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Posted on: March 29, 2020

Two additional positive cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 9

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Two additional positive cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 9. Click below for the press release.

Press Release March 29, 2020 Board of Health
Posted on: March 28, 2020

One additional positive case of COVID-19 reported in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 7

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One additional positive case of COVID-19 reported in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 7. Click below for the press release.

Press Release March 28, 2020 Board of Health
Posted on: March 27, 2020

One additional positive case of COVID-19 reported in the Town of Shrewsbury

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One additional positive case of COVID-19 reported in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 6. Click below for the press release.

Press Release of March 27, 2020 Board of Health
Posted on: March 26, 2020

Two additional positive cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury

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Two additional positive cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 5. Click below for the press release. 

Press Release March 26, 2020 Board of Health
Posted on: March 24, 2020

A Closer Look at COVID-19, Allergies, and the Flu

Please visit the Allergy and Asthma Network Infographic link below to help when trying to determine whether symptoms you or a family member are experiencing are related to: COVID-19, Allergies, or the Flu.  Their graphic is intended to serve as a...

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Allergy and Asthma Network Infographic Board of Health
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Town & School Playgrounds and Courts Closed - Date of record March 20, 2020

Town & School Playgrounds Closed-Updated March 20, 2020

Town and School playgrounds and basketball /tennis courts remain CLOSED. 

Families are welcome to use fields and trails during this time, but please practice social distancing. We recommen...

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Board of Health
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Webpage for the Town of Shrewsbury

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As concerns rise over the Coronavirus (COVID-19), town officials are proactively monitoring the situation to provide Shrewsbury residents, town employees, businesses and the general public with updates on some of the measures that have been taken to date ...

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Board of Health
Posted on: March 12, 2020

Food Establishment Coronavirus Guidance

COVID-19

Please click the Food Establishment Guidance link below to view the information.

Food Establishment Guidance Board of Health
Posted on: March 3, 2020

Community Walk for Mental Health - Date TBD

Please click the Community Walk for Mental Health link below to view the flier.

Register and donate today! http://bit.ly/CWMH20 or email syfsmhwalk@gmail.com

Everyone knows someone who struggles. Walk for your "someone."

Read on...

Community Walk for Mental Health Flier Board of Health
Posted on: February 5, 2020

Tick Awareness

Tick Identification Card - images of different ticks and their names

What are Ticks and where can they be found? Ticks are tiny bugs most likely found in shady, damp, brushy, wooded, or grassy areas (especially in tall grass), including your own backyard.

Did you know? Ticks are most active during the warm...

Read on...

Additional Info... Board of Health
Posted on: February 28, 2019

Polystyrene Reduction Ban Bylaw - Effective January 1, 2020

In summary, this bylaw is to promote safe, reusable, and sustainable alternatives. It will also enhance both public and environmental health and reduce waste management issues.

Please click the Polystyrene Reduction Ban Bylaw Letter & Flier li...

Read on...

Polystyrene Reduction Ban Letter & Flier Board of Health
Posted on: February 26, 2020

Every Day is Earth Day in Shrewsbury - RAIN or SHINE - May 30, 2020

Come learn about our earth, community and home and how WE CAN take care of it. After all, there is no Planet B.

Please click the Earth Day Flier link below to view the flier.

Earth Day Flier Board of Health
Posted on: December 31, 2019

How To Help Your Teen Quit Vaping

For more information, please click the Vaping Letter to Parents link below.

Vaping Letter to Parents Board of Health
Posted on: September 11, 2019

My Life, My Quit- Teen Vaping Cessation Resource

 As the vaping epidemic continues to affect our youth, here is a teen tobacco cessation resource to share in your schools and communities.The My Life, My Quit program offers:

  • A free and confidential service for teens who want help quitting all for...
Read on...

Board of Health
Posted on: October 17, 2019

Shrewsbury PFAS in Drinking Water Supply Notification

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Important information regarding PFAS and the Town of Shrewsbury’s water supply 

Dear Water System Customer: 

In an effort to be proactive in managing and protecting the Town’s public water supply, the Water and Sewer Division recently cond...

Read on...

Board of Health
Posted on: January 14, 2020

SepticSmart Week: September 14 thru September 18, 2020

Each year, EPA holds SepticSmart Week with outreach activities to encourage homeowners and communities to care for and maintain their septic systems.

During SepticSmart Week, EPA seeks to inform homeowners on proper septic system care and maintenance, assi...

Read on...

