Barnstable County Economic Development Council (BCEDC) approved the release of the
2019 draft update to Cape Cod’s Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy
(CEDS) for a 30-day public review and comment period at its April meeting.
Public review and comment on the draft document will close on May 26, 2019.
update of the CEDS serves as an economic development blueprint for the region
that is consistent with the newly adopted Regional Policy Plan. The process is
led by the BCEDC as the CEDS Strategy Committee and includes stakeholders from
across regional and local organizations interested in economic development.
document lays out a vision and goals for economic development on Cape Cod as
well as an action plan for achieving those goals. Leadership and collaboration
are essential to the implementation of this plan – the Cape Cod Commission
sought the input of its many partners to complete this draft and will continue
to do so during the comment phase and throughout the plan’s five-year
implementation period. Upon adoption,
the strategic plan will be submitted to the U.S. Economic Development
the draft document and for more information on the 2019 update to the Cape Cod Comprehensive
Economic Development Strategy, please visit www.capecodcommission.org/ceds.
is invited to submit written comments via email at CEDS2019@capecodcommission.org; by mail: 2019 CEDS
Update, Cape Cod Commission, PO Box 226, Barnstable, MA 02630-0226; or in
person at the Commission offices, 3225 Main Street, Barnstable, MA 02630.