Economic & Community Development Council

For more information about economic and business development in Beverly visit their Economic and Business Development page by clicking here

NOTE: The ECDC is not currently meeting as we explore the Council's purpose, goals, and makeup to ensure it offers the most value to the community. 


  • None currently scheduled

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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Brendan SweeneyCouncilor-at-Large, Beverly City Council; City Council Representative
Richard MarinoHospitality Representative
Richard VincentGreater Beverly Chamber of Commerce Representative
Michael O’BrienMember-at-Large, Community
Michael CollinsCommissioner of Public Services and Engineering, Ex-Officio

Economic Development Planner, Ex-Officio
Darlene Wynne, AICPDirector of Planning and Community Development, Ex-Officio


The mission of the Economic and Community Development Council (ECDC) is to enhance the City’s economic infrastructure by facilitating investments that build capacity, create jobs, generate economic opportunity and ultimately improve quality of life. The ECDC shall advise the Mayor in the development of an economic development and community development policy for the City of Beverly and in the creation and implementation of strategic planning initiatives that will effectuate this policy.