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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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|Mission: Grow the region’s economy with culture
July 20, 2014 -The Massachusetts Cultural Council in 2012 approved the Marlborough Downtown Village Cultural District in the hope to bring more people to the city’s downtown. A cultural district, according to the council, is “a walkable, compact area that is easily identifiable to visitors and residents and serves as a center of cultural, artistic and economic activity.” “It’s an ongoing process,” Tim Cummings, executive director of MEDC, said of progress with the district.…read more
|Residents in Marlborough excited by plans for downtown
July 18, 2014 – A few dozen residents and public officials turned out Thursday night to get a glimpse of what development in Marlborough might look like under a set of newly proposed zoning rules aimed at revitalizing downtown. The open-house style forum, hosted by the Marlborough Economic Development Corporation at the Masonic Hall on Newtown Street, drew downtown residents and business owners for a look at the plans and a final chance to comment on the proposal before it’s submitted to the City Council for further review.…read more
|Marlborough basking in economic turnaround
July 17, 2014 – When Fidelity Investments announced plans to sell its massive office complex in Marlborough and relocate thousands of employees, the city looked like yet another community on a downward slide after the recession. Three years later, Marlborough is on a roll, with companies ranging from cutting-edge medical device manufacturers to retail giant TJX Cos. having filled the void — and the office space — that Fidelity left behind.…read more
|Boston Scientific moves to Marlborough headquarters
July 2, 2014 – Eighteen months into a long-delayed recovery, the medical device maker Boston Scientific Corp. has posted six consecutive quarters of expanding sales. And its market value has more than doubled to $16.9 billion since the start of last year. Now it can boast a state-of-the-art corporate headquarters to boot.…read moreFind more recent MEDC news articles here.