SepticSmart 2020 Announcement Board of Health

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Posted on: March 29, 2020

Two additional positive cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 9

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Two additional positive cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 9. Click below for the press release.

Press Release March 29, 2020 Board of Selectmen
Posted on: March 28, 2020

One additional positive case of COVID-19 reported in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 7

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One additional positive case of COVID-19 reported in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 7. Click below for the press release.

Press Release March 28, 2020 Board of Selectmen
Posted on: March 27, 2020

One additional positive case of COVID-19 reported in the Town of Shrewsbury

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One additional positive case of COVID-19 reported in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 6. Click below for the press release.

Press Release of March 27, 2020 Board of Selectmen
Posted on: March 26, 2020

Two additional positive cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury

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Two additional positive cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 5. Click below for the press release. 

Press Release March 26, 2020 Board of Selectmen
Posted on: March 26, 2020

COVID-19 Report from the Town Manager - 3/24/2020


The following is a transcript of the report given to the Board of Selectmen at its meeting on March 24, 2020.

COVID-19 Report from the Town Manager - 3/24/2020 Board of Selectmen
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Board of Selectmen vote to enact a Declaration of Local State of Emergency in response to COVID-19

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On March 24, 2020, the Board of Selectmen voted to enact a Declaration of Local State of Emergency in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.As Town Manager Kevin Mizikar stated,"First and foremost, the Declaration of Emergency will acknowledge just how s...

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Declaration of Local State of Emergency_COVID19 Board of Selectmen
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Shrewsbury Town Buildings Closed to the Public until April 7, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Shrewsbury Town Buildings Closed to the Public until April 7, 2020

Shrewsbury, MA – March 23, 2020

In response to the Coronavirus, and in consideration of information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), ...

Read on...

Press Release of March 23, 2020 Board of Selectmen
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Webpage for the Town of Shrewsbury

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As concerns rise over the Coronavirus (COVID-19), town officials are proactively monitoring the situation to provide Shrewsbury residents, town employees, businesses and the general public with updates on some of the measures that have been taken to date ...

Read on...

Board of Selectmen
Posted on: February 26, 2020

Town of Shrewsbury Launches New Fiscal Transparency Center

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Shrewsbury, MA  (February 26, 2020) - The Town of Shrewsbury announced today that it has partnered with ClearGov, a leading provider of transparency, budgeting and forecasting solutions for local governments.

This new transparency center will allo...

Read on...

Board of Selectmen
Posted on: January 31, 2020

Annual Town Meeting Action Dates - May 18, 2020

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The 2020 Annual Town Meeting will be held on Monday, May 18, 2020 at Oak Middle School, 45 Oak Street. The following includes action dates relative to the Annual Town Meeting:

Tuesday, March 10, 2020: The Board of Selectmen reviews the draft Annual Town Me...

Read on...

Board of Selectmen
Posted on: October 17, 2019

Shrewsbury PFAS in Drinking Water Supply Notification

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Important information regarding PFAS and the Town of Shrewsbury’s water supply 

Dear Water System Customer: 

In an effort to be proactive in managing and protecting the Town’s public water supply, the Water and Sewer Division recently cond...

Read on...

Board of Selectmen
Posted on: June 28, 2019

NEW Solid Waste & Recycling Program to begin on MONDAY July 1, 2019

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Effective July 1, 2019, the Town of Shrewsbury and Waste Management are introducing a new Solid Waste & Recycling Program. A number of information sessions were held for this rollout which can be viewed at the links below. The top questions and answer...

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Board of Selectmen

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Webpage for the Town of Shrewsbury

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As concerns rise over the Coronavirus (COVID-19), town officials are proactively monitoring the situation to provide Shrewsbury residents, town employees, businesses and the general public with updates on some of the measures that have been taken to date ...

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Community Emergency Response Team

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Senior Center- Cancellations & Closure due to COVID-19- March 17, 2020

SPECIAL NOTICE REGARDING CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)

March 17, 2020

Shrewsbury is continuing to closely monitor the COVID-19 situation and is committed to act in the best interest of our staff and community. To help mitigate the spread of the COVID-19 virus in o...

Read on...

Council on Aging Department
Posted on: March 1, 2020

The Senior Edition - March 2020 Newsletter

Click HERE to view the March 2020 edition of "The Senior Edition". 

