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Posted on: October 11, 2019

[ARCHIVED] Route Adjustments - D.P.W. Solid Waste Update

     Beginning the week of Monday, October 21, 2019, the Town is transferring some areas for trash and recycle collection to a different collection day. Though collections have improved over the past two months, Thursday collections are easily impacted by unplanned events. To alleviate the load on the Thursday route, the Town is transferring some areas to a different collection day. These changes will be effective the week of October 21 through October 25, 2019. For more information, please visit our Solid Waste Informational Page by following the provided link: https://www.shrewsburyma.gov/843/Route-changes-Effective-October-21st

For the updated street listings of the effected routes which are changing, please refer to the attached document titled; "10-21-19 Route Changes".

     Effected Streets Include: Gulf Street, Greenbriar Drive, Ivy Path, Ridge Road, Cypress Avenue, Redwood Lane, Bannister Street, Hampshire Road, Slocum Meadow Lane, Wheelock Street, Boylston Circle, Stone Meadow Lane, 97 to 265 Boston Tpke (Odd numbers only), Sherwood Avenue, Fiske Street, St. James Road, Taft Road, Chase Terrace, Monroe Street (numbers 8 to 18), Stoneybrook Lane, Woodchuck Hill Road, Weagle Farm Road, Argila Lane, Horseneck Road, Flint Meadow Lane, Melody Lane, Lamplighter Drive, Comstock Drive, Thorning Drive, Seton Drive, Brentwood Drive, Memorial Drive, Hyde Farms Road, Stoney Hill Road, Deer Run Drive, Thistle Hill Drive, Quail Hollow Drive, Centech Boulevard, Cherry Hill Road, 370 to 570 Hartford Turnpike, Nightingale Drive, Pheasant Hill Drive, Spring Meadow Drive, Park Grove Lane, Fieldstone Drive, Almondwood Circle, Greenleaf Farm Circle, Meadowbrook Circle & Spring Street (from Holman Street to Main Street). 

     Please see the following informational map showing highlighted areas of the effected route changes here; https://www.shrewsburyma.gov/DocumentCenter/View/6461/PAY-T-Map-Changes-Effective-October-21-2019 

      A full presentation on the PAY-T, (Pay As You Throw), Route Changes, please visit; https://www.shrewsburyma.gov/DocumentCenter/View/5758/PAY-T-Route-Adjustment_BoS_September-24-2019_Monroe 

     Notifications will be hand delivered to the affected households. Reminders will be sent out as CodeRed alerts, as well as posted on Social Media and our website. If you have not signed-up for CodeRed or the Town's Website, click on the following links; 

10-21-19 Route Changes
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