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Message from Arthur Vigeant, Mayor of Marlborough “Welcome to the homepage of the Marlborough Economic Development Corporation (MEDC). Since its inception, the MEDC has been a driving force in establishing our city as one of the premier communities to open and grow your business. Our mission continues to focus on working with our existing commercial tenants and supporting them as their businesses expand, whilst bringing new companies into our city…” read more
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|Council approves rezoning plans for downtown Marlborough
December 7, 2014 – The new Marlborough Village District, designed to capture the historic character of the downtown area of the city, while expanding it into a hub of community gathering places, was approved by City Councilors at the Dec. 1 meeting. It was the result of almost a year of meetings of a designated committee, city officials, local residents and business owners, culminating in a design that meets the criteria established by MAPC and MEDC, working in partnership with the city of Marlborough. …read more
|Marlborough council OKs mixed-use downtown district
December 2, 2014 – The Marlborough City Council unanimously approved a new downtown zoning district Monday night that would expand business options while encouraging a more pedestrian-friendly area. The Marlborough Village District changes zoning downtown to allow different business uses while easing parking requirements for new businesses and changing the standards for new buildings. …read more
|Boroughs Trail plan calls for 30-mile loop through 4 communities
November 20, 2014 – People in the four “‘Boroughs” hope to connect existing trails to create a 30-plus-mile biking, hiking and walking loop that officials say will improve quality of life and boost the local economy. In 2012, the Marlborough Economic Development Corporation received a grant to study the feasibility of creating the loop to encourage the exploration and enjoyment of natural resources across the four communities. …read more
|Marlborough City Council to vote on rezoning Dec. 1
November 19, 2014 – After months of discussion and public forums, the City Council is expected to vote on a downtown rezoning proposal at its next meeting in early December. Designed to spur redevelopment downtown, the proposed “Marlborough Village” zoning district would encourage mixed-use projects and calls for several new uses downtown, such as hotels, bed and breakfasts, brewpubs and music recording studios. …read moreFind more recent MEDC news articles here.