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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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|An ode to Marlborough and the Bay State’s beautiful churn
August 21, 2014 - What’s happening now in Marlborough is nothing short of a comeback story, one that’s still being written. This week’s big news saw GE Healthcare confirm — no thanks to our esteemed friends at CBRE — that it is moving its U.S. headquarters to a 160,000-square-foot space at 200 Forest St. That’s the same 200 Forest St. where Quest Diagnostics inked a deal for a 200,000-square-foot chunk of space in 2012.…read more
|GE Healthcare to create new US headquarters in Marlborough, will create 220 jobs
August 20, 2014 - General Electric has settled on Marlborough as the home of its health care and life sciences division. The company, which ranks ninth on the Fortune 500, said its GE Healthcare Life Sciences division is making a $21-million long-term investment in a 160,000-square-foot facility which, when fully operational, will house more than 500 “highly skilled” employees and bring more than 220 jobs to the city.…read more
|Officials: Downtown parking key to economic growth
August 16, 2014 - Constructing two parking garages behind City Hall in the 1990s eased Marlborough’s parking problems. Despite a bevy of parking spaces, Tim Cummings, executive director of the MEDC, said the city is continuing to look at ways to improve parking by improving aesthetics around municipal lots to ensure downtown customers feel safe walking from their cars to their destinations.…read more
|BSX, Quest settle in at their new spaces in Marlborough
August 4, 2014 - For many years, Marlborough was best known as a one-time shoe-manufacturing center, the city that supplied footwear to the Union army during the Civil War. The cobbler shops are gone. Now the city is fast becoming New England’s center for medical, pharmaceutical and biotech businesses. Two industry giants — Boston Scientific and Quest Diagnostics — moved operations into the city this summer, bringing with them hundreds of jobs and boosting tax revenues by about $2 million.…read more
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