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Posted on: April 8, 2021

Mosquito Bite Prevention - Fight the Bite

Practice the 5 D's!

DRESS, DEET, DAWN & DUSK, DRAIN

Mosquito-Borne Disease Fact Sheets:

For more information, please contact Central Mass. Mosquit...

Read on...

Fight the Bite! Board of Health
Posted on: July 23, 2021

COVID-19 - Personal Message from Michael Hirsh, MD, Medical Director for CMRPHA

Dear Community Members, 

Our battle against COVID-19 is not over. We had seen very encouraging results of our aggressive vaccination program in Central MA that began in early January 2021 with case numbers really diminishing over the period of tim...

Read on...

Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance-CMRPHA Board of Health
Posted on: July 23, 2021

10 Additional Positive Cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury

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Ten (10) Additional Positive Cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the Town of Shrewsbury since July 16, 2021 bringing the cumulative total to 2,987.

??Vaccine Info: All residents can book an appointment at mass.gov/COVIDVaccine or dial Mass 2-1...

Read on...

Press Release of July 23, 2021 Board of Health
Posted on: July 12, 2021

Public Health Advisory Update: Dean Park Pond - Advisory LIFTED and Gauch Park Pond - CLOSED.

PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY UPDATE - As of July 22, 2021

DEAN PARK POND - PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY HAS BEEN LIFTED

GAUCH PARK POND - PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY IS STILL IN EFFECT

Date of Record:  July 22, 2021

Dean Park Pond - The Public Health Advisory has bee...

Read on...

Board of Health
Posted on: July 22, 2021

MassWildlife Advisory - Take Down Your Birdfeeders and Birdbaths to Protect Birds

WILDLIFE ADVISORY

An unknown pathogen is sickening and killing birds in states outside of New England. In a precautionary effort to stop the spread by reducing contact at communal areas, MassWildlife has issued an advisory that residents take down birdfeed...

Read on...

WILDLIFE ADVISORY Board of Health
Posted on: July 7, 2021

Food Truck Nights (Thursdays 4:00-8:00 pm)

Shrewsbury Food Truck Night

Shrewsbury Town Hall, 100 Maple Ave, Shrewsbury 

Each week will feature mobile food trucks selling food for purchase.

July 8- August 19, 2021

Thursdays 4:00-8:00 pm

July 8- Blue Umbrella (Italian Ice), Say Cheese, and Potat...

Read on...

Food truck nights flyer summer 2021 Board of Health
Posted on: May 31, 2021

Shrewsbury Farmers Market - June 16 thru September 29, 2021

About the Market

The Shrewsbury Farmers Market is open every Wednesday from June 16, 2021 to September 29, 2021 offering fresh fruits and vegetables including specialty Asian and micro green produce. Local, grass fed, free range and antibiotic free meats i...

Read on...

Shrewsbury Farmers Market Website Board of Health
Posted on: June 30, 2021

Splash into Summer with Safety in Mind!

Splash into Summer with Safety in Mind!

School vacation is upon us! The heat can make summer a fun but potentially dangerous time. The Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance (CMRPHA) is urging parents and caretakers to remember safety tips as ...

Read on...

SPLASH INTO SUMMER BROCHURE Board of Health
Posted on: April 6, 2021

Tick Awareness

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Tick-borne disease prevention

Ticks are tiny bugs most likely found in shady, damp, brushy, wooded, or grassy areas (especially in tall grass), including your own backyard.

Different kinds of ticks feed on the blood of mammals (including people, dogs, cats,...

Read on...

CMRPHA Arbovirus Brochure Board of Health
Posted on: May 13, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccination Guidance for Ages 12+

People age 12 and older who live, work, or study in Massachusetts can get vaccinated against COVID-19 and may pre-register to be vaccinated beginning today, May 13, 2021!
People ages 12-17 can only get the Pfizer vaccine. 
People age 18 and older c...
Read on...

MASS.GOV COVID-19 VACCINE FOR AGES 12+ Board of Health
Posted on: November 24, 2020

Restricting the Sale of Tobacco Products Regulation: Effective January 4, 2021

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On November 20, 2020, the Shrewsbury Board of Health adopted a new regulation called Restricting the Sale of Tobacco Products”. This regulation will go into effect on January 4, 2021.

The regulation includes, but is not limited to, limiting where...

Read on...

Tobacco Regulations - Effective 01-04-21 Board of Health
Posted on: November 23, 2020

Board of Health: Racism is a Public Health Issue

The Board of Health acknowledges that racism is a public health issue of importance and recognizes discrimination, social and health inequities as a very visible and important public health issue. This was an agenda item at the 11-20-20 meeting.

Board of Health Statement Board of Health
Posted on: November 9, 2020

Become a Medical Reserve Corp. (MRC) Volunteer!

Medical Reserve Corps Logo - Blue Star with public Health logo on the top right-hand corner

Worcester Regional Medical Reserve Corp. (WRMRC) is looking for volunteers!

Looking for volunteers to assist with flu clinics and the potential COVID-19 vaccine. Seeking volunteers who have excellent customer service and organizational skills and the desir...

Read on...

Click REGISTER NOW Board of Health

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Posted on: July 23, 2021

10 Additional Positive Cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury

covid-19 Coronavirus

Ten (10) Additional Positive Cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the Town of Shrewsbury since July 16, 2021 bringing the cumulative total to 2,987.

??Vaccine Info: All residents can book an appointment at mass.gov/COVIDVaccine or dial Mass 2-1...

Read on...

Press Release of July 23, 2021 Board of Selectmen
Posted on: July 22, 2021

Board of Selectmen Seeking Interest for Affordable Housing Board of Trustees

The Board of Selectmen is seeking three (3) qualified individuals interested in serving on the Affordable Housing Board of Trustees. The Affordable Housing Board of Trustees, established under Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 44, Section 55(c), consists...

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Board of Selectmen
Posted on: July 22, 2021

Vacancy Notice: Zoning Board of Appeals

The Board of Selectmen is seeking one (1) qualified individual interested in serving on the Zoning Board of Appeals to fill a vacant term set to expire on March 31, 2022. 

The Zoning Board of Appeals consists of five (5) members appointed for two ...

Read on...

Board of Selectmen
Posted on: July 2, 2020

Reopening Guidelines for Town Offices

Reopening Guidelines

Issued July 2, 2020- Updated June 24, 2021

Town Hall

(including School Department & SELCO)

Town Hall has reopened to the public, without the need for an appointment, as of Tuesday, June 1, 2021. As of June 16, 2021, we do not require ...

Read on...

Board of Selectmen
Posted on: May 21, 2021

Baker-Polito Administration COVID Pre-Registration and Homebound Program Updates

Baker-Polito Administration Announces Plans to Close Preregistration System; Expand Homebound Vaccination Program

BOSTON – The Baker-Polito Administration today announced plans to close the Commonwealth’s vaccine preregistration system by the end of May. T...

