ACCOMPLISHMENTSAgriculture & Open Space

Since being elected to the Board of Selectmen in 2016, we have:

  • Wrote and adopted the Open Space & Recreation Plan (OSRP) to preserve and protect Dighton’s breathtaking open and recreational spaces as well as the wildlife that call it home;
  • Wrote and adopted the Right to Farm bylaw to become a Right to Farm community;
  • Formed an Agricultural Commission to promote agriculture and support our local farmers, who are the bedrock of our little community;
  • Purchased and preserved historic Council Oak land in perpetuity;
  • Invested in over 20 acres of land with an agricultural restriction on Elm Street that is contiguous to Council Oak;
  • Supported the vast expansion of the Bristol County Agricultural High School and are proud of its reputation as a leader in agricultural education;
  • Supported a feasibility study coordinated by the Trails Committee to expand and improve our recreational trails and pathways for Dighton families to enjoy;
  • Established the James Briggs Community Garden, which will provide fresh, healthy produce to the monthly Dighton Lions Club Food Bank Distribution for Dighton’s neediest residents and families.
Paid for by the Committee to Elect Brett Zografos
(774) 955-4410
411 Tremont Street, North Dighton, MA 02764