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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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|Group to begin marketing new uses for downtown Marlborough
February 13, 2015 – With the City Council recently signing off on a downtown rezoning proposal aimed at spurring redevelopment in the city center, the Marlborough Economic Development Corporation will begin actively marketing the area next month. In hopes of kick starting redevelopment and showcasing downtown Marlborough, MEDC officials will lead more than 50 prospective developers on a tour of the city center and detail the new accepted uses during a luncheon March 9. …read more
|GE Healthcare to employ 500 in Marlborough
February 11, 2015 – GE Healthcare, which last summer unveiled plans to establish a US life sciences base in Massachusetts, has hired nearly 100 more employees and is stepping up its expansion at a former Hewlett-Packard Co. site being renovated in Marlborough. n all, the company expects to have about 500 employees working in the new $250 million Marlborough Hills development off Interstate 495 within the next three years. The hiring spree is one of the largest of any life sciences company in the state. …read more
|Vigeant highlights business growth in State of the City
February 10, 2015 – During his annual State of the City address Monday, Mayor Arthur Vigeant lauded the work city officials have done over the past year to bring businesses here and improve the city’s parks. In 2014, 20 companies, including SanDisk and GE Healthcare Life Sciences, moved to the city or expanded, trimming the overall commercial vacancy rate from 17 percent in 2013 to 14 percent. The city’s office vacancy rates also dropped from 24 percent in 2013 to 18 percent in 2014. …read more
|GE on track to open new Marlborough HQ by summer
February 6, 2015 – Six months after GE Healthcare Life Sciences announced it will move its U.S. headquarters from New Jersey to Marlborough, the biotech giant is on track to launch its operations in the city this summer. Erin Bryant, public relations leader for the company, said officials are finalizing floor plans for the office space at the new Marlborough headquarters, located at the former Hewlett Packard campus on Forest Street, and plan to open that space sometime in June or July. …read more
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