Council on Aging Department
Posted on: February 26, 2020

The Senior Edition- Senior Newsletter

Senior center newsletter change

The Senior Edition- The Shrewsbury Senior Center and Council on Aging have been undergoing some changes in the past few months. We appreciate your patience through the process. Due to some of these changes, starting March 1st, 2020, if you would like to c...

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Archive of Senior Newsletters Council on Aging Department

News Flash

Posted on: March 6, 2020

Nightly Road Closure of Rte 140 Bridge over I-290

The Shrewsbury Department of Public Works has been notified that the Rte 140 Bridge over Interstate 290 will be shut down starting at Monday night, March 9, 2020 for bridge work.

These shut downs will occur nightly for a minimum of 2 weeks, from 9:00 PM to...

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Department of Public Works (DPW)
Posted on: February 21, 2020

Town of Shrewsbury to Conduct Sanitary Sewer Investigations for Spring 2020

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TOWN OF SHREWSBURY TO CONDUCT SANITARY SEWER INVESTIGATIONS

     Beginning Monday, 02/24/2020, on behalf of the Town of Shrewsbury, the Town’s wastewater consultants, Weston & Sampson, will be conducting investigati...

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Weston and Sampson Spring 2020 SSI Maps Department of Public Works (DPW)

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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

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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: March 27, 2020

Town Center Zoning District Public Hearing – April 2, 2020 at 7:00 PM

**Important Notice**

Pursuant to Governor Baker’s March 12, 2020 Order Suspending Certain Provisions of the Open Meeting Law, G.L. c. 20A, S18, and the Governor’s March 15, 2020 Order imposing strict limitations on the number of people ...

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Engineering, Planning & Conservation

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Posted on: February 26, 2020

Town of Shrewsbury Launches New Fiscal Transparency Center

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Shrewsbury, MA  (February 26, 2020) - The Town of Shrewsbury announced today that it has partnered with ClearGov, a leading provider of transparency, budgeting and forecasting solutions for local governments.

This new transparency center will allo...

Read on...

Finance Committee
Posted on: February 13, 2020

Finance Committee Budget Hearings FY21

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The Finance Committee will conduct its series of budget hearings on the initial budget recommendations on Thursday February 27, 2020, Saturday February 29, 2020,  and Saturday March 7, 2020 in the Selectmen’s Meeting Room, located in th...

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Finance Committee
Posted on: January 31, 2020

Annual Town Meeting Action Dates - May 18, 2020

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The 2020 Annual Town Meeting will be held on Monday, May 18, 2020 at Oak Middle School, 45 Oak Street. The following includes action dates relative to the Annual Town Meeting:

Tuesday, March 10, 2020: The Board of Selectmen reviews the draft Annual Town Me...

Read on...

Finance Committee

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Posted on: January 28, 2020

FREE Smoke Detector Installation to Eligible Residents

Smoke Detector Installation

As part of a community risk reduction and public education initiative, the Shrewsbury Fire Department (SFD) is launching a pilot program that will provide smoke detector installations and home-safety assessments to eligible Shrewsbury residents at NO COST...

Read on...

Fire Department

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Posted on: March 29, 2020

Two additional positive cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 9

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Two additional positive cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 9. Click below for the press release.

Press Release March 29, 2020 Health Department
Posted on: March 28, 2020

One additional positive case of COVID-19 reported in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 7

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One additional positive case of COVID-19 reported in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 7. Click below for the press release.

Press Release March 28, 2020 Health Department
Posted on: March 27, 2020

One additional positive case of COVID-19 reported in the Town of Shrewsbury

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One additional positive case of COVID-19 reported in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 6. Click below for the press release.

Press Release of March 27, 2020 Health Department
Posted on: March 26, 2020

Two additional positive cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury

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Two additional positive cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 5. Click below for the press release. 

Press Release March 26, 2020 Health Department
Posted on: March 24, 2020

A Closer Look at COVID-19, Allergies, and the Flu

Please visit the Allergy and Asthma Network Infographic link below to help when trying to determine whether symptoms you or a family member are experiencing are related to: COVID-19, Allergies, or the Flu.  Their graphic is intended to serve as a...

Read on...

Allergy and Asthma Network Infographic Health Department
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Town & School Playgrounds Closed - Date of record March 16, 2020

Town & School Playgrounds Closed-Date of record March 16, 2020

Town and School playgrounds remain CLOSED. 

Families are welcome to use fields and trails during this time, but please practice social distancing. We recommend that you do not engag...

