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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Property development sites proposed by mayor

August 25th, 2015

Marlborough-Mayor Arthur Vigeant would like to expand the number of properties designated for economic development under the provisions of Chapter 43D, a little-known state law that provides grants and incentives for these properties. At the Aug. 24 City Council meeting he asked Councilors to approve the designation of four parcels of land to the list of applicable properties – 15, 17, and 25 East Main St. and 15 Sawin St. The proposal was referred to the Urban Affairs Committee for study.

Sister Claire Ferland, 92, of Marlborough

August 25th, 2015


Marlborough – Sister Claire Ferland, a Sister of St. Anne, died in her 92nd year and in her 21st year of vowed religious life at Marie Esther Health Center in Marlborough Friday, Aug. 21, 2015. She was the second of five children born to Omer and Lumina (Plante) Ferland, formerly of Central Falls, R.I. Following [...]

Wayne Stanley named Marlborough Veteran of the Year

August 24th, 2015

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Marlborough – The Marlborough Veteran of the Year 2015 is Veterans Council President Wayne Stanley, commander of the Salvatore Padula Chapter 82 of the Disabled American Veterans and a USAF retired veteran of the Gulf War. Mayor Arthur Vigeant presented the award to Stanley Aug. 16 at the Department of Fish and Game, describing him [...]

Wellness Committee offers healthy choices for city residents

August 22nd, 2015

The gurus of wellness in Marlborough (l to r) Darren McLaughlin, Julie Dalbec and Martin Lewins visit City Hall for an informal meeting recently to discuss one of the many projects they share to help city residents.

Marlborough – For the past several years, the focus on wellness in Marlborough has grown and broadened for residents of all ages, due largely to the dedicated effort of Martin Levins, Julie Dalbec and Darren McLaughlin who have a common interest – to be healthy and enjoy life.

Marlborough trust announces third year of grant offerings

August 22nd, 2015

Marlborough – The Marlborough Brigham Family Trust announced the start of its third year of grant-making to benefit the greater Marlborough community. For the 2015 grant year, the trust is offering a total of $40,000 in grants to qualifying nonprofits. Marlborough nonprofits seeking financial support for programs and activities that directly benefit the Marlborough community [...]

Marlborough High School awarded Financial Education Innovation Fund grant

August 22nd, 2015

Marlborough – State Treasurer Deborah B. Goldberg announced that Marlborough High School is among the 2015 recipients of the Financial Education Innovation Fund, an initiative that will provide grants to expand financial literacy fairs in high schools across the commonwealth. The grants are funded from the Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation through its [...]

Candlelight vigil to be held for International Overdose Awareness Day

August 22nd, 2015


Marlborough – In memory of those who have lost their battle with addiction, over 1,000 purple flags will be placed on the front lawn of the Walker Building later this month. The public is then invited to an International Overdose Awareness Day candlelight vigil that will be held there Monday, Aug. 31 at 7:30 p.m. [...]

Historical notable contributors to the development of Marlborough

August 22nd, 2015

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Marlborough – This is the second in the series of articles on the notable citizens of Marlborough that contributed to the foundation and growth of the community. Each one of the following people made such remarkable contributions, that their work continues as reflection of the city today.

Aurea E. Santiago, 88, of Marlborough

August 20th, 2015

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Marlborough – Aurea E. Santiago, 88, of Marlborough, died Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015 at Marlborough Hospital after a short illness. She was the wife of Juan A. Vazquez for the past 60 years. She was born in Yauco, Puerto Rico, the daughter of the late Jose Santiago and Maria Feliciano, and graduated from high school [...]

Susan I. Blaisdell, 46, of Millbury

August 20th, 2015

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Millbury – Susan I. “Sue” (Schofield) Blaisdell, 46, died Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015 in UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester after an eight month battle with stage IV colon cancer. She leaves her husband, Daniel D. Blaisdell; three children, Alfred “A.J.” (24), Danielle (21), and Nicholas Blaisdell (19); her parents, Brian and Sally (Taylor) Schofield [...]

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