Department of Public Works

On 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.

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

  1. Message from the Shrewsbury D.P.W. Water & Sewer Division - Water Main Flushing 10/21/19

    On Mon. 10/21/19, water main flushing will be conducted in select areas from 9 A.M. until 2 P.M. Temporary discolored water and periods of reduced pressure may result in the surrounding areas. Please "Read On" for details in regards to affected streets. Read on...
  2. Message from the Shrewsbury D.P.W. Water & Sewer Division

    Beginning on THU, 10/10/19, water main replacement work will begin on Main St. by project contractor, Haluch Water Contracting, Inc., between School St. and Rt. 140. The project is expected to last until SUN. 12/15/19. Please "Read On" for details. Read on...
  3. Shrewsbury Department of Public Works 2019 Construction Projects

  4. 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...
  5. EEE Sunset schedule related to outdoor activities

  6. Basketball Registration Sept 24th

    Online registration starts Sept 24th @ 8am for grades 3rd-9th. Read on...
  7. Message from the Shrewsbury D.P.W. Water & Sewer Division - Water Main Flushing 10/21/19

    On Mon. 10/21/19, water main flushing will be conducted in select areas from 9 A.M. until 2 P.M. Temporary discolored water and periods of reduced pressure may result in the surrounding areas. Please "Read On" for details in regards to affected streets. Read on...
  8. Shrewsbury PFAS in Drinking Water Supply Notification

    In an effort to be proactive in managing and protecting the Town’s public water supply, the Water and Sewer Division conducted voluntary testing for the emerging contaminant known as PFAS. Read on...
  9. Message from the Shrewsbury D.P.W. Water & Sewer Division

    Beginning on THU, 10/10/19, water main replacement work will begin on Main St. by project contractor, Haluch Water Contracting, Inc., between School St. and Rt. 140. The project is expected to last until SUN. 12/15/19. Please "Read On" for details. Read on...
  10. Shrewsbury Department of Public Works 2019 Construction Projects

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