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Health Department
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Webpage for the Town of Shrewsbury

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As concerns rise over the Coronavirus (COVID-19), town officials are proactively monitoring the situation to provide Shrewsbury residents, town employees, businesses and the general public with updates on some of the measures that have been taken to date ...

Read on...

Health Department
Posted on: March 12, 2020

Food Establishment Coronavirus Guidance

COVID-19

Please click the Food Establishment Guidance link below to view the information.

Food Establishment Guidance Health Department
Posted on: March 3, 2020

Community Walk for Mental Health - Date TBD

Please click the Community Walk for Mental Health link below to view the flier.

Register and donate today! http://bit.ly/CWMH20 or email syfsmhwalk@gmail.com

Everyone knows someone who struggles. Walk for your "someone."

Read on...

Community Walk for Mental Health Flier Health Department
Posted on: February 5, 2020

Tick Awareness

Tick Identification Card - images of different ticks and their names

What are Ticks and where can they be found? Ticks are tiny bugs most likely found in shady, damp, brushy, wooded, or grassy areas (especially in tall grass), including your own backyard.

Did you know? Ticks are most active during the warm...

Read on...

Additional Info... Health Department
Posted on: February 26, 2020

Every Day is Earth Day in Shrewsbury - RAIN or SHINE - May 30, 2020

Come learn about our earth, community and home and how WE CAN take care of it. After all, there is no Planet B.

Please click the Earth Day Flier link below to view the flier.

Earth Day Flier Health Department
Posted on: February 28, 2019

Polystyrene Reduction Ban Bylaw - Effective January 1, 2020

In summary, this bylaw is to promote safe, reusable, and sustainable alternatives. It will also enhance both public and environmental health and reduce waste management issues.

Please click the Polystyrene Reduction Ban Bylaw Letter & Flier li...

Read on...

Polystyrene Reduction Ban Letter & Flier Health Department
Posted on: December 31, 2019

How To Help Your Teen Quit Vaping

For more information, please click the Vaping Letter to Parents link below.

Vaping Letter to Parents Health Department
Posted on: September 11, 2019

My Life, My Quit- Teen Vaping Cessation Resource

 As the vaping epidemic continues to affect our youth, here is a teen tobacco cessation resource to share in your schools and communities.The My Life, My Quit program offers:

  • A free and confidential service for teens who want help quitting all for...
Read on...

Health Department
Posted on: January 14, 2020

SepticSmart Week: September 14 thru September 18, 2020

Each year, EPA holds SepticSmart Week with outreach activities to encourage homeowners and communities to care for and maintain their septic systems.

During SepticSmart Week, EPA seeks to inform homeowners on proper septic system care and maintenance, assi...

Read on...

SepticSmart 2020 Announcement Health Department

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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

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Posted on: March 29, 2020

Two additional positive cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 9

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Two additional positive cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 9. Click below for the press release.

Press Release March 29, 2020 Home
Posted on: March 28, 2020

One additional positive case of COVID-19 reported in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 7

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One additional positive case of COVID-19 reported in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 7. Click below for the press release.

Press Release March 28, 2020 Home
Posted on: March 27, 2020

One additional positive case of COVID-19 reported in the Town of Shrewsbury

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One additional positive case of COVID-19 reported in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 6. Click below for the press release.

Press Release of March 27, 2020 Home
Posted on: March 27, 2020

Make payments online through UNIPAY.

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Due to the COVID-19 State of Emergency, Town Hall is closed to the public and Town offices are working with reduced staffing levels.  To assist all of our community’s clients we are encouraging individuals to make payments online throug...

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Home
Posted on: March 27, 2020

Town Center Zoning District Public Hearing – April 2, 2020 at 7:00 PM

**Important Notice**

Pursuant to Governor Baker’s March 12, 2020 Order Suspending Certain Provisions of the Open Meeting Law, G.L. c. 20A, S18, and the Governor’s March 15, 2020 Order imposing strict limitations on the number of people ...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: March 26, 2020

Two additional positive cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury

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Two additional positive cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 5. Click below for the press release. 

Press Release March 26, 2020 Home
Posted on: March 26, 2020

COVID-19 Report from the Town Manager - 3/24/2020


The following is a transcript of the report given to the Board of Selectmen at its meeting on March 24, 2020.

COVID-19 Report from the Town Manager - 3/24/2020 Home
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Board of Selectmen vote to enact a Declaration of Local State of Emergency in response to COVID-19

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On March 24, 2020, the Board of Selectmen voted to enact a Declaration of Local State of Emergency in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.As Town Manager Kevin Mizikar stated,"First and foremost, the Declaration of Emergency will acknowledge just how s...

