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What is next for MEDC?

MAIN STREET JOURNAL – Marlborough Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) held its annual meeting last month and issued its annual report that outlines various initiatives through which the organization has been working to grow the city’s economy. ... read more


MEDC launches loan fund for small businesses

WORCESTER TELEGRAM – The Marlboro Economic Development Corp. has launched a revolving loan fund program aimed at supporting local economic development. ... read more


Marlborough commercial vacancy falls to 11.9 percent

WORCESTER BUSINESS JOURNAL – Finding a commercial property in Marlborough will be more difficult in 2016, as the commercial vacancy has fallen for the fourth consecutive year to just 11.9 percent, according to the Marlborough Economic Development Corporation (MEDC). ... read more


Marlborough commercial vacancy rates down

METRO WEST DAILY NEWS – With more than a dozen companies moving to or expanding in the city in 2015, Marlborough’s commercial vacancy rate fell for the fourth consecutive year. ... read more


Taking care of business

COMMUNITY ADVOCATE – Over the past several years, the city’s leaders have made a strong effort to bring large companies to Marlborough. Now, with a new initiative and the support of four local banks, they hope to help new and existing small businesses thrive. ... read more


MEDC launches revolving loan fund to assist small businesses

METRO WEST DAILY NEWS – In hopes of continuing to strengthen the city’s economy, the Marlborough Economic Development Corporation officially launched its revolving loan fund for new and existing small businesses. ... read more


MEDC launches small business community loan fund

METRO WEST DAILY NEWS – The Marlborough Economic Development Corporation launched the Marlborough Area Community Loan Fund, a revolving loan fund program for supporting local economic development. ... read more


Shuttle connects Marlborough and Boston

WORCESTER BUSINESS JOURNAL – A new City Shuttle from Marlborough to Boston is being touted as a new economical and efficient way to get into the city by the Marlborough Economic Development Corporation (MEDC). ... read more


GE Life Sciences to hire 100 more people in 2016

BOSTON BUSINESS JOURNAL – As General Electric Co. prepares to move to relocate corporate headquarters to Massachusetts, GE Healthcare Life Sciences is finalizing its own move into new space and planning to hire over 100 new employees. ... read more


Marlborough Economic Development Corporation launches new city shuttle

METRO WEST DAILY NEWS – In an effort to raise awareness and ridership, the Marlborough Economic Development Corporation has launched a campaign to promote the new City Shuttle from Marlborough to Boston departing daily at 6:30 and 7:30 a.m. from the corner of Granger Boulevard and Newton Street in Marlborough with stops upon request at four locations in downtown Boston. ... read more