|

Tsongas meets with Marlborough residents

By Lisa Barry, Contributing Writer

Niki Tsongas (photo/submitted)

Marlborough – U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas, 3rd District, arrived in Marlborough Feb. 19 as part of her “Congress on your Corner” program designed to allow citizens of the district an opportunity to speak with her in a personal setting.

Marlborough residents filled the lobby of the Senior Center on Main Street as they waited to take questions and concerns to the congresswoman one by one.

“One woman just came in to say hello and kind of express her concerns across the board,” Tsongas said. She noted that she fielded questions on many topics ranging from interest rates to office space.

Marlborough is one of 11 communities in the new third district after a congressional redistricting initiative was put into place in January. Tsongas said she plans to return to the city frequently.

Tsongas said she also spent a portion of her time in Marlborough meeting with local officials as well as learning about a new start-up company, Qualtre, Inc.

She also announced that there are definite plans for her to have office space in Marlborough in the near future.

“We will have a physical presence here,” she said.

Short URL: http://www.communityadvocate.com/?p=31368

Posted by on Feb 27 2013. Filed under Byline Stories, People and Places. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Leave a Reply

Please complete this math problem before clicking Submit * Time limit is exhausted. Please reload the CAPTCHA.

Recently Commented

  • Monica: Hello I,d like to enroll my 5 yr old to boys and girls scout. How can I do that, I live in Hudson.
  • Beth Bishop: Laurie and I had thought of doing the Indy show, we decided against doing the show as it is the same...
  • Paul Scott Malcolmson: This was a great article about the 50th reunion of Hudson Catholic High School. The article...
  • Linda Cavallero: I am confused by the comment by Mr Lebeaux which seems to say the board voted against Article 12 but...
  • Community Advocate Staff: Karen, There is a database that has been started at the Westborough Town Hall. You can try...