Read on...

Declaration of Local State of Emergency_COVID19 Home
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Shrewsbury Town Buildings Closed to the Public until April 7, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Shrewsbury Town Buildings Closed to the Public until April 7, 2020

Shrewsbury, MA – March 23, 2020

In response to the Coronavirus, and in consideration of information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), ...

Read on...

Press Release of March 23, 2020 Home
Posted on: March 24, 2020

A Closer Look at COVID-19, Allergies, and the Flu

Please visit the Allergy and Asthma Network Infographic link below to help when trying to determine whether symptoms you or a family member are experiencing are related to: COVID-19, Allergies, or the Flu.  Their graphic is intended to serve as a...

Read on...

Allergy and Asthma Network Infographic Home
Posted on: March 19, 2020

Solid Waste & Recycling Update_COVID-19

Effective March 18, 2020: Waste Management is temporarily closing its residential call center in response to COVID-19.  

This change will not impact regular trash and recycling collection. 

During this time, please contact the Shrewsbury D...

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Home
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Webpage for the Town of Shrewsbury

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As concerns rise over the Coronavirus (COVID-19), town officials are proactively monitoring the situation to provide Shrewsbury residents, town employees, businesses and the general public with updates on some of the measures that have been taken to date ...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Senior Center- Cancellations & Closure due to COVID-19- March 17, 2020

SPECIAL NOTICE REGARDING CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)

March 17, 2020

Shrewsbury is continuing to closely monitor the COVID-19 situation and is committed to act in the best interest of our staff and community. To help mitigate the spread of the COVID-19 virus in o...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: January 15, 2020

Yard Waste Collection - April 20 thru April 24, 2020

yard waste

Yard waste must be in the paper lawn & leaf bags.

Bags must not be over-weighted and must be able to close.

Small bundled branches will also be collected if they are no larger than 3" in diameter, cut into four foot lengths, and securely tied into ...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: March 6, 2020

Nightly Road Closure of Rte 140 Bridge over I-290

The Shrewsbury Department of Public Works has been notified that the Rte 140 Bridge over Interstate 290 will be shut down starting at Monday night, March 9, 2020 for bridge work.

These shut downs will occur nightly for a minimum of 2 weeks, from 9:00 PM to...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: February 20, 2020

Spring Program Registration- Parks & Recreation

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Online Registration for Shrewsbury Parks & Recreation Programs is now OPEN! Programs available for children and adults!

Some of the program offerings include:

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Additional Info... Home
Posted on: February 26, 2020

Town of Shrewsbury Launches New Fiscal Transparency Center

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Shrewsbury, MA  (February 26, 2020) - The Town of Shrewsbury announced today that it has partnered with ClearGov, a leading provider of transparency, budgeting and forecasting solutions for local governments.

This new transparency center will allo...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: February 26, 2020

The Senior Edition- Senior Newsletter

Senior center newsletter change

The Senior Edition- The Shrewsbury Senior Center and Council on Aging have been undergoing some changes in the past few months. We appreciate your patience through the process. Due to some of these changes, starting March 1st, 2020, if you would like to c...

Read on...

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Posted on: February 13, 2020

Finance Committee Budget Hearings FY21

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The Finance Committee will conduct its series of budget hearings on the initial budget recommendations on Thursday February 27, 2020, Saturday February 29, 2020,  and Saturday March 7, 2020 in the Selectmen’s Meeting Room, located in th...

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Home
Posted on: March 3, 2020

Community Walk for Mental Health - Date TBD

Please click the Community Walk for Mental Health link below to view the flier.

Register and donate today! http://bit.ly/CWMH20 or email syfsmhwalk@gmail.com

Everyone knows someone who struggles. Walk for your "someone."

Read on...

Community Walk for Mental Health Flier Home
Posted on: January 31, 2020

Annual Town Meeting Action Dates - May 18, 2020

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The 2020 Annual Town Meeting will be held on Monday, May 18, 2020 at Oak Middle School, 45 Oak Street. The following includes action dates relative to the Annual Town Meeting:

Tuesday, March 10, 2020: The Board of Selectmen reviews the draft Annual Town Me...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: January 28, 2020

FREE Smoke Detector Installation to Eligible Residents

Smoke Detector Installation

As part of a community risk reduction and public education initiative, the Shrewsbury Fire Department (SFD) is launching a pilot program that will provide smoke detector installations and home-safety assessments to eligible Shrewsbury residents at NO COST...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: February 5, 2020

Tick Awareness

Tick Identification Card - images of different ticks and their names

What are Ticks and where can they be found? Ticks are tiny bugs most likely found in shady, damp, brushy, wooded, or grassy areas (especially in tall grass), including your own backyard.

