Marlborough was incorporated in 1660. It is approximately 22.2 square miles and as of 2010, had a population of 38,499.  It is part of Middlesex County and its form of government is City Council. Marlborough’s administration is comprised of a Mayor and City Council. For many years, Marlborough was a major center of the shoe manufacturing industry. It is located near Routes 20, 290 and 495 and the Massachusetts Turnpike, which makes it a convenient location for modern day, high tech businesses. It is also home to the New England Sports Center, a facility that boasts seven indoor ice rinks.

Town Information

Town Government website is here.

Call the mayor’s office at 508-460-3770.

Call the City Council at 508-460-3711.

City Hall is at 140 Main St.

School Information

Visit the Marlborough Public Schools here. The main office is at 17 Washington St. and the phone number is 508-460-3509.

Other Marlborough Information

Visit the Marlborough Public Library here.

Visit Marlborough Hospital here.

Visit Green Marlborough here.

Visit Marlborough Community Services here.

Contact Marlborough’s state and federal elected officials here.

Find Marlborough District Court here.

Visit the Marlborough Historical Society here.

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George B. Flood, 78, of Marlborough

July 20th, 2015


Marlborough – George B. Flood, 78, died Wednesday afternoon, July 15, 2015 after a brief period of failing health. He was the husband of Margaret “Peggy” (Powell) Flood to whom he was married for 54 years. He was born in Waltham, the son of the late George and Mary (Lelievre) Flood, and lived in Marlborough [...]

Marlborough fun run benefits local students

July 17th, 2015

Runners at the starting line of the 21st annual Wayside Run for Fun. (Photo/submitted)

Marlborough – June 17 was a perfect night for the 21st running of the Wayside Run for Fun 5K run/walk held at Wayside Racquet & Swim Club in Marlborough. More than 250 runners and walkers took part in the race and the ensuing post-race festivities which included a poolside party and BBQ with entertainment provided by [...]

Developers offer cash in lieu of affordable housing

July 17th, 2015

Marlborough – Developers of the Overlook at Lake Williams townhouse project are offering the city $450,000 in lieu of marketing nine units as affordable housing. The request made by Attorney Arthur P. Bergeron, representing developers Richard Roper and Duke Pointer of Crabtree Lake Williams, was discussed at the July 13 City Council meeting and referred to the Urban Affairs Committee for study and recommendation to the full council.

Margaret A. Lawton, 98, of Marlborough

July 16th, 2015

Marlborough – Margaret A. (Callahan) Lawton, 98, of Marlborough, died Wednesday night, July 8, 2015 after a period of declining health. She was the wife of the late T. Edward Lawton. Born in Revere, she was the daughter of the late Daniel and Margaret (Lyons) Callahan. Margaret was a home maker and was a talented [...]

Melvin E. Parmenter, 90, of Marlborough

July 16th, 2015

Marlborough – Melvin E. Parmenter, 90, died Wednesday, July 8, 2015 after a long period of failing health. He was the husband of the late Shirley (Burnap) Parmenter, who died in 2011. They were married for 65 years. He was born in Hudson, the son of the late Clarence and Ethel Parmenter, and lived in [...]

Marlborough police log, July 17 edition

July 16th, 2015

police log

Marlborough Monday, July 6 11:11 a.m. Arrested, Charles R. Davis, 56, of 79 Willow Rd., Sudbury, for trespass, larceny over $250. 11:27 a.m. Gibbons St. Suspicious activity. 2:02 p.m. Bolton St. Harassment. 3:33 p.m. Arrested, Jose M. Chaves, 57, of 10 Brentonwood Rd., Hudson, for refuse to produce license/registration/plates, OUI liquor, speeding in violation of [...]

Tips for beach safety

July 15th, 2015

Submitted by the Marlborough Board of Health Marlborough – The beaches are open and beach goers are enjoying the sand, swimming and picnicking. Just remember to pick up trash from the beach to prevent the water from being polluted. Other types of pollutants comes from run-off from lawns that have been treated with fertilizer or [...]

Marlborough school completes reading program’s first year

July 15th, 2015

Nero Montero meets for the last time this school year with his mentor Paul Edmonds of BNY Mellon. (Photo/Ed Karvoski Jr.)

Marlborough – Twenty-three first-graders at Richer Elementary School received certificates at a closing ceremony June 19 as participants with Read to a Child, a nonprofit organization that matches students and volunteer mentors. Its program is currently conducted in five states including 17 schools in Massachusetts. Richer School in Marlborough is the newest to be added as of last fall.

Mayor requests tax increment financing assistance for company expansion

July 14th, 2015

Marlborough – LFB Corporation (LFB) is planning to expand its current operation in Marlborough into a 65,000-square foot facility on Crowley Drive which will result in an approximate $50 million investment. To assist with financing of the construction of the pharmaceutical upstream commercial clarification facility, Mayor Arthur Vigeant is asking the City Council to approve LFB’s request for a Tax Increment Financing (TIF) agreement with the city.

Veterans to hold ‘Forget-Me-Not’ fundraiser

July 13th, 2015

(l to r) Mayor Arthur Vigeant, poses for a photo with Ward 2 City Councilor Robert Page and Ron Dalbec, both who are members of the Disabled American Veterans, local chapter 82 of Marlborough 

Marlborough – The Disabled American Veterans (DAV), local chapter 82 of Marlborough, will be outside of local stores in the city throughout the next few weeks collecting donations for local veterans in need as part of its annual “Forget-Me-Not” fundraiser.

The first national drive was held in 1926, as a way to raise funds for services and assistance for veterans of WWI.

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