Department of Public Works

On June 26, 2018, the Shrewsbury Select Board unanimously voted to approve the creation of a Department of Public Works pursuant to Section 11 of the Town Manager Act.  The Public Works has oversight over Shrewsbury public infrastructure, including public buildings, roadways, parks and our water utility.

Snow plow pushing snow down street

Please view each of our Division pages for more information on their activities.

  1. Shrewsbury Department of Public Works 2019 Construction Projects

  2. Reconstruction of Main Street West of Town Center Resumes in April

    The project seeks to improve roadway and pedestrian safety via a consistent road width, sidewalks, and improved signalization at the Old Mill and Ireta Road intersection. Milling during the day and paving at night is expected in late April to mid May. Read on...
  1. Stormwater Regulations and Utility in Effect

    On February 19, 2019, the Board of Sewer Commissioners voted to adopt the Stormwater Management Rules & Regulations, Utility Rates, Credit Policy, and Application Review & Inspection Fee. Read on...
  2. Hearing to be Held on Fees for Federally Mandated Stormwater Regulation

    Stormwater fees are coming this summer. Read on...
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