Read on...

Board of Selectmen
Posted on: April 15, 2021

2020 Annual Town Report

2020 Annual Town Report

The Shrewsbury 2020 Annual Town Report is now available to view online by clicking the link below. Hard copies will be made available while supplies last during Early Voting, the Annual Town Election, and Annual Town Meeting.

Read on...

2020 Annual Town Report Board of Selectmen
Posted on: March 8, 2021

FY 2022 Fiscal Projection One

To the Honorable Board of Selectmen, Finance Committee, and the residents and taxpayers of Shrewsbury:

Attached hereto is the initial financial plan for fiscal year 2022. In accordance with Section 16 of the Shrewsbury Town Manager Act, this plan ...

Read on...

FY 2022 Fiscal Projection One Board of Selectmen
Posted on: February 11, 2021

Citizen's Guide to the Budget

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This Citizen’s Guide to the Budget has been developed as part of our continuing efforts to make the Town budget more understandable and accessible. The guide is designed to provide an overview of how the budget is deve...

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https://shrewsburyma.gov/157/Budget Board of Selectmen
Posted on: January 27, 2021

Town of Shrewsbury Business Guide

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The Town has put together an easy-to-use guide for opening a business in Shrewsbury! Take a look at the link to learn more about how to apply for the necessary licenses and permits to start your business. 

Town of Shrewsbury Business Guide (Publis...

Read on...

Board of Selectmen
Posted on: January 14, 2021

Town of Shrewsbury Obtains AAA Bond Rating, $45,690,000 General Obligation Bonds Net 1.418%

AAA Rating

 January 14, 2021

For Immediate Release

Town of Shrewsbury, MA $45,690,000 General Obligation Bonds Net 1.418%

The Board of Selectmen have announced that the Town received competitive bids from bond underwriters on Tuesday, January 12, 2021, for a $...

Read on...

Presentation for Bond Sale January 12, 2021 Board of Selectmen

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Posted on: December 7, 2020

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) – Shrewsbury, MA

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The Town of Shrewsbury is looking for community members interested in joining the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT). This is an opportunity for you to give back to your neighbors and community during both emergencies and planned events. This is par...

Read on...

Community Emergency Response Team

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Posted on: July 23, 2021

COVID-19 - Personal Message from Michael Hirsh, MD, Medical Director for CMRPHA

Dear Community Members, 

Our battle against COVID-19 is not over. We had seen very encouraging results of our aggressive vaccination program in Central MA that began in early January 2021 with case numbers really diminishing over the period of tim...

Read on...

Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance-CMRPHA Council on Aging Department
Posted on: July 12, 2021

Public Health Advisory Update: Dean Park Pond - Advisory LIFTED and Gauch Park Pond - CLOSED.

PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY UPDATE - As of July 22, 2021

DEAN PARK POND - PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY HAS BEEN LIFTED

GAUCH PARK POND - PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY IS STILL IN EFFECT

Date of Record:  July 22, 2021

Dean Park Pond - The Public Health Advisory has bee...

Read on...

Council on Aging Department
Posted on: April 8, 2021

Mosquito Bite Prevention - Fight the Bite

Practice the 5 D's!

DRESS, DEET, DAWN & DUSK, DRAIN

Mosquito-Borne Disease Fact Sheets:

For more information, please contact Central Mass. Mosquit...

Read on...

Fight the Bite! Council on Aging Department
Posted on: July 9, 2021

Volunteer Positions at Senior Center

Senior Center Building and Sign with text - Senior Center

The Senior Center is looking for volunteers to help as receptionists in the office and to help package meals for in the kitchen.

Receptionists: Receptionists assist the COA staff to run the office and take care of guests who call and visit the Center. Rece...

Read on...

Council on Aging Department
Posted on: July 1, 2021

Stay Cool at the Senior Center!

Need a break from the summer heat? Come visit us in the air-conditioned Senior Center and have a complimentary water or a popsicle.

There's something for everyone!

* Billiards * Piano * TV * Cards * Games * Exercise * Crafts * Socialize * Dine * Me...

Read on...

Council on Aging Department
Posted on: July 22, 2021

MassWildlife Advisory - Take Down Your Birdfeeders and Birdbaths to Protect Birds

WILDLIFE ADVISORY

An unknown pathogen is sickening and killing birds in states outside of New England. In a precautionary effort to stop the spread by reducing contact at communal areas, MassWildlife has issued an advisory that residents take down birdfeed...

Read on...

WILDLIFE ADVISORY Council on Aging Department
Posted on: June 30, 2021

Splash into Summer with Safety in Mind!

Splash into Summer with Safety in Mind!

School vacation is upon us! The heat can make summer a fun but potentially dangerous time. The Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance (CMRPHA) is urging parents and caretakers to remember safety tips as ...

Read on...

SPLASH INTO SUMMER BROCHURE Council on Aging Department
Posted on: May 31, 2021

Shrewsbury Farmers Market - June 16 thru September 29, 2021

About the Market

The Shrewsbury Farmers Market is open every Wednesday from June 16, 2021 to September 29, 2021 offering fresh fruits and vegetables including specialty Asian and micro green produce. Local, grass fed, free range and antibiotic free meats i...

Read on...

Shrewsbury Farmers Market Website Council on Aging Department
Posted on: June 29, 2021

Message from the Shrewsbury Mens Club

The Shrewsbury Senior Mens Club will be, once again, meeting in the Senior Center beginning on Thursday, July 8, under the leadership of newly-elected president, Bill Davis.  Meetings run from 9:30-10:30 AM in Side B of the dining room.  ...

Read on...

Council on Aging Department
Posted on: May 21, 2021

Baker-Polito Administration COVID Pre-Registration and Homebound Program Updates

Baker-Polito Administration Announces Plans to Close Preregistration System; Expand Homebound Vaccination Program

BOSTON – The Baker-Polito Administration today announced plans to close the Commonwealth’s vaccine preregistration system by the end of May. T...

Read on...

Council on Aging Department
Posted on: June 23, 2021

Van Drivers Wanted!

Senior Center Building and Sign with text - Senior Center

The Town of Shrewsbury is seeking to fill two part time (up to 17 hours/week) Van Driver positions with the Council on Aging.  Primary responsibilities include safely transporting clients to and from their destinations in the para-transit vans pr...

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Council on Aging Department
Posted on: June 16, 2021

Wednesday Farmer's Market at Shrewsbury Senior Center - No Parking in Side Lot

Senior Center Building and Sign with text - Senior Center

The Shrewsbury Farmer's Market is back at the Senior Center! Please remember if you are attending activities at the Center this afternoon or any other Wednesdays this summer, please do not park in the side lot after 12PM. No exceptions!

