Framingham Downtown Renaissance (FDR)
FDR is a dynamic, volunteer-based organization implementing an active Main Streets program in Framingham's Downtown. The town, through this department is integrally involved in the organization as a major stakeholder and helps fund their director position. Learn more about the great work this organization is doing and find out when the next event will be online.
Outreach & Technical Assistance
The department provides a number of programs to assist small businesses in downtown Framingham including:
Helping new businesses navigate the permit process
Improving the appearance of downtown businesses
Referring business owners to other funding sources
Redevelopment of Key Sites
The division is working with the Economic Development Industrial Corporation (EDIC) to:
Redevelop underutilized or blighted commercial and industrial properties
Parking Downtown Click here to see a parking map of downtown!