Welcome to EMDC!

Eastern Maine Development Corporation (EMDC) is a private, non-profit organization established in 1967. The Corporation is located in Bangor, Maine and serves the four Eastern Counties of Maine: Hancock, Penobscot, Piscataquis Counties as well as portions of Waldo County.

EMDC's service area covers almost 11,000 square miles with a population of 257,334 and is the largest economic development district in Maine. Our professional staff members are divided into three service areas - business, community and workforce.

 

Welcome to EMDC!

Celebrating 50 years of commitment to economic growth in Eastern Maine, Eastern Maine Development Corporation (EMDC) is a non-profit organization that was established in 1967. EMDC serves the four Eastern counties of Maine: Hancock, Penobscot, Piscataquis and Waldo.

We provide three much-needed services to the Region; Business Services, Community Services, and Workforce Services all come together to create a team of staff who make a difference in the community every day. Our service area covers almost 11,000 square miles with a population of over 250,000. We are the largest economic development district in Maine.