Department of Public Works

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

  1. Important Update from the Water & Sewer Division - Sewer System Work will Continue Tomorrow, 7/30

    July 29, 2021, 5:00 p.m. update: Contractor National Water Main Cleaning Company is scheduled to continue the sewer system improvement project tomorrow, July 30th. The list of streets the contractor anticipates working on is included in the full message. Read on...
  2. Maple & Main Night Road Work

    This is an important message from the Department of Public Works. Read on...
  3. Keeping Our Community Clean On The Go - Don't Forgot to "Grab The Bag!"

    Shrewsbury - Spring 2021 and warmer weather has arrived with welcome this year! Please help our Community stay clean & pollutant-free while enjoying outdoor activities. Here are some ways you can help... Read on...
  4. Important Message from the Department of Public Works_Sewer Rates

    This is an important message from Water & Sewer a division within the Shrewsbury Department of Public Works. Read on...
  5. Important Message from the Water and Sewer Division - Seasonal Water Use Restrictions

    Seasonal Water Use Restrictions are in effect beginning on May 1, 2021, and will end on September 30, 2021. Read on...
  6. Important Message from the Water & Sewer Division - Annual Drinking Water Quality Report

    The annual drinking water quality report for calendar year 2020 is now ready and can be viewed online. This document, also known as the Customer Confidence Report, contains valuable information about our drinking water. Read on...
  7. Update from the Water & Sewer Division - Unidirectional Flushing Program is Finished for the Season

    Hydra Tech completed the unidirectional flushing of Zone 3 today. This concludes the unidirectional flushing program for the spring season. We thank everyone for their patience and understanding as we perform water main flushing. Read on...
  8. Important Update from the Water & Sewer Division - Water Main Work to Continue on Main Circle on 6/1

    Contractor, Ricciardi Brothers Inc., has completed the water main replacement on Saybrook Road and will continue with Main Circle on Tuesday, June 1, 2021. They are also scheduled to replace the water main on School Street this season. Read on...
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