Archive for the ‘Press Releases’ Category

MEDC Showcases Downtown Redevelopment Plans

Marlborough, MASS. July 18, 2013 – Mixed-use developments, redesigned buildings, and a parking permit program are among the major proposed changes showcased at last night’s Downtown Marlborough Open House. ... read more


Commitment to Development Helps Marlborough Bounce Back

Marlborough, MASS. May 30, 2013 – Faced with the departure of some of its largest employers during the recession, Marlborough’s commercial vacancy rate has bounced back more rapidly than in most Commonwealth communities. That is no accident, says MassDevelopment CEO & President Marty Jones, who was the keynote speaker at last night’s Marlborough Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) Founders Reception. ... read more


Downtown Committee Meeting to Focus on Design Elements

Marlborough, MASS. May 21, 2013 – The committee tasked with developing a comprehensive action plan for the revitalization of Marlborough’s downtown will discuss potential design elements for the area at its public meeting on Thursday, May 22nd. ... read more


MEDC Executive Director Among MetroWest495 Biz “10 To Watch”

Marlborough, MASS. May 19, 2013 – Tim Cummings, Executive Director of the Marlborough Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) has been named among the MetroWest 495 region’s top “10 to Watch.” ... read more


Entertainment, Leisure Facilities Top Downtown Marlborough Wish List

Marlborough, MASS. April 4, 2014 – The Marlborough community would like to see more dining, leisure and entertainment options in the downtown area. This according to 100 local residents, employers and public officials, who gathered at last night’s Downtown Marlborough Public Forum to brainstorm potential plans for the city’s future. ... read more


MEDC to hold public forum on Marlborough Downtown redevelopment

Marlborough, MASS. March 18, 2014 – The Marlborough Economic Development Corporation (MEDC), in collaboration with the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC), has organized a public visioning session to collect the community’s input on the state of Marlborough’s downtown. ... read more


Developer Plans to Build Hilton Hotel in Marlborough

Marlborough, MASS. March 6, 2014 – CSM Corporation has filed an application with the City of Marlborough to build a 153-room Hilton Garden Inn hotel at Forest Park. ... read more


Marlborough makes room for Boston Marathon runners

Marlborough, MASS. February 18, 2014 – In response to the need for additional accommodation during the upcoming Boston Marathon, the City of Marlborough’s hospitality industry has designated 80 of its hotel rooms for runners and their families. ... read more


Office Vacancy Rate in Marlborough Falls to Three-Year Low

Marlborough, MASS. February 11, 2014 – Marlborough’s office vacancy rate fell by 12 percentage points year-over-year, according to leading commercial real estate intelligence provider CoStar Group’s final 2013 figures. This puts Marlborough ahead of the Route 495 area market average, where the office vacancy rate hovered at 24.5% at the end of 2013, according to Colliers International. ... read more


MEDC Plans Major Rezoning to Spur Economic Development in Marlborough

Marlborough, MASS. February 4, 2014 – The Marlborough Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) has announced plans to bring forward substantial zoning changes in the City of Marlborough, in order to spur economic growth in the Downtown area. ... read more