Did you know? Ticks are most active during the warm...

Read on...

Additional Info... Home
Posted on: January 15, 2020

Yard Waste Collection - May 4 thru May 8, 2020

yard waste

Yard waste must be in the paper lawn & leaf bags.

Bags must not be over-weighted and must be able to close.

Small bundled branches will also be collected if they are no larger than 3" in diameter, cut into four foot lengths, and securely tied into ...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: January 15, 2020

Yard Waste Collection - May 18 thru May 22, 2020

yard waste

Yard waste must be in the paper lawn & leaf bags.

Bags must not be over-weighted and must be able to close.

Small bundled branches will also be collected if they are no larger than 3" in diameter, cut into four foot lengths, and securely tied into ...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: February 26, 2020

Every Day is Earth Day in Shrewsbury - RAIN or SHINE - May 30, 2020

Come learn about our earth, community and home and how WE CAN take care of it. After all, there is no Planet B.

Please click the Earth Day Flier link below to view the flier.

Earth Day Flier Home
Posted on: January 15, 2020

Rubbish & Recycling Delay - May 25 thru May 30, 2020

If your normal collection day is Monday, it will now be picked up on Tuesday, May 26

If your normal collection day is Tuesday, it will now be picked up on Wednesday, May 27

If your normal collection day is Wednesday, it will now be picked up on Thursday, Ma...

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Home
Posted on: October 17, 2019

Shrewsbury PFAS in Drinking Water Supply Notification

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Important information regarding PFAS and the Town of Shrewsbury’s water supply 

Dear Water System Customer: 

In an effort to be proactive in managing and protecting the Town’s public water supply, the Water and Sewer Division recently cond...

Read on...

Home

News Flash

Posted on: February 28, 2020

Notification of Refilling - Lake Quinsigamond / Flint Pond

The Lake Quinsigamond Commission will raise the water level, or refill, Lake Quinsigamond and Flint Pond located in Grafton, Shrewsbury and Worcester on or about March 2, 2020. The Irish Dam in Grafton will be raised over the next few weeks until the wate...

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Lake Quinsigamond Commission

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Posted on: February 5, 2020

Tick Awareness

Tick Identification Card - images of different ticks and their names

What are Ticks and where can they be found? Ticks are tiny bugs most likely found in shady, damp, brushy, wooded, or grassy areas (especially in tall grass), including your own backyard.

Did you know? Ticks are most active during the warm...

Read on...

Additional Info... Mosquitoes and Ticks

News Flash

Posted on: March 27, 2020

Governor's orders regarding assemblages of more than 10 people

Please review guidance from the Mass Department of Public Health regarding the Governor’s order of assemblages of 10 or more people due to coronavirus.

Please review with your funeral director when planning a burial.

Issued March 23 2020

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Additional Info... Mountain View Cemetery
Posted on: March 20, 2020

TOWN OF SHREWSBURY MOUNTAIN VIEW CEMETERY WINTER DECORATIONS REMOVAL

Cemetery Dept. requests that all winter decorations/wreaths be removed from cemetery lots at Mountain View Cemetery by April 1st in order to facilitate the spring clean-up. Any decorations left after this time will be removed and disposed of by the cemete...

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Mountain View Cemetery

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Using Parks and Open Space While Maintaining Social Distancing

During this time please practice social distancing while using the Town’s parks and open space. 

In Shrewsbury all town & school playgrounds, basketball courts and tennis courts are closed. Please use the parks for passive recreation...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Town & School Playgrounds and Courts Closed-Date of record March 20, 2020

Town & School Playgrounds and Courts Closed-Updated on March 20, 2020

Playgrounds, tennis courts and basketball courts are closed at all parks and schools out of concerns for coronavirus until further notice.

Residents can use the parks for passive recr...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: March 13, 2020

Program Cancellations due to Coronavirus- Date of Record March 13, 2020

As concerns rise over the Coronavirus (COVID - 19) we are cancelling/postponing the spring recreation programs until further notice.

We will be working on rescheduling or extending as many programs as possible when we know we can start back up.

