residents of key target sites and strategies and gathered your feedback to inform potential scenarios.

Slades Ferry Open House Boards

Slades Ferry Open House Handout

Where: Somerset Town Library, 1464 County St, Somerset, MA 02726
When: March 5, 2024 6PM-8PM

The second community workshop presented the proposed vision for Slade's Ferry based on the insight we learned from Somerset residents back in December.

Slade's Ferry Community Workshop#2 Boards

Community Workshop Feedback
Community Workshop Feedback

Data & Information

Project Background

Existing Conditions

Zoning Changes & Development Scenarios

With a combination of data and feedback from the first public meeting, the project team will create scenarios of development upon key sites in the Slade's Ferry Crossing District. These scenarios will provide high and low estimates to predict future development.