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Niche Markets

The 2005 World Carp Championship has put Massena, NY on the international map for carp fishing on the St. Lawrence River. Massena's location on the bank of this mighty river provides an excellent opportunity for entrepreneurs to build or expand their carp fishing business. David Moore, of the American Carp Society, states "Massena will be far ahead of the curve in the development of carp-related industries because they've taken the initiative to be leaders in an evolving market."

For more information view the 2006 Carp Promotional Brochure.

Retail Zones

There are over 450,000 people within a 45 mile radius of Massena, NY. Our location on the Canadian border puts us within 1 1/2 hours from Montreal or Ottawa.

The Harte Haven Shopping Plaza is located along the US Route 37 corridor with Price Chopper, a major grocery store, anchoring the center which also serves as home to an 8-cinema movieplex, TJ Maxx and assorted retail stores. You'll find out parcels with restaurants, a Tractor Supply Store and the Massena Arena complex.

Also located along US Route 37 in the Village of Massena you'll find a 184,000 square foot Walmart Super Center and a 126,000 square foot Home Depot, with additional shovel-ready sites available for development.

Massena Industrial Park

The Massena Industrial Park is a 55 acre fully-serviced subdivision zoned for light, medium and heavy industrial use. The park, owned by the Business Development Corporation for a Greater Massena, is located on the south side of the village and is bounded on the east side by South Main Street (NYS Route 420).

Park infrastructure includes 8- and 10-inch water mains, 8-inch sewer mains, and a full-loop road accessing all lots. Natural gas is supplied by the St. Lawrence Gas Company, and electricity is supplied by the Massena Electric Department, a municipal power system. A Conrail line runs adjacent to the north and west boundaries of the park.