Thank you ...

Read on...

Council on Aging Department
Posted on: July 2, 2020

Reopening Guidelines for Town Offices

Reopening Guidelines

Issued July 2, 2020- Updated June 23, 2021

Town Hall

(including School Department & SELCO)

Town Hall has reopened to the public, without the need for an appointment, as of Tuesday, June 1, 2021. As of June 16, 2021, we do not require ...

Read on...

Council on Aging Department
Posted on: May 31, 2021

Shrewsbury Farmers Market - June 16 thru September 29, 2021

About the Market

The Shrewsbury Farmers Market is open every Wednesday from June 16, 2021 to September 29, 2021 offering fresh fruits and vegetables including specialty Asian and micro green produce. Local, grass fed, free range and antibiotic free meats i...

Read on...

Shrewsbury Farmers Market Website Council on Aging Department
Posted on: May 13, 2021

FREE Walking Vests Available at Senior Center and Police Department

Here is Let. Perna with the COA's evaporative walking vests! These vests were made possible by the Shared Winter Streets Grant that the COA had successfully applied for. The Police Department and COA will be sponsoring these vests to encourage sa...

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Council on Aging Department
Posted on: May 13, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccination Guidance for Ages 12+

People age 12 and older who live, work, or study in Massachusetts can get vaccinated against COVID-19 and may pre-register to be vaccinated beginning today, May 13, 2021!
People ages 12-17 can only get the Pfizer vaccine. 
People age 18 and older c...
Read on...

MASS.GOV COVID-19 VACCINE FOR AGES 12+ Council on Aging Department
Posted on: April 30, 2021

Walk Massachusetts Challenge Sponsored by MCOA

Lace up your sneakers - the Walk Massachusetts Challenge is back! This year features more walking options and more prizes! With five individual goals, there's a challenge for everyone - from walking 65 days to walking 692,000 steps - each tied to...

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Register Here Council on Aging Department
Posted on: April 30, 2021

Al-Hamra Academy Garden Beds

Al-Hamra Academy is offering raised garden beds to the public. They have 5 full beds which are 4x12 in a super sunny fenced in area in the fields of Al-Hamra Academy located at 435 South Street, Shrewsbury. Each full bed will be $30 and a half bed will be...

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Council on Aging Department
Posted on: April 26, 2021

Volunteers Needed for Center Re-Opening!

The Shrewsbury Council on Aging is happy to announce our grand reopening! The Center is currently planning to open for outdoor activities on May 10th and limited indoor activities on June 1st. We are looking for program/activity leaders and volun...

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Council on Aging Department
Posted on: April 13, 2021

Introducing Via WRTA: Fast, easy, affordable rides around Shrewsbury

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The WRTA has announced an affordable public transit service in Shrewsbury called Via WRTA. This service can be used by downloading the mobile app.  

How does Via WRTA work?

Think of us like a shuttle that comes when you want, where you want. &n...

Read on...

https://ridewithvia.com/wrta/ Council on Aging Department
Posted on: April 6, 2021

Tick Awareness

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Tick-borne disease prevention

Ticks are tiny bugs most likely found in shady, damp, brushy, wooded, or grassy areas (especially in tall grass), including your own backyard.

Different kinds of ticks feed on the blood of mammals (including people, dogs, cats,...

Read on...

CMRPHA Arbovirus Brochure Council on Aging Department
Posted on: March 30, 2021

Experiences to Still Enjoy in Massachusetts This Summer

Looking to get out of the house as the weather gets nicer? Discover Central Massachusetts is a great website to view events going on in our area and beyond!

From art festivals, movies, film and music, readings and talks, tours, workshops and many more! Vir...

Read on...

Discover Central Massachusetts Website Council on Aging Department

News Flash

Posted on: July 18, 2021

Maple & Main Night Road Work

This is an important message from the Department of Public Works.  MassDOT's contractor J.H. Lynch will commence the milling on Sunday 18, 2021, weather dependent, a portion of Maple Avenue and Main Street from Hascall Street to Route 20 in North...

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Department of Public Works (DPW)
Posted on: April 15, 2021

Keeping Our Community Clean On The Go - Don't Forgot to "Grab The Bag!"

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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;

- Preserve, Protect & Conserve Wildlife and Na...

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Department of Public Works (DPW)

News Flash

Posted on: June 21, 2021

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Task Force Survey

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The Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Task Force is conducting a survey to obtain a general sense within the community as to how you are feeling with regard to diversity, equity and inclusion in Shrewsbury.The survey focus is, particularly in the are...

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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Task Force

News Flash

Posted on: April 13, 2021

Introducing Via WRTA: Fast, easy, affordable rides around Shrewsbury

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The WRTA has announced an affordable public transit service in Shrewsbury called Via WRTA. This service can be used by downloading the mobile app.  

How does Via WRTA work?

Think of us like a shuttle that comes when you want, where you want. &n...

Read on...

https://ridewithvia.com/wrta/ Economic Development
Posted on: March 11, 2021

Introducing Shrewsbury’s NEW Town Center Zoning District!

Shrewsbury announces its new Town Center Zoning District! 

The Town is seeking innovative and enthusiastic developers to bring their ideas and imagination to the new Town Center District. Come be a part of our exciting new vision!

Visit th...

Read on...

Economic Development
Posted on: January 27, 2021

Town of Shrewsbury Business Guide

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The Town has put together an easy-to-use guide for opening a business in Shrewsbury! Take a look at the link to learn more about how to apply for the necessary licenses and permits to start your business. 

Town of Shrewsbury Business Guide (Publis...

Read on...

Economic Development

News Flash

Posted on: April 8, 2019

Electronic Voting Study Committee - Town Meeting Final Report

The Electronic Voting Study Committee review is complete, and their final report is ready for viewing.  Please follow the link provided to download a copy of the Committee's final report.

Link to Report Electronic Voting Study Committee

News Flash

Posted on: December 7, 2020

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) – Shrewsbury, MA

Community Emergency Response Team Logo with skyline and text - CERT

The Town of Shrewsbury is looking for community members interested in joining the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT). This is an opportunity for you to give back to your neighbors and community during both emergencies and planned events. This is par...

Read on...

Emergency Management

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Posted on: August 3, 2017

Shrewsbury Employee Intranet Newsflash

Welcome to the Shrewsbury Employee Intranet.  This area is still under construction.  Please check back often for more information.  

Employee Intranet (Employees Only)

News Flash

Posted on: June 10, 2021

Route 140 Roadwork

MassDOT will be performing interim work to prohibit left turns from entering and exiting Colonial Drive at Route 140 beginning June 18th in the evening. This work includes extending the lane separator system on Route 140 to prohibit these movements and in...