We will be i...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: November 5, 2019

Dean Park Outdoor restrooms closed for winter

The outdoor restroom facilities at Dean Park are closed for the winter due to overnight  freezing temperatures. They will be back on when the warmer weather returns in the spring.


Parks & Recreation

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Town Center Zoning District Public Hearing – April 2, 2020 at 7:00 PM

**Important Notice**

Pursuant to Governor Baker’s March 12, 2020 Order Suspending Certain Provisions of the Open Meeting Law, G.L. c. 20A, S18, and the Governor’s March 15, 2020 Order imposing strict limitations on the number of people ...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

Solid Waste and Recycling Tips

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Please remember to place used tissues, paper napkins and paper towels in the TRASH and NOT the RECYCLING.  As an alternative, you can compost paper napkins and paper towels.

For more information on recycling please visit http...

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Solid Waste & Recycling
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Simple Recycling collections are temporarily suspended in Massachusetts

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Due to the State of Massachusettes  Executive Order, effective March 24th, please be advised that  ALL Simple Recycling  collection (pink bag) operations in the state are temporarily suspended.  This will remain in effe...

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Solid Waste & Recycling
Posted on: March 19, 2020

Solid Waste & Recycling Update_COVID-19

Effective March 18, 2020: Waste Management is temporarily closing its residential call center in response to COVID-19.  

This change will not impact regular trash and recycling collection. 

During this time, please contact the Shrewsbury D...

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Solid Waste & Recycling
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Webpage for the Town of Shrewsbury

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As concerns rise over the Coronavirus (COVID-19), town officials are proactively monitoring the situation to provide Shrewsbury residents, town employees, businesses and the general public with updates on some of the measures that have been taken to date ...

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Solid Waste & Recycling
Posted on: January 15, 2020

Yard Waste Collection - April 20 thru April 24, 2020

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Yard waste must be in the paper lawn & leaf bags.

Bags must not be over-weighted and must be able to close.

Small bundled branches will also be collected if they are no larger than 3" in diameter, cut into four foot lengths, and securely tied into ...

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Solid Waste & Recycling
Posted on: January 15, 2020

Yard Waste Collection - May 4 thru May 8, 2020

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Yard waste must be in the paper lawn & leaf bags.

Bags must not be over-weighted and must be able to close.

Small bundled branches will also be collected if they are no larger than 3" in diameter, cut into four foot lengths, and securely tied into ...

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Solid Waste & Recycling
Posted on: January 15, 2020

Yard Waste Collection - May 18 thru May 22, 2020

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Yard waste must be in the paper lawn & leaf bags.

Bags must not be over-weighted and must be able to close.

Small bundled branches will also be collected if they are no larger than 3" in diameter, cut into four foot lengths, and securely tied into ...

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Solid Waste & Recycling
Posted on: January 15, 2020

Rubbish & Recycling Delay - May 25 thru May 30, 2020

If your normal collection day is Monday, it will now be picked up on Tuesday, May 26

If your normal collection day is Tuesday, it will now be picked up on Wednesday, May 27

If your normal collection day is Wednesday, it will now be picked up on Thursday, Ma...

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Solid Waste & Recycling

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Posted on: January 31, 2020

Annual Town Meeting Action Dates - May 18, 2020

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The 2020 Annual Town Meeting will be held on Monday, May 18, 2020 at Oak Middle School, 45 Oak Street. The following includes action dates relative to the Annual Town Meeting:

Tuesday, March 10, 2020: The Board of Selectmen reviews the draft Annual Town Me...

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Town Clerk

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Posted on: February 26, 2020

Town of Shrewsbury Launches New Fiscal Transparency Center

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Shrewsbury, MA  (February 26, 2020) - The Town of Shrewsbury announced today that it has partnered with ClearGov, a leading provider of transparency, budgeting and forecasting solutions for local governments.

This new transparency center will allo...

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Town Finances

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Posted on: March 29, 2020

Two additional positive cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 9

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Two additional positive cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 9. Click below for the press release.

Press Release March 29, 2020 Town Manager
Posted on: March 28, 2020

One additional positive case of COVID-19 reported in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 7

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One additional positive case of COVID-19 reported in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 7. Click below for the press release.

Press Release March 28, 2020 Town Manager
Posted on: March 27, 2020

One additional positive case of COVID-19 reported in the Town of Shrewsbury

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One additional positive case of COVID-19 reported in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 6. Click below for the press release.

