On Thursday, February 21, 2019, at 7:05 PM, the Finance Committee began its series of budget hearings on the initial budget recommendations filed by the town manager on February 8, 2019. The Finance Committee reviewed the Public Safety budget consisting of the Police, Fire, and Emergency Management Departments; in addition to the Community Development budget comprised of the Planning & Economic Development Department, Planning Board, Building Inspector's Office, Board of Appeals and the Conservation Commission.
A video recording of February 21, 2019, Finance Committee Public Hearing is available through Shrewsbury Media connection at http://home.townisp.com/~spacmac1/SMC_Video_Player/Video_Player.html.
The budget document and the accompanying Department head documents can be viewed in the office of the Town Manager at 100 Maple Avenue or online at https://shrewsburyma.gov/157/Budget
The public is invited to attend the next two Public Hearings held on Saturday, March 2, 2019, and Saturday, March 16, 2019; and will be provided the opportunity to ask questions and to offer any written or oral comments. For more information pertaining to the Public Hearing Schedules please visit the Finance Committee's web page at