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Engineering, Planning & Conservation
Posted on: March 11, 2021

Introducing Shrewsbury’s NEW Town Center Zoning District!

Shrewsbury announces its new Town Center Zoning District! 

The Town is seeking innovative and enthusiastic developers to bring their ideas and imagination to the new Town Center District. Come be a part of our exciting new vision!

Visit th...

Read on...

Engineering, Planning & Conservation

News Flash

Posted on: March 8, 2021

FY 2022 Fiscal Projection One

To the Honorable Board of Selectmen, Finance Committee, and the residents and taxpayers of Shrewsbury:

Attached hereto is the initial financial plan for fiscal year 2022. In accordance with Section 16 of the Shrewsbury Town Manager Act, this plan ...

Read on...

FY 2022 Fiscal Projection One Finance Committee
Posted on: January 14, 2021

Town of Shrewsbury Obtains AAA Bond Rating, $45,690,000 General Obligation Bonds Net 1.418%

AAA Rating

 January 14, 2021

For Immediate Release

Town of Shrewsbury, MA $45,690,000 General Obligation Bonds Net 1.418%

The Board of Selectmen have announced that the Town received competitive bids from bond underwriters on Tuesday, January 12, 2021, for a $...

Read on...

Presentation for Bond Sale January 12, 2021 Finance Committee

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: July 23, 2021

COVID-19 - Personal Message from Michael Hirsh, MD, Medical Director for CMRPHA

Dear Community Members, 

Our battle against COVID-19 is not over. We had seen very encouraging results of our aggressive vaccination program in Central MA that began in early January 2021 with case numbers really diminishing over the period of tim...

Read on...

Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance-CMRPHA Health Department
Posted on: July 12, 2021

Public Health Advisory Update: Dean Park Pond - Advisory LIFTED and Gauch Park Pond - CLOSED.

PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY UPDATE - As of July 22, 2021

DEAN PARK POND - PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY HAS BEEN LIFTED

GAUCH PARK POND - PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY IS STILL IN EFFECT

Date of Record:  July 22, 2021

Dean Park Pond - The Public Health Advisory has bee...

Read on...

Health Department
Posted on: July 23, 2021

10 Additional Positive Cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury

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Ten (10) Additional Positive Cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the Town of Shrewsbury since July 16, 2021 bringing the cumulative total to 2,987.

??Vaccine Info: All residents can book an appointment at mass.gov/COVIDVaccine or dial Mass 2-1...

Read on...

Press Release of July 23, 2021 Health Department
Posted on: April 8, 2021

Mosquito Bite Prevention - Fight the Bite

Practice the 5 D's!

DRESS, DEET, DAWN & DUSK, DRAIN

Mosquito-Borne Disease Fact Sheets:

For more information, please contact Central Mass. Mosquit...

Read on...

Fight the Bite! Health Department
Posted on: April 6, 2021

Tick Awareness

tick-borne-diseases-708x300.jpg

Tick-borne disease prevention

Ticks are tiny bugs most likely found in shady, damp, brushy, wooded, or grassy areas (especially in tall grass), including your own backyard.

Different kinds of ticks feed on the blood of mammals (including people, dogs, cats,...

Read on...

CMRPHA Arbovirus Brochure Health Department
Posted on: July 22, 2021

MassWildlife Advisory - Take Down Your Birdfeeders and Birdbaths to Protect Birds

WILDLIFE ADVISORY

An unknown pathogen is sickening and killing birds in states outside of New England. In a precautionary effort to stop the spread by reducing contact at communal areas, MassWildlife has issued an advisory that residents take down birdfeed...

Read on...

WILDLIFE ADVISORY Health Department
Posted on: June 30, 2021

Splash into Summer with Safety in Mind!

Splash into Summer with Safety in Mind!

School vacation is upon us! The heat can make summer a fun but potentially dangerous time. The Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance (CMRPHA) is urging parents and caretakers to remember safety tips as ...

Read on...

SPLASH INTO SUMMER BROCHURE Health Department
Posted on: May 31, 2021

Shrewsbury Farmers Market - June 16 thru September 29, 2021

About the Market

The Shrewsbury Farmers Market is open every Wednesday from June 16, 2021 to September 29, 2021 offering fresh fruits and vegetables including specialty Asian and micro green produce. Local, grass fed, free range and antibiotic free meats i...

Read on...

Shrewsbury Farmers Market Website Health Department
Posted on: July 7, 2021

Food Truck Nights ( Thursdays 4:00-8:00 pm)

Shrewsbury Food Truck Night

Shrewsbury Town Hall, 100 Maple Ave, Shrewsbury 

Each week will feature mobile food trucks selling food for purchase.

July 8- August 19, 2021

Thursdays 4:00-8:00 pm

July 8- Blue Umbrella (Italian Ice), Say Cheese, and Potat...

Read on...

Food truck nights flyer summer 2021 Health Department
Posted on: November 9, 2020

Become a Medical Reserve Corp. (MRC) Volunteer!

Medical Reserve Corps Logo - Blue Star with public Health logo on the top right-hand corner

Worcester Regional Medical Reserve Corp. (WRMRC) is looking for volunteers!

Looking for volunteers to assist with flu clinics and the potential COVID-19 vaccine. Seeking volunteers who have excellent customer service and organizational skills and the desir...

Read on...

Click REGISTER NOW Health Department
Posted on: December 17, 2020

Project Bread FoodSource Hotline

Project Bread’s FoodSource Hotline (1-800-645-8333) is able to provide SNAP application assistance over the phone and help residents identify all of the allowable expenses such as housing and medical costs to ensure they receive the full amount ...

Read on...

Additional Info... Health Department
Posted on: November 23, 2020

Board of Health: Racism is a Public Health Issue

The Board of Health acknowledges that racism is a public health issue of importance and recognizes discrimination, social and health inequities as a very visible and important public health issue. This was an agenda item at the 11-20-20 meeting.

Board of Health Statement Health Department

News Flash

Posted on: July 23, 2021

Resurfacing Work to Continue

  1. Melody Lane
  2. Comstock Drive
  3. Hillside Drive
  4. Kinglet Drive
  5. Darren Drive
  6. Westwood Road
  7. Surrey Lane
  8. Churchill Road
  9. Ireta Road
  10. Thestland Drive
  11. Hillando Drive
Read on...

Highway Department
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Resurfacing and Miscellaneous Roadway Paving Project

NOTICE TO RESIDENTS

Resurfacing and Miscellaneous Roadway Work including drainage work, milling and paving will be starting approximately June 14th on the following list of streets:

Ireta Road            ...

Read on...

Highway Department
Posted on: March 28, 2019

New Permitting Fee Schedules

New fee schedules for Driveway, Trench on private property and Road Opening Permits have been in effect since January 1, 2019. Click here to see more details.