Press Release of March 27, 2020 Town Manager
Posted on: March 26, 2020

Two additional positive cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury

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Two additional positive cases of COVID-19 in the Town of Shrewsbury bringing the total to 5. Click below for the press release. 

Press Release March 26, 2020 Town Manager
Posted on: March 26, 2020

COVID-19 Report from the Town Manager - 3/24/2020


The following is a transcript of the report given to the Board of Selectmen at its meeting on March 24, 2020.

COVID-19 Report from the Town Manager - 3/24/2020 Town Manager
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Board of Selectmen vote to enact a Declaration of Local State of Emergency in response to COVID-19

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On March 24, 2020, the Board of Selectmen voted to enact a Declaration of Local State of Emergency in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.As Town Manager Kevin Mizikar stated,"First and foremost, the Declaration of Emergency will acknowledge just how s...

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Declaration of Local State of Emergency_COVID19 Town Manager
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Shrewsbury Town Buildings Closed to the Public until April 7, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Shrewsbury Town Buildings Closed to the Public until April 7, 2020

Shrewsbury, MA – March 23, 2020

In response to the Coronavirus, and in consideration of information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), ...

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Press Release of March 23, 2020 Town Manager
Posted on: March 19, 2020

Shrewsbury Town Buildings Closed to the Public until March 27, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEShrewsbury Town Buildings Closed to the Public until March 27, 2020

Shrewsbury, MA – March 19, 2020

In response to the Coronavirus, and in consideration of information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC),...

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Press Release March 19, 2020 Town Manager
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Webpage for the Town of Shrewsbury

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As concerns rise over the Coronavirus (COVID-19), town officials are proactively monitoring the situation to provide Shrewsbury residents, town employees, businesses and the general public with updates on some of the measures that have been taken to date ...

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Town Manager
Posted on: February 26, 2020

Town of Shrewsbury Launches New Fiscal Transparency Center

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Shrewsbury, MA  (February 26, 2020) - The Town of Shrewsbury announced today that it has partnered with ClearGov, a leading provider of transparency, budgeting and forecasting solutions for local governments.

This new transparency center will allo...

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Town Manager
Posted on: February 13, 2020

Finance Committee Budget Hearings FY21

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The Finance Committee will conduct its series of budget hearings on the initial budget recommendations on Thursday February 27, 2020, Saturday February 29, 2020,  and Saturday March 7, 2020 in the Selectmen’s Meeting Room, located in th...

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Posted on: January 31, 2020

Annual Town Meeting Action Dates - May 18, 2020

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The 2020 Annual Town Meeting will be held on Monday, May 18, 2020 at Oak Middle School, 45 Oak Street. The following includes action dates relative to the Annual Town Meeting:

Tuesday, March 10, 2020: The Board of Selectmen reviews the draft Annual Town Me...

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Town Manager
Posted on: October 17, 2019

Shrewsbury PFAS in Drinking Water Supply Notification

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Important information regarding PFAS and the Town of Shrewsbury’s water supply 

Dear Water System Customer: 

In an effort to be proactive in managing and protecting the Town’s public water supply, the Water and Sewer Division recently cond...

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Town Manager
Posted on: June 28, 2019

NEW Solid Waste & Recycling Program to begin on MONDAY July 1, 2019

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Effective July 1, 2019, the Town of Shrewsbury and Waste Management are introducing a new Solid Waste & Recycling Program. A number of information sessions were held for this rollout which can be viewed at the links below. The top questions and answer...

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Town Manager

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Make payments online through UNIPAY.

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Due to the COVID-19 State of Emergency, Town Hall is closed to the public and Town offices are working with reduced staffing levels.  To assist all of our community’s clients we are encouraging individuals to make payments online throug...

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Treasurer's Office

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Posted on: February 21, 2020

Update from the Water and Division - Ongoing Sanitary Sewer Investigations will Include Night Work

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TOWN OF SHREWSBURY TO CONDUCT SANITARY SEWER INVESTIGATIONS

March 10th update: the Town’s wastewater consultants, Weston & Sampson, along with contractor National Water Main Cleaning, will be continuing investigations of the sanitary sewer sy...

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Weston and Sampson Spring 2020 SSI Maps Water & Sewer Department
Posted on: October 17, 2019

Shrewsbury PFAS in Drinking Water Supply Notification

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Important information regarding PFAS and the Town of Shrewsbury’s water supply

Dear Water System Customer: 

In an effort to be proactive in managing and protecting the Town’s public water supply, the Water and Sewer Division re...

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Water & Sewer Department

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