Advisories: Shrewsbury and the City of Worcester


Dean Park Pond - Permanent Public Health Advisory

Dean Park Permanent Public Health Advisory signage

Lake Quinsigamond - Permanent Public Health Advisory for: Worcester and Shrewsbury regarding Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS)

Public Health Advisory - PFAS Lake Quinsigamond

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CITY OF WORCESTER - Lakes and Ponds Program

Sign up to receive text message alerts whenever beaches or lakes are closed for normal operations by clicking the "Sign Up" button below. Alerts will be sent if a beach closes for a bacteria exceedance, for lake cyanobacteria blooms, or for lake treatments that require the closure of the waterbody. Lakes included in this alert system are Indian Lake, Coes Reservoir, Lake Quinsigamond and Bell Pond.