Click here for more details

Highway Department

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Posted on: July 28, 2021

Important Update from the Water & Sewer Division - Sewer System Work will Continue Tomorrow, 7/29

National Water Main Cleaning

July 28, 2021, 5:00 p.m. update: Contractor National Water Main Cleaning Company is tentatively scheduled to work on these streets tomorrow, July 29th: Reservoir Street, Prospect Street, Camelot Street, Jamie Lane, Niblick Road, Arbor Dr...

Read on...

Information about the sewer system project. Home
Posted on: April 8, 2021

Mosquito Bite Prevention - Fight the Bite

Practice the 5 D's!

DRESS, DEET, DAWN & DUSK, DRAIN

Mosquito-Borne Disease Fact Sheets:

For more information, please contact Central Mass. Mosquit...

Read on...

Fight the Bite! Home
Posted on: July 23, 2021

10 Additional Positive Cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury

covid-19 Coronavirus

Ten (10) Additional Positive Cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the Town of Shrewsbury since July 16, 2021 bringing the cumulative total to 2,987.

??Vaccine Info: All residents can book an appointment at mass.gov/COVIDVaccine or dial Mass 2-1...

Read on...

Press Release of July 23, 2021 Home
Posted on: July 23, 2021

COVID-19 - Personal Message from Michael Hirsh, MD, Medical Director for CMRPHA

Dear Community Members, 

Our battle against COVID-19 is not over. We had seen very encouraging results of our aggressive vaccination program in Central MA that began in early January 2021 with case numbers really diminishing over the period of tim...

Read on...

Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance-CMRPHA Home
Posted on: July 22, 2021

Vacancy Notice: Zoning Board of Appeals

The Board of Selectmen is seeking one (1) qualified individual interested in serving on the Zoning Board of Appeals to fill a vacant term set to expire on March 31, 2022. 

The Zoning Board of Appeals consists of five (5) members appointed for two ...

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Posted on: July 22, 2021

Board of Selectmen Seeking Interest for Affordable Housing Board of Trustees

The Board of Selectmen is seeking three (3) qualified individuals interested in serving on the Affordable Housing Board of Trustees. The Affordable Housing Board of Trustees, established under Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 44, Section 55(c), consists...

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Posted on: July 12, 2021

Public Health Advisory Update: Dean Park Pond - Advisory LIFTED and Gauch Park Pond - CLOSED.

PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY UPDATE - As of July 22, 2021

DEAN PARK POND - PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY HAS BEEN LIFTED

GAUCH PARK POND - PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY IS STILL IN EFFECT

Date of Record:  July 22, 2021

Dean Park Pond - The Public Health Advisory has bee...

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Posted on: July 22, 2021

MassWildlife Advisory - Take Down Your Birdfeeders and Birdbaths to Protect Birds

WILDLIFE ADVISORY

An unknown pathogen is sickening and killing birds in states outside of New England. In a precautionary effort to stop the spread by reducing contact at communal areas, MassWildlife has issued an advisory that residents take down birdfeed...

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WILDLIFE ADVISORY Home
Posted on: July 22, 2021

Vacancy Notice: Shrewsbury Cultural Council

The Board of Selectmen is seeking qualified individuals interested in serving on the Shrewsbury Cultural Council pursuant to General Law - Part I, Title II, Chapter 10, Section 58

The Shrewsbury Cultural Council receives funds from the Massachus...

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Posted on: July 18, 2021

Maple & Main Night Road Work

This is an important message from the Department of Public Works.  MassDOT's contractor J.H. Lynch will commence the milling on Sunday 18, 2021, weather dependent, a portion of Maple Avenue and Main Street from Hascall Street to Route 20 in North...

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Posted on: July 2, 2020

Reopening Guidelines for Town Offices

Reopening Guidelines

Issued July 2, 2020- Updated May 27, 2021

Town Hall

(including School Department & SELCO)

Town Hall will reopen to the public, without the need for an appointment, on Tuesday, June 1, 2021. Please be advised that face coverings will s...
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Posted on: April 29, 2021

Important Message from the Water and Sewer Division - Seasonal Water Use Restrictions

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Seasonal Water Use Restrictions

Whereas The Board of Selectmen has determined that a shortage of water exists and conservation measures are necessary to ensure an adequate supply of water to all water consumers, and 

Whereas The conditions set fort...

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Posted on: July 7, 2021

Food Truck Nights ( Thursdays 4:00-8:00 pm)

Shrewsbury Food Truck Night

Shrewsbury Town Hall, 100 Maple Ave, Shrewsbury 

Each week will feature mobile food trucks selling food for purchase.

July 8- August 19, 2021

Thursdays 4:00-8:00 pm

July 8- Blue Umbrella (Italian Ice), Say Cheese, and Potat...

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Posted on: May 31, 2021

Shrewsbury Farmers Market - June 16 thru September 29, 2021

About the Market

The Shrewsbury Farmers Market is open every Wednesday from June 16, 2021 to September 29, 2021 offering fresh fruits and vegetables including specialty Asian and micro green produce. Local, grass fed, free range and antibiotic free meats i...

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Shrewsbury Farmers Market Website Home
Posted on: June 30, 2021

Splash into Summer with Safety in Mind!

Splash into Summer with Safety in Mind!

School vacation is upon us! The heat can make summer a fun but potentially dangerous time. The Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance (CMRPHA) is urging parents and caretakers to remember safety tips as ...

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SPLASH INTO SUMMER BROCHURE Home
Posted on: April 6, 2021

Tick Awareness

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Tick-borne disease prevention

Ticks are tiny bugs most likely found in shady, damp, brushy, wooded, or grassy areas (especially in tall grass), including your own backyard.

Different kinds of ticks feed on the blood of mammals (including people, dogs, cats,...

Read on...

CMRPHA Arbovirus Brochure Home
Posted on: June 29, 2021

Important Message from the Water & Sewer Division - Annual Drinking Water Quality Report

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The annual drinking water quality report for calendar year 2020 is now ready and can be viewed at www.shrewsburyma.gov/depreportccr  

This document, also known as the Customer Confidence Report, contains important information about Shrewsbury’s dr...

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2020 Annual Water Quality Report Home
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Route 140 Roadwork

MassDOT will be performing interim work to prohibit left turns from entering and exiting Colonial Drive at Route 140 beginning June 18th in the evening. This work includes extending the lane separator system on Route 140 to prohibit these movements and in...

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Posted on: May 28, 2021

Important Update from the Water & Sewer Division - Water Main Work to Continue on Main Circle on 6/1

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May 28, 2021 Water Main Replacement Project Update:  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 th...

