Westover Metropolitan Development Corporation is a quasi-public development corporation created in 1974 to convert former military property at Westover Air Force Base to civilian use. The corporation has acquired over 1300 acres and has developed them into four industrial parks and the civilian airport. Over fifty (50) companies have located in the parks, employing over thirty-two hundred (3,200) people.

Today, the corporation manages day-to-day operations of the Westover Metropolitan Airport, the maintenance of four industrial parks, and the continuing development of commercial and industrial real estate at each of the parks.


Westover Metropolitan Development Corporation
255 Padgette Street
Chicopee, MA 01022

BOARD OF DIRECTOR’S MEETING -May 20th 2024 Westover Metropolitan Development Corporation (WMDC) will hold its monthly Board Meeting on Monday, May 20th, 2024 at 12:00 pm.  Possible agenda items for discussion: Aviation Activities, Industrial Park Activities and Real Estate Opportunities.