From its rose growing days in the early 1900's to today, Madison has
been a fertile ground for the growth and development of hundreds of
successful businesses. Our residents appreciate the sense of community
and service provided in our downtown.
Our competitive advantages include:
A supportive community including residents, corporate and governing body.
Excellent demographic - Morris County is one of the wealthiest counties in the United States.
Prime access to NYC via NJ Transit's Midtown Direct line and just 16 miles to Newark Liberty International Airport.
Major corporations in Madison including - Quest Diagnostics, Pfizer Consumer Healthcare, Realogy, and Merck Animal Health.
Madison has excellent national and statewide brands and businesses including -: Whole Foods Market, Madison Honda, Staples, Stop & Shop, Morris County Jaguar, The Pink Bungalow, and Gary's Wine & Marketplace.
Home to many longtime local gems including - Madison PhotoPlus, Suburban Shoe Shop, Alfred's Sport Shop, Short Stories Community Book Hub, Bar Method, Studio Allegro and so much more.
Shanghai Jazz (voted a top 100 Jazz Club in the world by Downbeat Magazine)
Salvatore Minardi Salon (voted #1 in New Jersey by Elle Magazine)
Studio Yoga (one of the finest and most well-known yoga studios in New Jersey)
McCool's Ice Cream (voted best Milk Shake in New Jersey 4 years in a row)
Redux and Slamwich Scratch Kitchen (recognized in the February 2016 edition of NewJersey Monthly Magazine as two of the 30 Best New Restaurants in the state)
These bright newcomers have opened in Madison since January of 2015 - Lashz, Hilltop Bicycle, Flies & Honey Hair Studio, Celtic Golf, Mind Your Body, Healthy Italia, Sugar Rush, The Music Center, Academic Journeys, Luxe Lash &Beauty Bar,and restaurants, Osteria Trevi, Marie's Italian Specialties & Seafood, Eatalian Bistro, Grillera - Mediterranean Cuisine, and restaurant/bowling alley/event venue, STRYXE.
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Please contact us if you have any questions or need any additional information:
Jim Burnet Assistant Borough Administrator & Chief Financial Officer Email
Program Director - Madison Downtown Development Commission
office: 973-593-3042 ext. 3101
cell: 201-400-2349 (talk or text) firstname.lastname@example.org