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Posted on: May 13, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccination Guidance for Ages 12+

People age 12 and older who live, work, or study in Massachusetts can get vaccinated against COVID-19 and may pre-register to be vaccinated beginning today, May 13, 2021!
People ages 12-17 can only get the Pfizer vaccine. 
People age 18 and older c...
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MASS.GOV COVID-19 VACCINE FOR AGES 12+ Home
Posted on: April 15, 2021

2020 Annual Town Report

2020 Annual Town Report

The Shrewsbury 2020 Annual Town Report is now available to view online by clicking the link below. Hard copies will be made available while supplies last during Early Voting, the Annual Town Election, and Annual Town Meeting.

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2020 Annual Town Report Home
Posted on: April 13, 2021

Introducing Via WRTA: Fast, easy, affordable rides around Shrewsbury

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The WRTA has announced an affordable public transit service in Shrewsbury called Via WRTA. This service can be used by downloading the mobile app.  

How does Via WRTA work?

Think of us like a shuttle that comes when you want, where you want. &n...

Read on...

https://ridewithvia.com/wrta/ Home
Posted on: March 11, 2021

Introducing Shrewsbury’s NEW Town Center Zoning District!

Shrewsbury announces its new Town Center Zoning District! 

The Town is seeking innovative and enthusiastic developers to bring their ideas and imagination to the new Town Center District. Come be a part of our exciting new vision!

Visit th...

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Posted on: March 8, 2021

FY 2022 Fiscal Projection One

To the Honorable Board of Selectmen, Finance Committee, and the residents and taxpayers of Shrewsbury:

Attached hereto is the initial financial plan for fiscal year 2022. In accordance with Section 16 of the Shrewsbury Town Manager Act, this plan ...

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FY 2022 Fiscal Projection One Home
Posted on: February 11, 2021

Citizen's Guide to the Budget

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This Citizen’s Guide to the Budget has been developed as part of our continuing efforts to make the Town budget more understandable and accessible. The guide is designed to provide an overview of how the budget is deve...

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Posted on: January 27, 2021

Town of Shrewsbury Business Guide

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The Town has put together an easy-to-use guide for opening a business in Shrewsbury! Take a look at the link to learn more about how to apply for the necessary licenses and permits to start your business. 

Town of Shrewsbury Business Guide (Publis...

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Posted on: December 23, 2020

Baker-Polito Administration Announces $668 Million Small Business Relief Package

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  December 23, 2020

CONTACT:  Sarah Finlaw - sarah.finlaw@state.ma.us 

Baker-Polito Administration Announces $668 Million Small Business Relief Package

Additional businesses will be awarded as soon as next wee...

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Posted on: January 14, 2021

Town of Shrewsbury Obtains AAA Bond Rating, $45,690,000 General Obligation Bonds Net 1.418%

AAA Rating

 January 14, 2021

For Immediate Release

Town of Shrewsbury, MA $45,690,000 General Obligation Bonds Net 1.418%

The Board of Selectmen have announced that the Town received competitive bids from bond underwriters on Tuesday, January 12, 2021, for a $...

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Presentation for Bond Sale January 12, 2021 Home
Posted on: December 17, 2020

Project Bread FoodSource Hotline

Project Bread’s FoodSource Hotline (1-800-645-8333) is able to provide SNAP application assistance over the phone and help residents identify all of the allowable expenses such as housing and medical costs to ensure they receive the full amount of benefit...

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Posted on: November 9, 2020

Become a Medical Reserve Corp. (MRC) Volunteer!

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Worcester Regional Medical Reserve Corp. (WRMRC) is looking for volunteers!

Looking for volunteers to assist with flu clinics and the potential COVID-19 vaccine. Seeking volunteers who have excellent customer service and organizational skills and the desir...

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Posted on: July 12, 2021

Public Health Advisory Update: Dean Park Pond - Advisory LIFTED and Gauch Park Pond - CLOSED.

PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY UPDATE - As of July 22, 2021

DEAN PARK POND - PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY HAS BEEN LIFTED

GAUCH PARK POND - PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY IS STILL IN EFFECT

Date of Record:  July 22, 2021

Dean Park Pond - The Public Health Advisory has bee...

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Lake Quinsigamond Commission

News Flash

Posted on: July 2, 2020

Reopening Guidelines for Town Offices

Reopening Guidelines

Issued July 2, 2020- Updated June 23, 2021

Town Hall

(including School Department & SELCO)

Town Hall has reopened to the public, without the need for an appointment, as of Tuesday, June 1, 2021. As of June 16, 2021, we do not require ...

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Library

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Posted on: April 8, 2021

Mosquito Bite Prevention - Fight the Bite

Practice the 5 D's!

DRESS, DEET, DAWN & DUSK, DRAIN

Mosquito-Borne Disease Fact Sheets:

For more information, please contact Central Mass. Mosquit...

Read on...

Fight the Bite! Mosquitoes and Ticks
Posted on: April 6, 2021

Tick Awareness

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Tick-borne disease prevention

Ticks are tiny bugs most likely found in shady, damp, brushy, wooded, or grassy areas (especially in tall grass), including your own backyard.

Different kinds of ticks feed on the blood of mammals (including people, dogs, cats,...

Read on...

CMRPHA Arbovirus Brochure Mosquitoes and Ticks

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Posted on: July 12, 2021

Public Health Advisory Update: Dean Park Pond - Advisory LIFTED and Gauch Park Pond - CLOSED.

PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY UPDATE - As of July 22, 2021

DEAN PARK POND - PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY HAS BEEN LIFTED

GAUCH PARK POND - PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY IS STILL IN EFFECT

Date of Record:  July 22, 2021

Dean Park Pond - The Public Health Advisory has bee...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: April 8, 2021

Mosquito Bite Prevention - Fight the Bite

Practice the 5 D's!

DRESS, DEET, DAWN & DUSK, DRAIN

Mosquito-Borne Disease Fact Sheets:

For more information, please contact Central Mass. Mosquit...

Read on...

Fight the Bite! Parks & Recreation
Posted on: July 22, 2021

MassWildlife Advisory - Take Down Your Birdfeeders and Birdbaths to Protect Birds

WILDLIFE ADVISORY

An unknown pathogen is sickening and killing birds in states outside of New England. In a precautionary effort to stop the spread by reducing contact at communal areas, MassWildlife has issued an advisory that residents take down birdfeed...

Read on...

WILDLIFE ADVISORY Parks & Recreation
Posted on: June 30, 2021

July is National Park and Recreation Month 2021

 This July, join Shrewsbury Parks & Recreation for Park and Recreation Month, as we celebrate how Shrewsbury is stronger, more vibrant and more resilient because of parks and recreation. Take part in Parks & Recreation Bingo and celebrate...

