Markey Praises Medford Mayor McGlynn for Legacy of Leadership


Washington (April 13, 2014) – Senator Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.) today praised Medford, Massachusetts Mayor Michael J. McGlynn after he announced he would not seek reelection. Senator Markey and Mayor McGlynn partnered together on countless initiatives over the course of 34 years.


“Mayor McGlynn is a legendary leader and a tireless public servant.  Whether it is building new schools, transforming polluted brownfields into Rivers Edge, or revitalizing areas like Station Landing, Mayor McGlynn is a mayor for ages.


“I am forever grateful for the time we have worked together, the projects we partnered on, and, most importantly, for his family’s lifetime of friendship. I wish Michael and his wife Sheila the very best in the next chapter of their lives.”