Morris Plains the Community of Caring
531 Speedwell Ave, Morris Plains, NJ 07950     973-538-2224

Business Development Committee


The Business Development Committee was formed in 2020 to develop partnerships and foster an environment that will create a thriving downtown, and a strong business economy in the Borough of Morris Plains.

Committee Members

The mayor has appointed the following:

  • Councilman Dennis Wagner, Chair
  • Councilperson Joan Goddard
  • Councilperson Nancy Verga


The committee is following the Main Street America approach which has proven to build vibrant downtowns across the U.S.

  • Click Here for a quick summary of the Business Development Committee’s strategy and accomplishments to date
  • Click here to read the full plan for 2022 that was approved by the Mayor and Borough Council

Visit our Business Directory page for a listing of Morris Plains businesses

Visit our Business Resources page for information about:

  • Why Morris Plains is a great place for business
  • Small business financing options
  • Tips for opening a business in Morris Plains
  • State and Morris County resources to help small business owners
  • Cottage businesses in Morris Plains
  • Small business Saturday

Municipal Office

531 Speedwell Ave
Morris Plains, NJ 07950     
Fax: 973-538-8834

Office Hours

Monday through Friday
8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.