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National Park and Recreation Month Info Parks & Recreation
Posted on: June 30, 2021

Splash into Summer with Safety in Mind!

Splash into Summer with Safety in Mind!

School vacation is upon us! The heat can make summer a fun but potentially dangerous time. The Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance (CMRPHA) is urging parents and caretakers to remember safety tips as ...

Read on...

SPLASH INTO SUMMER BROCHURE Parks & Recreation
Posted on: April 6, 2021

Tick Awareness

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Tick-borne disease prevention

Ticks are tiny bugs most likely found in shady, damp, brushy, wooded, or grassy areas (especially in tall grass), including your own backyard.

Different kinds of ticks feed on the blood of mammals (including people, dogs, cats,...

Read on...

CMRPHA Arbovirus Brochure Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 31, 2021

Shrewsbury Farmers Market - June 16 thru September 29, 2021

About the Market

The Shrewsbury Farmers Market is open every Wednesday from June 16, 2021 to September 29, 2021 offering fresh fruits and vegetables including specialty Asian and micro green produce. Local, grass fed, free range and antibiotic free meats i...

Read on...

Shrewsbury Farmers Market Website Parks & Recreation
Posted on: March 30, 2021

Update on Events, Programs and Permits Summer 2021

 Town of Shrewsbury, Parks & Recreation Division, would like to announce the upcoming events, programs and permit guidelines offered this spring. Please see the attached for more information.


Update on Events, Programs and Permits Rvd. 5/18 Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 20, 2020

Pickleball Courts at Coolidge School

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The Parks & Recreation Department added lines for pickleball on the existing tennis courts at the Calvin Coolidge School (1 Florence Street) this summer. There are four courts for pickleball play. A new gate was also added for easier access from the p...

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Parks & Recreation

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Posted on: April 13, 2021

Introducing Via WRTA: Fast, easy, affordable rides around Shrewsbury

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The WRTA has announced an affordable public transit service in Shrewsbury called Via WRTA. This service can be used by downloading the mobile app.  

How does Via WRTA work?

Think of us like a shuttle that comes when you want, where you want. &n...

Read on...

https://ridewithvia.com/wrta/ Planning Board
Posted on: March 11, 2021

Introducing Shrewsbury’s NEW Town Center Zoning District!

Shrewsbury announces its new Town Center Zoning District! 

The Town is seeking innovative and enthusiastic developers to bring their ideas and imagination to the new Town Center District. Come be a part of our exciting new vision!

Visit th...

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Planning Board

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Posted on: April 8, 2021

Mosquito Bite Prevention - Fight the Bite

Practice the 5 D's!

DRESS, DEET, DAWN & DUSK, DRAIN

Mosquito-Borne Disease Fact Sheets:

For more information, please contact Central Mass. Mosquit...

Read on...

Fight the Bite! Shrewsbury Trails Committee
Posted on: April 6, 2021

Tick Awareness

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Tick-borne disease prevention

Ticks are tiny bugs most likely found in shady, damp, brushy, wooded, or grassy areas (especially in tall grass), including your own backyard.

Different kinds of ticks feed on the blood of mammals (including people, dogs, cats,...

Read on...

CMRPHA Arbovirus Brochure Shrewsbury Trails Committee

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Posted on: July 28, 2021

Important Message from DPW Solid Waste & Recycling: PAYT Trash Bags UPDATE

4PM UPDATE 07/28: This is an important message from the Town of Shrewsbury DPW. As of 1:30pm today, Wednesday, 07/28/2021, current inventory stock of Shrewsbury PAYT Trash Bags has been identified with the PAYT vendors on a store -by-store basis. ...

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Posted on: June 1, 2021

Yard Waste Drop-off for Leaves and Grass - Summer 2021

Yard Waste Drop-off for Leaves and Grass - Summer 2021

Additional Info... Solid Waste & Recycling

News Flash

Posted on: April 15, 2021

2020 Annual Town Report

2020 Annual Town Report

The Shrewsbury 2020 Annual Town Report is now available to view online by clicking the link below. Hard copies will be made available while supplies last during Early Voting, the Annual Town Election, and Annual Town Meeting.

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2020 Annual Town Report Town Clerk
Posted on: January 27, 2021

Town of Shrewsbury Business Guide

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The Town has put together an easy-to-use guide for opening a business in Shrewsbury! Take a look at the link to learn more about how to apply for the necessary licenses and permits to start your business. 

Town of Shrewsbury Business Guide (Publis...

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Town Clerk

News Flash

Posted on: March 8, 2021

FY 2022 Fiscal Projection One

To the Honorable Board of Selectmen, Finance Committee, and the residents and taxpayers of Shrewsbury:

Attached hereto is the initial financial plan for fiscal year 2022. In accordance with Section 16 of the Shrewsbury Town Manager Act, this plan ...

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FY 2022 Fiscal Projection One Town Finances
Posted on: February 11, 2021

Citizen's Guide to the Budget

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This Citizen’s Guide to the Budget has been developed as part of our continuing efforts to make the Town budget more understandable and accessible. The guide is designed to provide an overview of how the budget is deve...

Read on...

https://shrewsburyma.gov/157/Budget Town Finances
Posted on: January 14, 2021

Town of Shrewsbury Obtains AAA Bond Rating, $45,690,000 General Obligation Bonds Net 1.418%

AAA Rating

 January 14, 2021

For Immediate Release

Town of Shrewsbury, MA $45,690,000 General Obligation Bonds Net 1.418%

The Board of Selectmen have announced that the Town received competitive bids from bond underwriters on Tuesday, January 12, 2021, for a $...

Read on...

Presentation for Bond Sale January 12, 2021 Town Finances

News Flash

Posted on: July 23, 2021

10 Additional Positive Cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury

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Ten (10) Additional Positive Cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the Town of Shrewsbury since July 16, 2021 bringing the cumulative total to 2,987.

??Vaccine Info: All residents can book an appointment at mass.gov/COVIDVaccine or dial Mass 2-1...

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Press Release of July 23, 2021 Town Manager
Posted on: July 22, 2021

Board of Selectmen Seeking Interest for Affordable Housing Board of Trustees

The Board of Selectmen is seeking three (3) qualified individuals interested in serving on the Affordable Housing Board of Trustees. The Affordable Housing Board of Trustees, established under Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 44, Section 55(c), consists...

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Town Manager
Posted on: July 22, 2021

Vacancy Notice: Zoning Board of Appeals

The Board of Selectmen is seeking one (1) qualified individual interested in serving on the Zoning Board of Appeals to fill a vacant term set to expire on March 31, 2022. 

The Zoning Board of Appeals consists of five (5) members appointed for two ...

Read on...

Town Manager
Posted on: July 2, 2020

Reopening Guidelines for Town Offices

Reopening Guidelines

Issued July 2, 2020- Updated June 23, 2021

Town Hall

(including School Department & SELCO)

Town Hall has reopened to the public, without the need for an appointment, as of Tuesday, June 1, 2021. As of June 16, 2021, we do not require ...

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Town Manager
Posted on: May 21, 2021

Baker-Polito Administration COVID Pre-Registration and Homebound Program Updates

Baker-Polito Administration Announces Plans to Close Preregistration System; Expand Homebound Vaccination Program

BOSTON – The Baker-Polito Administration today announced plans to close the Commonwealth’s vaccine preregistration system by the end of May. T...

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Town Manager
Posted on: July 2, 2020

Reopening Guidelines for Town Offices

Reopening Guidelines

Issued July 2, 2020- Updated April 28, 2021

Town Hall

(including School Department & SELCO)

Town Hall will be reopening to the public on May 5, 2021 by appointment only for services that cannot be handled online or over the p...
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Town Manager
Posted on: April 15, 2021

2020 Annual Town Report

2020 Annual Town Report

The Shrewsbury 2020 Annual Town Report is now available to view online by clicking the link below. Hard copies will be made available while supplies last during Early Voting, the Annual Town Election, and Annual Town Meeting.

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2020 Annual Town Report Town Manager
Posted on: April 13, 2021

Introducing Via WRTA: Fast, easy, affordable rides around Shrewsbury

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The WRTA has announced an affordable public transit service in Shrewsbury called Via WRTA. This service can be used by downloading the mobile app.  

How does Via WRTA work?

Think of us like a shuttle that comes when you want, where you want. &n...

Read on...

https://ridewithvia.com/wrta/ Town Manager
Posted on: March 8, 2021

FY 2022 Fiscal Projection One

To the Honorable Board of Selectmen, Finance Committee, and the residents and taxpayers of Shrewsbury:

Attached hereto is the initial financial plan for fiscal year 2022. In accordance with Section 16 of the Shrewsbury Town Manager Act, this plan balances ...

Read on...

FY 2022 Fiscal Projection One Town Manager
Posted on: February 11, 2021

Citizen's Guide to the Budget

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This Citizen’s Guide to the Budget has been developed as part of our continuing efforts to make the Town budget more understandable and accessible. The guide is designed to provide an overview of how the budget is deve...

Read on...

https://shrewsburyma.gov/157/Budget Town Manager
Posted on: January 14, 2021

Town of Shrewsbury Obtains AAA Bond Rating, $45,690,000 General Obligation Bonds Net 1.418%

AAA Rating

 January 14, 2021

For Immediate Release

Town of Shrewsbury, MA $45,690,000 General Obligation Bonds Net 1.418%

The Board of Selectmen have announced that the Town received competitive bids from bond underwriters on Tuesday, January 12, 2021, for a $...

Read on...

Presentation for Bond Sale January 12, 2021 Town Manager
Posted on: July 2, 2020

Reopening Guidelines for Town Offices

Reopening Guidelines

Issued July 2, 2020

Town Hall

(including School Department & SELCO)

Town Hall will be opening to the public on Tuesday July 7, 2020 for appointment only for essential services when other methods are not suitable. Appointments can be ma...
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Town Manager
Posted on: April 1, 2020

Town of Shrewsbury Announces Price Increase to “Pay-as-You-Throw” Trash Program

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SHREWSBURY — Town Manager Kevin Mizikar reports that the Town of Shrewsbury is raising fees for its “Pay-as-You-Throw” trash removal program.

Currently, approximately 57% of the cost of the program is subsidized by municipal t...

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2020 PAYT Rate Increase Report & Details Town Manager

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Posted on: January 14, 2021

Town of Shrewsbury Obtains AAA Bond Rating, $45,690,000 General Obligation Bonds Net 1.418%

AAA Rating

 January 14, 2021

For Immediate Release

Town of Shrewsbury, MA $45,690,000 General Obligation Bonds Net 1.418%

The Board of Selectmen have announced that the Town received competitive bids from bond underwriters on Tuesday, January 12, 2021, for a $...

Read on...

Presentation for Bond Sale January 12, 2021 Treasurer's Office

News Flash

Posted on: July 28, 2021

Important Update from the Water & Sewer Division - Sewer System Work will Continue Tomorrow, 7/29

National Water Main Cleaning

July 28, 2021, 5:00 p.m. update: Contractor National Water Main Cleaning Company is tentatively scheduled to work on these streets tomorrow, July 29th: Reservoir Street, Prospect Street, Camelot Street, Jamie Lane, Niblick Road, Arbor Dr...

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Information about the sewer system project. Water & Sewer Department
Posted on: April 29, 2021

Important Message from the Water and Sewer Division - Seasonal Water Use Restrictions

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Seasonal Water Use Restrictions

Whereas The Board of Selectmen has determined that a shortage of water exists and conservation measures are necessary to ensure an adequate supply of water to all water consumers, and 

Whereas The conditions set fort...

Read on...

Water & Sewer Department
Posted on: June 29, 2021

Important Message from the Water & Sewer Division - Annual Drinking Water Quality Report

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The annual drinking water quality report for calendar year 2020 is now ready and can be viewed at www.shrewsburyma.gov/depreportccr  

This document, also known as the Customer Confidence Report, contains important information about Shrewsbury’s dr...

Read on...

2020 Annual Water Quality Report Water & Sewer Department
Posted on: May 27, 2021

Update from the Water & Sewer Division - Unidirectional Flushing Program is Finished for the Season

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Friday, May 28, 2021, 5:30 p.m. update: Hydra Tech unidirectional flushed the following streets today to complete Zone 3: Stanley Road, Browne Road, Rolfe Avenue, Fairlawn Circle, Gordon Road, ...

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Unidirectional Flushing Program Zone Map Water & Sewer Department
Posted on: May 28, 2021

Important Update from the Water & Sewer Division - Water Main Work to Continue on Main Circle on 6/1

Water pump with text Shrewsbury Water Department and Established 1905 around pump

May 28, 2021 Water Main Replacement Project Update:  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 th...

Read on...

Water & Sewer Department

News Flash

Posted on: July 22, 2021

Vacancy Notice: Zoning Board of Appeals

The Board of Selectmen is seeking one (1) qualified individual interested in serving on the Zoning Board of Appeals to fill a vacant term set to expire on March 31, 2022. 

The Zoning Board of Appeals consists of five (5) members appointed for two ...

Read on...

Zoning Board of Appeals
Posted on: January 27, 2021

Town of Shrewsbury Business Guide

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The Town has put together an easy-to-use guide for opening a business in Shrewsbury! Take a look at the link to learn more about how to apply for the necessary licenses and permits to start your business. 

Town of Shrewsbury Business Guide (Publis...

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Zoning Board of Appeals